Kodagu or Coorg is a district in Karnataka, known for its lush green beauty and coffee estates. This district also has the famous Nagarahole Wildlife Sanctuary, home to elephants, bisons, tigers and deer. Talakaveri, the origin of River Kaveri the most prominent river of Southern India, is also located here.
Coorg Resorts – Fun with Friends and Family
Enjoy the beauty of Kodava country while staying at a Coorg Resort. There are many resorts here offering luxurious accommodations that offer panoramic views.
Orange County Resorts is one of the most famous resorts in Coorg. Located in over 300 acres of Coffee and Spice plantations, this resort is flanked by the Dubare reserve on one side and the Kaveri rover on the other side. The resort has 42 cottages in four categories:
Orange County Resorts has a Health Spa and an Ayurvedic Village where you can treat your mind and body in the age old Indian medical tradition. It has a multi-cuisine restaurant, the Granary. It has a bar and swimming pool and a conference hall. The facilities provided include 24-hour room service, cable TV, laundry-service etc.
Heritage Resort, opened in 2007, is in Monnangeri Village, Galibeedu.
Club Mahindra Kodagu Valley has 188 luxurious rooms in two types, Studio and Single Bedroom Apartments. The studio apartments can accommodate three people and the single bedroom apartment can accommodate four people or two couples. Each room has a dry kitchenette, sofa-cum-bed, double beds and TV. The resort has a multi-cuisine and vegetarian restaurant, a swimming pool, ayurvedic and fitness centers, conference halls and a travel desk among other facilities.
Coorg Tourism offers wildlife sanctuaries, waterfalls, and Talakaveri, the source of River Kaveri among other interesting destinations to look out for. Madikere is the district headquarters of Coorg. Madikere has the beautiful Omkareshwara Temple, Abbey Falls, Raja's Seat and other picnic spots.
Bangalore to Coorg
Coorg is located at a distance of 250 km from Bangalore, There are no direct trains to Coorg, and Coorg does not have an airport. State Highways 17 and 88 connect Coorg from Bangalore.
Coorg is a great place for a vacation. Surrounded by beautiful hills, coffee and spice plantations, and with three wildlife sanctuaries it gives you a great way to connect with nature.