Coorg also known as switzerland
Best Tourist Places in Coorg
Coorg is a beautiful hilly district of Indian state Karnataka. Which is located on the eastern slopes of Western Ghats.
Best Places to Visit in Coorg
- Abbey Falls:
Abbey Falls is located almost 10 kilometres away from Madikeri town. And is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Coorg. The 70 feet high waterfalls and its lush green surroundings are the most spectacular locations of Western Ghats.
- Madekeri Fort:
Madekeri Fort built in the 17thcentury by Muddu Raja using mud, the structure was rebuilt by Tipu Sultan granite. Life size stone elephants are seen at the entrance.
- Namdorling Monastery:
The temple got its name “Golden” because of the golden work done on every painting. It is a typical Tibetan monastery. The monastery presided over by an 18 m.-high gold –plated Buddha.
- Iruppu Falls:
Iruppu Falls is located in the Brahmagiri Mountain Range, in the Kodagu district of Karnataka. From Iruppu Falls go to Madikeri Fort. It is a 17th century fort built by Muddu Raja using mud. The ancient structure was rebuilt by Tipu Sultan in granite.
- Tadiandamol Peak :
Tadiandamol is the highest mountain peak in Coorg located at an elevation of 1748m. The view from the top of this hill is unparalleled. Most tourist interested in trecking are drawn to this place as the journey is difficult, but the view from the top, unparalleled.
- Talakaveri : Talakavery is the origin of the river Kaveri and is located on the Brahmagiri hill in Kodagu district, Karnataka. It is located at 1,276 m. above the sea level. The origin of the kaveri river and has water throughout the year.
- Mallalli Falls:
The stunning milky white waterfalls, lies in the northern region of Kodagu district in the south-western Indian State Karnataka. The Kumaradhara River is the main water source for this water fall.