Tourist Places in Coorg

Places to Visit in Coorg

Coorg - #3 of 97 in Karnataka |
Coorg Average Rating - 5.8/7 1 based on 18917 Ratings

Coorg is mostly preferred by travellers from Bangalore, Chennai. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Coorg is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Group. The best season or months to visit places in Coorg are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December. There are 43 tourist places in Coorg, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Coorg can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Coorg for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Coorg Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Coorg, browse through photos & pictures, explore Coorg using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Coorg, which are great places to visit, are Barapole Rafting, Tadiandamol Peak, Tibetian Monastery, Valnur Fishing Camp, Chomamale Hill. Coorg can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Coorg Tourist Places



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Abbi Falls, Coorg
  • Type: Water Fall
Abbi Falls, Coorg
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5.4 / 7 1
217 Ratings & 159 Reviews
Abbi Falls is located around 8 km away from the town of Madikeri, in the mountains of the Western Ghats. Nestled between a private coffee plantations and spice estates, this waterfall descends into the Cauvery River. Just opposite the fall, there is a hanging bridge, which can... Read More »
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Dubare Elephant Camp, Coorg
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
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Dubare Elephant Camp, Coorg
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5.4 / 7 1
133 Ratings & 104 Reviews
Dubare Elephant Camp, which is located near Madikeri, is a famous elephant training camp. The deciduous forests of Dubare are home to several species of wild animals and birds. Asiatic Elephants, sambhar and the spotted deer are among some of the animals that can be easily... Read More »
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Nisargadhama Forest, Coorg
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4.8 / 7 1
123 Ratings & 85 Reviews
"Not upto the hype"3 weeks ago "Nature trail"1 month ago
Raja\'s Seat, Coorg
  • Type: View point
  • Entry: Paid
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Raja's Seat, Coorg
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5.3 / 7 1
89 Ratings & 73 Reviews
Raja's Seat is a seasonal garden of flowers and artificial fountains, which is one of the major tourist attractions in Coorg District. Surrounded by several high and low-rise mountains, this garden was once the favourite place of the King of Kodagu. He used to spend time with... Read More »
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Namdroling Monastery (Little Tibet), Coorg
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6.0 / 7 1
61 Ratings & 45 Reviews
Namdroling Monastery belongs to Sangha Community, where Buddha’s preachings are preserved intact for worldwide propagation. This monastery was founded by His Holiness, Pema Norbu Rinpoche. Home to 5000 monks and nuns, this monastery is known as a centre for pure... Read More »
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Omkareshwara Temple, Coorg
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5.4 / 7 1
40 Ratings & 28 Reviews
Omkareshwara Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva that was built by Linga Rajendra II in 1820. With central dome and four turrets at the corners, this temple reflects the Muhammadan style of architecture. According to the local belief, the king killed a Brahmin in order to fulfil... Read More »
"Good temple"3 weeks ago "Big pond, small and nice temple"3 months ago
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Iruppu Falls, Coorg
  • Type: Water Fall
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Iruppu Falls, Coorg
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6.1 / 7 1
38 Ratings & 28 Reviews
Iruppu Falls is a fresh water cascade, which is located in Coorg district of Karnataka. This fall originates from the Lakshmana Tirtha River, which is the tributary of Cauvery River. Owing to this, the fall is renowned as the Lakshmana Tirtha Falls. From these falls, visitors... Read More »
"Amazing place to visit"3 weeks ago "Good Falls"3 weeks ago
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Mandalpatti, Coorg
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6.5 / 7 1
40 Ratings & 24 Reviews
Mandalpatti is a viewpoint, which is located at a distance of about 35 km from Madikeri town. Tourists can reach the 600 metres high point through the coffee plantations.  Read More »
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Bylakuppe, Coorg
  • Type: Heritage Site
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Bylakuppe, Coorg
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5.9 / 7 1
34 Ratings & 22 Reviews
Bylakuppe, which is situated on the state highway 88, is the second largest Tibetan settlement outside Tibet. This settlement came up in 1960s, when a large number of Tibetan refugees settled here due to Chinese aggression. The area is dotted with monasteries, out of which... Read More »
"Peace in Valley"4 weeks ago "Clean &well maintained"2 months ago
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Nagarhole Park, Coorg
  • Type: National Park
  • Entry: Paid
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Nagarhole Park, Coorg
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5.3 / 7 1
37 Ratings & 22 Reviews
Nagarhole National Park, which is also known as the Rajiv Gandhi National Park, is located between Coorg and Mysore district. Spread over an area of 643 square kilometres, this park protects the wildlife of Karnataka. The main trees that can be found in the park are rosewood,... Read More »
"Not worth the visit"3 weeks ago "Nice to visit"1 month ago
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Tibetian Monastery, Coorg
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Ranked 11 of 43
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6.3 / 7 1
24 Ratings & 19 Reviews
"Peaceful place"2 months ago "Excellent place, quiet and calm"2 months ago
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Bhagamandala, Coorg
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5.8 / 7 1
29 Ratings & 16 Reviews
Bhagamandala, the sacred place for Hindus, is situated at the confluence of Cauvery River and Kanika River. Another river called Sujyothi is believed to join the confluence underground. As per Hindu rituals, pilgrims dip in the river and perform rituals for their ancestors.... Read More »
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Madikeri Fort, Coorg
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4.8 / 7 1
23 Ratings & 15 Reviews
Madikeri Fort was built in the last quarter of the 17th century by Muddu Raja. Originally made of mud, this fort was rebuilt in granite by Tippu Sultan, who rechristened it as Jaffarabad. Later in 1812-1814, the fort was reconstructed in mortar and brick by Linga Rajendra... Read More »
"The place is so so"3 months ago "Historic architecture but..."Jun 25, 2015
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Cauvery Nisargadhama, Coorg
  • Type: Picnic Spot
  • Entry: Paid
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Cauvery Nisargadhama, Coorg
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5.5 / 7 1
22 Ratings & 15 Reviews
Cauvery Nisargadhama is an island created by a cluster of islets formed by Cauvery River. Situated 30 km away from Madikeri, this island is a popular picnic spot that features lush foliage of bamboo groves, sandalwood and teak trees. Spread over an area of 2, 58,998 sq. m,... Read More »
"Nice Sightseeing place"2 months ago "Good and calm place"Jul 4, 2015
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Chelavara Falls, Coorg
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5.8 / 7 1
15 Ratings & 9 Reviews
Chelavara Falls is one of the most beautiful falls in Coorg, which is located about 26 km away from Madikeri. This fall is popularly known as the Embepare, which means Tortoise Rock in the colloquial language. From the waterfall, visitors can view the water gushing through the... Read More »
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Mallalli Falls, Coorg
  • Type: Water Fall
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Mallalli Falls, Coorg
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5.6 / 7 1
12 Ratings & 8 Reviews
Mallalli Falls, which is situated in the foothills of Pushpagiri, is known as one of the most beautiful water falls in Coorg. The origin of the fall lies at the point where Kumaradhara River takes plunge over 200 feet. Monsoon season is the best time to visit the fall, when... Read More »
"Pristine waterfalls"2 months ago "Dangerous falls"Jul 4, 2015
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Dubare Reserve Forest, Coorg
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
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Dubare Reserve Forest, Coorg
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Ranked 17 of 43
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5.4 / 7 1
12 Ratings & 7 Reviews
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Brahmagiri peak, Coorg
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6.8 / 7 1
9 Ratings & 5 Reviews
One of the most fascinating temples is the majestic Bhangandeshwara temple which has a Kerala style of architecture. It is situated at the convergence of the underground rivers, Sujyoti, Cauvery and Kanike. The temple has a copper roof with the exterior intricately carved with... Read More »
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Gaddige, Coorg
  • Type: Tomb
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Gaddige, Coorg
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Ranked 19 of 43
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5.5 / 7 1
12 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Gaddige, which is also known as Gadduge, is the tombs of King Virarajendra, Linga Rajendra and one of their court priests. This tomb was built in the 18th century in the northern corner of Coorg. Two tombs that are dedicated to the soldiers of the king are also located in the... Read More »
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Nalknad Palace, Coorg
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5.8 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Nalknad Palace is located on the foot of Tadiyandamol Hills, which is the highest peak in Madikeri. Built by Dodda Virarajendra in 1792, this palace originally was property of Hindu King Langaraja. This double storied building served as a hunting lodge for the Kodava kings.... Read More »
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