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A Visual Guide to Exploring the Best of Coorg in 48 Hours

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Nestled against the lush green hills of Western Ghats, the land of Kodavas is known for its pleasant climate and enthralling landscapes. Here’s a specially curated list of things to do and places to see in Coorg in 2 days.

A Visual Guide to Exploring the Best of Coorg in 48 Hours:

  1. Coorg (Karnataka)

1. Namdroling monastery - visit the golden temple of Bylakuppe

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Vikas Rana shot this in Coorg

“Located in Kushalnagar near Coorg, this monastery is a large teaching establishment for Buddhist monks. It is a beautiful place with Buddhist flags fluttering all around. It is best to visit the place during prayer time, which is a great experience. The chants of the monks in the cavernous prayer hall create an atmosphere of serenity.” shares HolidayIQ reviewer Pooja Bisht.

2. Harangi Dam - enjoy the scenic beauty of the Harangi backwaters

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Ipsa das shot this in Coorg

“Harangi dam is located after crossing Kushalnagar. It's about 10 km from Kushalnagar town. You can get a passes to walk on the dam but however, you can watch the amazing scene of water flowing out from the dam gate.” shares HolidayIQ reviewer Bhavan Kochana.

3. Nisargadhama - try elephant rides and boating at the park

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Ipsa Das shot this in Coorg

“It is really an enjoyable place for kids. Boat riding and walking in the midst of forest, and elephant riding with a glance of the river. Wow! Amazing! It could have been better if we had much more time to spend there. A truly unforgettable place.” shares HolidayIQ reviewer Magesh Sanjeev.

4. Mandalpatti - watch the mesmerizing sunset from the viewpoint

Mandalpatti - watch the mesmerizing sunset from the viewpointsource: HolidayIQ reviewer Yogee Raghavendra shot this in Coorg

“This place was so beautiful, I wish I could stay there forever. Away from the chaos of the city, soaking calming vibes, cool breeze touching your soul ; if you have ever felt or are well aware with the above words, this is one of the best place to be in.” shares HolidayIQ reviewer Ashutosh Singh.

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5. Omkareshwara temple - visit the Coorg’s oldest temple

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Ipsa Das shot this in Coorg

“This temple is very famous in Coorg and is also one of the oldest temples. This temple has it's own stories that date back to ancient times. People do conduct marriages in this temple. It's has a lake inside the temple and friendly fishes in it.” shares HolidayIQ reviewer Nishitha K n.

6. Abbi falls - watch the cascading beauty of river Kaveri

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Jibran Bhat shot this in Coorg

“Natural milky water gushing down offers a spectacular view. It is advisable to visit the place around sunrise if you want "the experience". It's around 20 km from Coorg. The abbey falls is located approximately 700m from main entrance.” shares HolidayIQ reviewer Sonal Singh.

7. Raja’s Seat - spend time at the garden of Kodagu kings

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Ipsa Das shot this in Coorg

“To start with, the garden is simply spectacular. The gardening is simply awesome. There is a terrace from where you get to have the spectacular view of the Kodagu valley. If you visit around sunset time you can enjoy the charming musical fountains.” shares HolidayIQ reviewer Mandira Prakash.

The views above are collated from opinions expressed by travellers on www.holidayiq.com

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