Coorg is a place promises an enchanting vacation to each and every one. Imagine relaxing amidst best of natural setting, lush greenery greeting you as soon as you enters the district. Located in the Western Ghats of the Sahyadri Mountains in South Western Karnataka, Coorg presents its tourists with breathtaking scenic beauty along with pleasant atmosphere away from the hustle bustle of day to day lives.
Coorg is often called as “Kashmir of Karnataka”. Also referred as the “Scotland of India”, Coorg presents its tourists with umpteen numbers of holidaying options varying from waterfalls to three wildlife sanctuaries and one national park to rivers to adventurous trekking routes to caves to temples to forts to museums.
We at Holidays DNA with our extensive range of exciting Coorg Tour Packages from Coimbatore, ensure that you have an awesome time while in Coorg as we take care of almost everything related to travelling. Our travel executive take personal interest and design special tour packages for each one of you after taking into consideration your specific demands and requirements.
Coorg is a refreshing break from the pollution and crowd of the city life. A trip to Coorg from Coimbatore is the best way to rejuvenate your-self for the struggle of daily lives. It has pleasant climate throughout the year, the average temperature of Coorg is between 20 to 25 degrees all around the year. However, nights in Coorg are generally cold so do carry some light woollens on your trip to Coorg.
Surrounded by Dakshina Kannada District in the Northwest, the Hassan District in the North, the Mysore District in the East, the Kannur District of Kerala State in the Southwest, and the Wayanad District of Kerala in the South, the district of Coorg is spread across an area of 4,150 sq. km.
With our Coorg packages, we take care of all your travel aspects and make sure you return with life-cherishing memories. We offer all inclusive Coorg packages from Coimbatore with inclusions like cab, hotel, breakfast, sightseeing transfers, airport transfers, etc.. Coorg not just offer amazing natural setting comprising of huge expanses of coffee estates and rich flora and fauna but also has colourful lifestyle, unique traditional and cultural practices along with delicious Coorg cuisine. The areas is vastly covered with plantation of various spices as well such as cardamom filling the air with refreshing smell.
Tourist won’t have any problem commuting while on their Coorg trip, in spite of not having a railway station or airport, Coorg is well connected with Coimbatore. It enjoys proximity with many cities and towns which in turn connect it to Coimbatore making it easier for tourists to travel. Coorg is 320 kms away from Coimbatore, 120 km away from Mysore, 155 km away from Hasan, 135 km away from Mangalore and 250 km from Bengaluru.
The nearest domestic airports to Coorg are Bajpe Airport in Mangalore and Kozhikode Airport (131 km) and the nearest international airports are Bengaluru International Airport and Chennai International Airport. Mangalore, Hassan, Mysore and Thalassery are the nearby railway heads.
The best time to visit Coorg is during the months of October to May. This time is best for outdoor activities and sightseeing. Months of June to September are good for indoor activities. If you not much into adventurous sports and like to just relax in a comfortable setting this is the time for you to visit. There are many important Coorg festivals like Mercara Dasara and Cauvery Sankramana are celebrated during the month of Coorg and thus add on to your Coorg trip if visit during this month.
Travelling is an activity we all love to do which becomes even more enjoyable if it's hassle free. Imagine yourself basking in the beauty of a hill station like Coorg and enjoying your time to the maximum without having to worry about arrangements. From honeymoon to family holiday, from a planned Coorg tour to a last minute trip, our varied kinds of Coimbatore to Coorg packages cater to everyone.
Reaching Coorg from Coimbatore
For travelling to Coorg from Coimbatore tourists can opt from the following choices:
Reaching Coorg by Rail from Coimbatore:
At Coorg you will not find any railway station and thus one needs to travel to the nearest by railway junctions such as Mysore and Mangalore. There is direct train between Mangalore junction and Coimbatore. One can also travel to Palakkad which is also well connected to Coimbatore via rail. From these places, one can take a bus or hire a taxi to Coorg.
You can go via train Madgaon Express which runs from Coimbatore Junction to Mangalore Junction. From Mangalore, you are required to go by road.
There is another rail routes which you can take. Tourists can also go train from Coimbatore to Palakkad which will take approximately 1 hour. And Palakkad, you can go via bus or taxi to Coorg that will again take close to 5 hours. This route is not usually recommended.
Reaching Coorg by Road from Coimbatore:
From Coimbatore, there are many direct buses which go to Coorg. One can choose from luxury buses and state buses, based on their budget and convenience. And if you like travel on your own, we can arrange a cab for you or you can hire a taxi or travel by your own car. The distance between the two places is approximately 320 km. It will take close to 6 hours and 40 minutes to reach Coorg from Coimbatore.
If you are travelling via NH 209 and Mysore-Madikeri Road which is almost 322 km, it will take you slightly more than 6 hours. If you travel via NH 67, the time to reach Coorg will be around 6 hours 40 minutes. Same amount of time is required to travel via SH 164 which is approximately 347 km.
For travelling to Coorg from Coimbatore, this is the common route which is take covering these places:
Coimbatore - Ganeshapuram - Punjaipuliampatti - Sathyamangalam - Hasanur - Chikkahole - Chamrajnagar - Nanjangud - Mysore - Coorg.