Tour to Coorg (also known as Madikeri) is something that will refresh you for sure. Often called as the “Scotland of India”, Coorg promises an enchanting vacation amidst best of natural settings and a refreshing and soothing climate. It is situated in the Western Ghats of the Sahyadri Mountains in South Western Karnataka and enjoys a good location.
Coorg Tourism, a division of Holidays DNA, helps you in planning your Coorg tour. Our Coorg tour packages from Hyderabad city makes it even much easier for you to travel to this hill station and enjoy its serene surroundings. Our Coorg tour packages include a wide range of choices such as honeymoon tour packages, Coorg family packages, etc.
Many cities and towns are located quite close which in turn connects Coorg to rest of the world and country via airways, road and railways. Some of the cities located close-by are Mysore which is 120 km away, Hasan is155 km away, Mangalore is 135 km away and Bengaluru is 250 km away from Coorg.
As you enter Madikeri / Coorg, you will be greeted with huge expanses of coffee estates and other spices like cardamom which filling the air with their aroma. The land of Coorg which is spread across an area of 4,150 sq. km, boasts of rich fauna and fauna. This can be seen from the fact that Coorg has three wildlife sanctuaries namely Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary, Talakaveri Wildlife Sanctuary and Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary and one national park namely Nagarahole or Rajiv Gandhi National Park.
Along with these, there are many other brilliant nature forms to mesmerise in Coorg varying from waterfalls to dense forests to rivers to caves to some architecturally excellent places like temples and forts to museums presenting a look into the past and its heritage. Tour to Coorg is not just for nature lovers. Coorg offers varied kinds of holidaying options catering to all kinds of tourists and their choices.
There are many places for sightseeing with our Coorg tour packages from Hyderabad. Some of the popular tourist spots in Coorg are Raja seat, Madikeri fort, Omkareshwar temple, Gadduge, Abbey falls, Dubare Elephant Camp, Bylakuppe Tibetan Settlement and Golden Temple, Nisargadhama, Talacauvery, Bhagamandala and many more.
With our Hyderabad to Coorg packages, one can go for various adventurous activities and add some excitement and thrill in his/her Coorg tour. Some of the outdoor activities that one can go for are Trekking, Bird watching, Angling, Golf, River Rafting, Jungle Safaris and Quad Biking.
The pleasant environment of the Coorg throughout the year and thus makes it feasible for tourists to visit as per their convenience. The place enjoys an average temperature which is between 20 to 25 degrees all-round the year making it possible for tourists to plan their tour to Coorg at any time of the year. However the best time to visit the district is between the months of October to May and June to September. Holidays DNA can provide you with Coorg tour packages from 2 days to even 7 days from Hyderabad.
Once at Coorg, you must try out its local cuisine which is sure to pamper your taste-buds in the best way possible. Some of the delicacies that you can try are Kadumbuttu (Rice Dumplings) Koli Curry (Chicken Curry) Nool Puttu (Rice Noodles) Bamboo Shoot Curry (Bamboo Shoot Curry) Votti (Rice Roti). Along with all these, you will find wide range of accommodation facilities to choose from and all kinds of necessary modern amenities. Thus, your Coorg tour is unlikely to disappoint you in any way.
The “Kashmir of Karnataka”, the hill station of Coorg is one of the best places in India to beat the unbearable hotness of summer. Refreshing atmosphere with lush greenery all around, Coorg in the Western Ghats of the Sahyadri Mountains of Southern Karnataka is a place is a perfect holidaying spot for all kinds of tourists catering to their varying requirements and preferences.
How to reach Coorg from Hyderabad
To reach the hill station of Coorg from Hyderabad, one needs to cover a distance of approximately 806 km which takes close to 12 hours and 40 minutes by road.
Reach Coorg by Flight from Hyderabad:
As the hill station of Coorg doesn’t have an airport, one need to take a flight Hyderabad to the nearest domestic airport which is the Mangalore airport. The nearest international airports are in Bangalore and Chennai as well. And from these airports, tourists can hire a taxi or board a bus to Madikeri as per their convenience and budget limit.
Reach Coorg by Train from Hyderabad:
Coorg doesn’t have a railway station as well so you are required to take a train from Hyderabad to the nearest railway junctions which are Mysore and Mangalore Junction. The city of Hyderabad is connected to the Mysore Junction. The train Jp Mysore Express runs from from Kacheguda, Hyderabad to the Mysore Junction.
Reach Coorg by Road from Hyderabad:
Tourists will not find any problem finding road transportation between Hyderabad and Coorg as there are umpteen numbers of services between these two destinations. It will take you almost 14 hours to reach Coorg. Both taxis and buses are available for tourists to choose from.
If you are going via Bangalore, the distance is approximately 830 km while via Raichur, Bellary the distance is 780 Km.
The common route which one can take from Hyderabad to Coorg covering mostly these areas:
Hyderabad - Buthpur - Pebberu - Devarabanda - Gooty - Rudrampeta - Gutturu - Sugur - Kudur - Ramanathapura - Suntikoppa – Coorg.
Another route that one can take from Hyderabad to Coorg is
Hyderabad-Bengaluru-Mysore -Hunasuru-Madikeri (Coorg)