Raja's Seat Coorg Entry Fee
- 5 per person Park entry fee
- 20 per person for Toy Train ride
- 40 Parking fee
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Raja's Seat Coorg Address: Near Rajadarshan Hotel, Raja Seat Road, Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka, 571201, India
One of the popular tourist spots, Raja seat literally means “Seat of the Kings”. Located in the town of Madikeri, it is a beautiful place presenting a refreshing setting and soothing environment.
The place is called as Raja’s Seat because it was the place where Coorg’s kings used to visit and enjoy the scenic beauty around. The sunset and sunrise make for a mesmerising view which is worth captivating in your cameras.
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It is the perfect setting to relax and admire the breathtaking view of the surrounding areas. Lush greenery with a calm environment and golden streams of sunlight makes for a picture perfect setting.
Having an early morning with your loved ones and enjoying the scenic beauty is something very simple but for sure a moment worth remembering.
The place along with a wonderful park has a Gandhi Mantap to its left. The Gandhi Mantap is the place where remains of Mahatma Gandhi have been kept.
There is an area for children’s amusement as well making it a perfect place for family outing. The toy train which goes around the raja seat attracts not just children but adults as well.Inside the train, along with having a look at the beauty around, one can also enjoy delicious snacks.
Along with Raja’s Seat, Madikeri Fort, Omkareshwara temple and Abbey Falls/Abbi Falls are few other places which are popular tourist spots in Madikeri.
Things to do at Raja’s Seat
- Stroll in the garden with your loved ones and spend some time amidst greenery and blooming flowers
- Witness sunrise or sunset and capture the beautiful moments with golden hues
- Enjoy toy train ride, if coming with kids
- Witness musical fountain in the evenings as it dances to the tunes of foot tapping music
- Take photographs to capture the beautiful valley, flowers, and mist laden mountain ranges
Entry Fee and Timings of Raja’s Seat
You need to pay a minimal amount of INR 5 to visit Raja’s seat. To enjoy the toy train ride, you need to pay an additional fee of INR 20. Raja’s seat timings are from 5:30 am to 8 pm with musical fountain timings being 7 pm on weekdays and 6:45 pm to 7:20 pm on weekends.
Best Time to Visit Raja’s Seat
October to March is considered as the best time to visit Raja’s seat as this is the time when flowers bloom and the garden looks more beautiful. It is better to visit it during weekdays as it becomes crowded on weekends. Visit it in the early morning or in the evening to enjoy sunrise or sunset views.
How to Reach Raja’s Seat
Raja’s Seat is located within Madikeri town. The place is easily accessible by auto rickshaws or private cab from top car rental companies in Coorg. Here are the different ways to reach Coorg:
By Air: Mysore airport and Mangalore airport are the nearest airports to Coorg. From there, you can hire a cab to reach Coorg comfortably.
By Rail: There is no railway station at Coorg. The nearest railway stations are located at Hassan, Kasaragod, and Kannur. From there, one can reach Coorg either by bus or cab.
By Road: Coorg is well connected to nearby cities and towns by road. Several public and private buses ply from major cities of Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu to Coorg on a daily basis.
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