Chikmagalur Packages and experiences

Chikmagalur - The Land of the Younger Daughter

Situated within the Deccan plateau, Chikmagalur town belongs to the Malnad region of state and is one amongst the highest hill stations in state. The Western Ghats begin from this area. The Yagachi river is originated from the encompassing hills. Chikmagalur is known for its serene surroundings, lush inexperienced forests and tall mountains.

Not to be missed

Food - Akki Roti, Kakadu, Nendranga chips (Banana chips), Malanadu cuisine (known for its richness and spice), rice and fish curry
Activities - Relax, Trekking, Jeep drives, Adventure Sports
Places to see - Hirekolale Lake, Baba Budangiri, Mulliyangiri, Ayyanakere Lake, Belavadi, Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Manikyadhara Falls, Amruthapura, Horanadu and Kemmanagundi are the important tourist places in Chikmagalur

Weather

summer temperature ~31.6 °C
winter temperature ~17.2 °C

Sightseeing Points

Mullayanagiri

The highest peak in Karnataka is at Chikmagalur, known as the Mullayanagiri. The summit of this peak is approx to 2000 metres. This peak is hypothetically seem like a trekker’s yard. Mullayanagiri has wonderful trekking trails.

baba Budangiri (Datta Peeta)

Also called the Chandra Drona Parvatha, Datta Peeta has over a couple of high mountain rises. set within the baba Budan Giri range, this is often a preferred tourist destination. The mountain is named after the Muslim saint baba Budan. There are 3 caves here. 3 siddhas are obscured here. Siddhas are spiritual oracles. throughout the Deepavali or Diwali festival, a beacon is lighted. The beacon is placed here.

Kemmangundi

This hill station is set within the Tarikere Taluk. hill station is positioned at an altitude of around 1400 metres. conjointly called the Sri Krishnarajendra Hill Station, Kemmangundi was visited by kings as a summer move away centre. The Department of farming currently oversees and maintains this place. Given this reality, Kemmangundi could be a stunning and outstanding hill station.

Z point

Another fascinating place of definite visit is that the Z point. Being a viewpoint, you need to tramp up on a tending plane for close to an hour to get here. This is yet one more place to view the sunrise and sunset. Furthermore, find out more fun activities and things to do in Chikmaglur

Hebbe Falls

If you went uphill, then you require going downhill to the Hebbe Falls. 8 km from Raj Bhavan, these falls are two-tiered. Sliding from a height of over 150 metres, the falls are a view to remember and cherish.

Kallathi Falls

You can also visit the Kallathi Falls, found about 10 km from the hill station. These falls have religious significance.

Ballalarayanadurga Hill

Bounded by scenic estates with the Ballalarayanadurga Hill as the backdrop, this homestay in Chikmagalur creates as a perfect adventure for domestic as well as international travellers. Be it the families travelling with or without their kids, couples longing for pleasant moments, corporate guests or the groups of friend and backpackers, this holiday home is ideal for all!

Heritage Stay in Mudigere

Nail in the wholesome natural world enamoured by the coffee plantations with its comfortable aroma spread over Jaladarshini near Mudigere in Mysore. This 2 days one night keep within the homestay provides the most spectacular opportunity to roam in the amazing coffee plantations, lush green forest where peacocks and deer are in good numbers.

Scenic crown

Enjoy the spectacular scenery of hills encircled with waterfalls, lush green forests, rivers in Attigundi close to Chikmagaluru.

Food

Akki Roti, Kakadu, Nendranga chips (Banana chips), Malanadu cuisine (known for its richness and spice), rice and fish curry

Flora

lush and rich coffee plantation are a must experience.

Fauna

It's home to thousands of birds and animals including peacocks and deer.

Distance from important airport cities India

Distance between Bangalore and Chikmagalur - 250 km
Distance between Mangalore and Chikmagalur - 157 km
Distance between Mysore and Chikmagalur - 175 km
Distance between Goa and Chikmagalur - 496 km
Distance between Kochi and Chikmagalur - 554 km
Distance between Trivandrum and Chikmagalur - 991 km
Distance between Kozhikode and Chikmagalur - 350 km
Distance between Chennai and Chikmagalur - 576 km
Distance between Coimbatore and Chikmagalur - 383 km
Distance between Madurai and Chikmagalur - 708 km
Distance between Salem and Chikmagalur - 439 km

Itinerary

11N2D Chikmagalur 1N2D

Day 1 - Visit Mullayanagiri Peak - Jhari Waterfalls (Buttermilk Falls) - Bababudangiri Peak and Hebbe Falls - Check-in to stay
Day 2 - Check-out stay -- Visit Ayyanakere Lake -- Coffee Museum -- Hoysala Temple (Near Belur) -- Return to Bangalore

2N3D Chikmagalur 2N3D

Day 1 - Visit Mullayanagiri Peak - Jhari Waterfalls (Buttermilk Falls) - Bababudangiri Peak and Hebbe Falls - Check-in to stay
Day 2 - Visit Kudremukh National Park - Kadambi Falls - Hirekolale Lake - Back to stay
Day 3 - Check-out stay -- Visit Ayyanakere Lake -- Coffee Museum -- Hoysala Temple (Near Belur) -- Return to Bangalore