Coorg or Kodagu the treasure hidden in the Western Ghats is a beautiful and fascinating district in Karnataka. The region is a great place to spend your honeymoon days as it has got pleasant weather throughout the year.
This hill station is a place blessed by nature. There are many waterfalls, rivers, and coffee & tea plantations. It is called the Kashmir of the South or the Scotland of the South.
Waterfalls like Abbey Falls and Irupu Falls are breathtakingly beautiful and worth visiting.
Abbey Falls is located only 8 km from the district headquarters Madikeri or Mercara. The waterfall is the part of the river Kaveri which flows through the state.
The picturesque roaring waterfall is located between beautiful coffee and spice plantations and thick vegetation. Best time to visit is during the monsoonIrupu Falls is another major attraction of the district. It is located some 80 km from Madikeri and 31 Km from Thirunelli in the neighboring district of Wayanad.
It is also located in the middle of a forest but is accessible to tourists. It is also a pilgrimage spot as the famous temple Rameshwara temple is situated on the way to the falls.
Irupu Falls comes to its full capacity during the monsoon. So Kodagu or Coorg is the ideal place to spend your honeymoon.
You can also visit the Tibetan Buddhist Golden temple, Nagarahole National Park, and Talakaveri while in Kodagu.
As it is a hill station there are many resorts and hotels which offer comfortable accommodation. The nearest airports are Mangalore and Bengaluru airports which are 160 km and 265 km away from Coorg.
The district is well connected by road and you will get KSRTC deluxe buses from Mangalore, Mysore, and Bengaluru. The nearest railway station is Mysore which is around 105 km away from Coorg.