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Around Chikmagalur
Around Chikmagalur
Around Chikmagalur
Around Chikmagalur
Mullayanagiri (Photo Courtesy: Sujaykulkarnisujay)
Manikyadhara Falls (photo courtesy: Sampigesrini)

Chikmagalur is a popular plantation getaway for guests offering a coffee plantation and reserve forest backdrop while offering a comprehensive nature centric experience.



Summarised Itinerary
  • Day-1 Arrrival at Chikmagular.
  • Day-2 In and around Chikmagalur
  • Day-3 Departure
Sightseeing Summary

Chikmagalur - Mullayanagiri (22.00 kms), Kemmanagundi Hills (50.00 kms)

Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Arrival - Mangalore Departure - Mangalore
Best Season to Travel
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Popular Extensions to the Itinerary

Additional night in Chikmagalur is recommended for more relaxed and rejuvenative experience.

  • Mangalore to Chikmagalur -152 kms (4 hrs)
  • Chikmagalur to Mangalore -152 kms (4 hrs)

Mangalore - Chikmagalur(2) - Mangalore

Detailed Itinerary

Day-1 Arrrival at Chikmagular. Arrival at Chikmagalur. Chikmagalur is a renowned nature centric destination having Coffee Plantations and reserve forests around.

Day-2 In and around Chikmagalur Enjoy activities such as trekking and Coffee Plantation walks. Visit Mullayanagiri (highest Peak) and Kemmanagudi (Hill station and view point).

Day-3 Departure Depart for onward journey.

Detailed Sightseeing

Chikmagalur :

  • Mullayanagiri - Mullayanagiri is the highest peak in Karnataka and is the highest peak between the Himalayas and the Nilgiris. Mullayanagiri is a popular trekking route.

  • Kemmanagundi Hills - Kemmannugundi (4200 ft asl) (also known as Sri Krishnarajendra Hill Station) is a hill station near Chikmagalur characterised by cascades, mountain streams and valleys views. Popular day visit ex-Chikmagalur.

Destination Overview

Mangalore - Mangalore is a port and the largest town on coastal Karnataka it is the 2nd largest town in Karnataka. Mangalore is access point for Coastal Karnataka, Coorg, Chikmagalur, Hindu / Jain Pilgrimage and North Kerala.

Chikmagalur - Chikmangalur is a popular getaway and known for its Coffee and Spice Plantations

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  • Mangalore to Chikmagalur -152 kms (4 hrs)
  • Chikmagalur to Mangalore -152 kms (4 hrs)

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Travel Ideas incorporated in the itinerary

Chikmagalur Getaway

Chikmagalur (3500 ft asl) is an area renowned for Coffee plantations, activity centric resorts, more

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  • Mangalore to Chikmagalur -152 kms (4 hrs)
  • Chikmagalur to Mangalore -152 kms (4 hrs)

Expert Speak

Chikmagalur is a hugely popular getaway for guests ex-Bangalore and ex-Mangalore. Plantation Bungalow stay is recommended for guests looking to experience a comprehensive plantation experience.

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