(3000-4000 ft asl): (Karnataka) - Chikmagalur is
known for its Coffee and Spice Plantations.
Chikmagalur is situated about 3000 ft above sea
level and enjoys pleasant weather throughout the
and area around offers homestays and plantation
getaways that offer guests nature / activity
centric stay option. Chikmagalur is also home to
a few resorts that cater to luxury getaway
Stays could be anywhere upto 35 kms from
Chikmagalur in either direction.
of accommodation around Chikmagalur
Sringeri Route - 27
kms from Chikmagalur is Mudigere and the
area is directly connected if guests arrive
from Belur or Hassan.
a number of plantation homestays here. Flameback
Lodges a luxury getaway is situated
- Bhadra Route - This is the area
that is surrounded by Kemmanagundi on one
side and Bhadra Reservoir and reserve forest
around it on the other side.
Outskirts - Chikmagalur outskirts have a few
plantation stays / small resorts / adventure
oriented simple stay options (No TVs).
Luxury Resorts The
Serai and Gateway
are situated here.
Town - Couple of Homestays / Hotels are
situated here. Good for economy and
sightseeing centric guests.
Kemmanagundi (46 kms) is
a hill station and highest point around the
area and also a point guests visit while in
Budangiri Hills (20 kms) - Guests Visit the
Dargah of Baba Budangiri
Reserve (50 kms) - Reservoir on Bhadra
River. Bhadra national park has a wide range
of flora and fauna and good option for a day
excursion. From here guests can also
Lion and Tiger Safari and visits to the
Sakkrebyle Elephant camp.
Temple (80 kms) - Renowned Pilgrimage
destination at Horanadu.