Morritt Farm Holidays is a 100 year old working Farm-Stay located at Kolar Gold Fields, 90 kms from Bangalore (Karnataka,
India) on the Bangalore - Tirupati Route.
Set amidst a working farm, Morritt Farm Holidays offers
a glimpse of a relaxed country life with all the comforts of a modern hotel. While
adults can relax, there is enough activities for kids to stay interested
a famous Gold mining town and home to interesting places such as:
European Bungalows and Mining Shafts
Bangaru Chikka Tirupathi and Kotilingeshwara (having 108 ft Linga,
world's tallest Shiva Linga)
(Birth Place of Hyder Ali)
expanse of Grasslands with their rich flora and fauna (like the
Fishing: Fishing at the Farm Dam
Organic Farming Demonstration: Preparing the Fields for sowing
Farming Activities: Power Tilling Demo, Banana Plantation Tour, OUTSIDE THE FARM
Black-Buck Safari: Black Bucks at Maneka Gandhi Black Buck Foundation
Trekking: Markandeya Betta
Mining Tour: First Gold Mining Town in India with Deepest Mining Shaft in the World.
Heritage Tour: Koti-Linga(1 Crore Lingas), Budikote (Hyder Ali's Birth Place)
Bethmangala (100yr old water Filteration Unit)
: Tirupati : 135 kms
: Bangalore > K.R.
Puram > Hoskote > Kolar > Right Turn after
railway level crossing > Bangarpet > Bharath
Nagar > Bethamangala
Road > 500 Mtrs (Look for Morritt Farm Holidays Sign
Board) > Turn Left for Morritt Farm Holidays.
Kolar is an ex-Bangalore
weekend getaway and visited as a part of itinerary between Karnataka,
Tamilnadu and Tirupati.