Kemmangundi is a prominent hill station situated at an altitude of 1434 meters above sea level offers stunning perspectives of the valleys in the midst of mountain streams and lavish vegetation. Kemmangundi generally called as KR Hills, named after Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV, the king of Mysore. Hypnotized by the excellence of the spot, he made Kemmangundi as his summer retreat. Otherwise called Sri Krishnarajendra Hill, Kemmangundi is a flawless destination to spend excursions at relaxation.
Activities: Trekking, Mountain Trails etc.
Best Places to Visit:
Z Point: Z Point is a lofty ascent of around 45 minutes from Raj Bhavan. At the time of Sunrise, the view up from here is a different experience in itself. The all encompassing perspective of nature comprising rich green hills and forests is additionally a visual treat.
Kalhatti Falls: Kalahati Falls likewise called as the Kalahasti Falls and Kallathigiri Falls is located at a height of around 122 m. A temple of Veerabhadra, belonging to Vijayanagara period, lies close to the falls. It is a noteworthy destination here.
Rose Garden: Managed by the Horticultural Department of Karnataka, Rose Garden has several varieties of roses. The beauty of this picturesque Garden is just beyond someone imagination.
Mullayanagiri: Mullayanagiri is the tallest peak in the region offers scenic view of the surroundings and is renowned for the temple situated on the peak.
Shanti Falls: Shanti Falls is a sparkling waterfall offers shocking perspective against the backdrop of lavish green cover. The waterfall falls down to make a pool that is accepted to have exceptional medicinal qualities. The magnificence of the falls pulls in guests and trekkers alike who regularly regard the spot as a stopover before continuing their voyage towards Z Point .
Best Season to Visit: November to May