Madikeri the hill town of Karnataka renowned as the ‘Scotland of India’ offers stunning view of the entire region. The This place is additionally celebrated by the name Mercara acclaimed for its normal quality. The pleasant aura and lovely beautiful perspectives adds more emanations to its picturesque excellence. Plus, the River Kaveri make this place even more heavenly.
Activities: Boating, Hiking, Trekking, Rappelling, Fishing and Angling, River Rafting, elephant camping etc.
Best Places to Visit:
Dubare Elephant Camp: Dubare Elephant Camp offers unique way to experience untamed life. The elephant camp here offers guests a hands-on experience with the giants of the forest. A very important destination amid your outing to Madikeri.
Omkareshwar Temple: The Omkareshwara Temple built by the Linga Rajendra II in 1820 is a beautiful and exotic temple. Here, the combination of Catholic, Gothic, Islamic and Keralite styles of Architecture can be seen at a single place.
Madikeri Fort: Madikeri Fort celebrated for its architectural excellence was first built by Mudduraja in the last quarter of the seventeenth century offers radiant perspective. The King had additionally developed a mud royal palace inside the fortress premises. The walls of the stronghold connotes the strength of the British individuals over the fort.
Raja’s Seat: Raja’s Seat is the most magnificent spot in South India offers stunning perspective of green valleys, towering hills, studded with paddy fields. The rulers viewed the sunsets with their consorts from here. The road to Mangalore offers the most scenic perspective which resembles a curved ribbon in the valley.
Abbey Falls: Located in the midst of lavish coffee vegetation, Abbey Falls or Abbi Falls is a amazing waterfall falling from a height of 70 feet and gives a heavenly vista. During the British time, the Abbey Falls used to be known as Jessie waterfall in the memory of Jessie, the girl of Madikeri best Captain.
Some other tourist destinations are: Talakaveri, Bhagamandala Temple, Raja’s Tomb, Cauvery Nisarqadhama etc.
Best Season to Visit: Throughout the year