Coorg, a picturesque destination located in the south Indian state of Karnataka. Nestled among the green hills of the Western Ghats, Coorg provides the idyllic settings for a relaxing holiday. Known for its lush green landscapes, unspoiled nature and coffee plantations, Coorg has emerged as a popular weekend getaway destination for the city folks. Commonly called Kodagu in the local language Kannada, Coorg has earned the sobriquet, Coffee Bowl of India due to its vast coffee cultivation, which accounts for almost 30% of the country’s entire coffee production.
The economy of Coorg is dependent on agriculture, forestry and plantations, along with tourism. As a result, Coorg is regarded as one of the most thriving districts of Karnataka. Head quartered at Madikeri, Coorg has a plethora of attraction to offer for the tourists. Apart from the coffee estates, Coorg is also famous for production of honey. Kakkabe in Coorg is the largest producer of honey in entire south Asia. One of the major places of interest in Coorg includes an ancient temple named Omkareshwara Temple.
Situated very close to Coorg is the Nagarhole National Park, which is a treasure trove of wildlife (especially wild animals like elephants and panthers) and natural beauty. Over and above these, Coorg also provides ample opportunities for adventure activities like trekking, biking, white water rafting and rock climbing among others. Many trekking routes are available in Coorg to peaks like Brahmagiri, Pushpagiri, Mandalpatti and Tadiandamol among others. Barapole is the most famous location suited for white water rafting in Coorg. September to March is the best time to visit Coorg and there are numerous accommodation options available for a traveller to choose from. The hotels in Coorg cover a wide range of categories like budget, B&Bs, Inns, premium and deluxe hotels, luxury hotels, resorts and homestays.
Of these, Coorg resorts are popular choices for people who want to spend their holidays in Coorg. Some of the popular Coorg Resorts include Alpen Glow, Green Valley, Coorg Jungle Camp, Evergreen County, Club Mahindra-Kodagu Valley, Orange County Resort, Coorg Parumpara, Kadkani River Resort, Veerabhoomi Resorts, Heritage Resort, Pompei Valley, Balaji villa, Nisargadhama Forest Resort, Green Valley, Bird of Paradise, Tranquil Lake, Porcupine Castle, Coorg Jungle Camp, Coorg Halli Mane, Coorg County Resort, Eco Habitat, Evergreen County, River Side Resort and Stay Simple - Raj Gardenia, to list a few.
These Coorg resorts offer world class services and amenities to their guests. Furthermore, almost all of them are located in exotic surroundings and are aesthetically designed to suit the mood of the holiday goers. Moreover, these resorts offer online booking facilities and instant confirmation. Additionally, they might also offer numerous interesting holiday packages and discounts during off seasons.
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