chikmagalur tourism package

Trip Starting Point

munnar bus stand

Mode of Travel

Cab (A/C Car)

Tour Distance (round trip)

550 KM

Trip Duration

4 DAYS 3 Nights

sunrise and sunset point

3

Camping and trekking

options

jeep safari

options

Total tourist place to visit

35 spot

Chikmagalur is full of enchanting streams, intimidating mountain ranges and gorgeous valleys. The magnificent Hebbe Falls is located in this region along with the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary which is where visitors will have the chance of coming across elephants or even tigers if you are lucky. This secluded, lush green region in India is a great place for those in search of a peaceful surrounding where even getting lost might just be an experience of a lifetime. Sringeri is a sacred village which is full of beautiful temples and ashrams. This is one of the most frequented holy sites in the region which attracts hundreds of visitors who are of both foreign and local origin.

One with nature and the holy river of Tunga, Sringeri exudes a magnificence which is truly unique. For locals on pilgrimage this sacred town is a must visit site as it is home to the Durga Temple, the Kali Temple, Kalabhairava Temple and the Anjaneya Temple. These shrines were dedicated to specific gods and goddesses and are considered to be extremely powerful places of worship.

best places to visit in chikmagalur

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kudremukh national park

Nature scenic

National park / Adventure / Trekking /

Timings

7:00 am to 05:00 pm

Entry fees

500 /-

Kudremukh is one of the most popular tourist spots in Chikmagalur, boasting fascinating mountains, pristine waterfalls and lush landscapes. It is an ideal place for nature lovers, where they have the chance to rest in the midst of the alluring beauty of nature, away from the bustling city life.
A holiday at Kudremukh National Park is a different experience from all places to visit in Chikmagalur. This place is about 96 km from the town of Chikmagalur. Located in the pristine surroundings of the Western Ghats, the park is located at an altitude of about 1800 meters above sea level

Mullayanagiri

Nature scenic

Adventure / Trekking / Nature viewpoint

Timings

4 Hours/Half Day

The highest peak in Karnataka is at Chikmagalur, called the Mullayanagiri. The height of this peak is close to 2000 metres. This peak is supposed to resemble a trekker’s backyard. Mullayanagiri has amazing trekking trails. Nature walks here are among the best in the country. Located 12 km from Chikmagalur, Mullayanagiri is the highest mountain between the Himalayas and the Nilgiris. On top of the peak, there is a small temple. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, hundreds of Shiva devotees trek all the way up to offer their prayers.

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Hebbe Falls

Waterfall

falls

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Hebbe Falls At 168 meters high amidst the picturesque hills of Kemmanagundi, Hebbe Falls is one of the best places to visit in Chikmagalur in one day. Although it is quite difficult to reach the falls, the effort pays off when you immerse yourself in the immaculate white water of the falls. It is also believed that this water contains medicinal herbs that have attracted the attention of many biologists and scientists.

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Baba Budangiri

Nature scenic

Adventure / Trekking

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Baba Budangiri Also known as Chandra Drona Parvatha, Datta Peeta has several high mountain altitudes. Located in the Baba Budan Giri range, it is a popular tourist destination. The mountain bears the name of the Muslim saint Baba Budan. The Baba Budangiri range is very important in Chikmagalur. It is a picturesque destination with many tourist attractions. Mullayanagiri is the highest peak of this region. This place is about 1900 meters high.At a distance of 29 km from Kemmanagundi and 36 km from Chikmagalur, Baba Budangiri (also known as Dattagiri & Chandra Drona Parvatha) is a mountain in the Baba Budan Range in the Chikmagalur District of Karnataka. At an altitude of 1895 m, it is one of the best places for trekking in Karnataka and one of the best places to visit as part of a two-day tour from Bangalore.

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Kemmangundi

Hill Station

Nature scenic / Adventure / Trekking /

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Kemmangundi At a distance of 62 km from Chikmagalur, 41 km from Kadur, 121 km from Hassan, 68 km from Shimoga, 205 km from Mangalore, 213 km from Mysore and 246 km from Bangalore, Kemmanagundi is a mountain resort located in the district of Tarikere taluk of Chikmagalur. Kemmanagundi is a beautiful and picturesque mountain resort located at 1434 m altitude in the Baba Budan Massif. Kemmangundi takes its name from three words kannada – kempu (red), mannu (ground) and gundi (pit) designate a place with red earth. It is one of the popular tourist spots in Karnataka and one of the best places to visit near Bangalore.

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coffee museum

coffee

museum

Timings

10:00 am to 05:00 pm

Entry fees

20 /-

coffee museum in Chikmagalur is a haven of peace to discover the fresh aroma of the original coffee. Chikmagalur is a picturesque place in Karnataka, surrounded by many coffee plantations. The coffee museum is also a major tourist attraction. This is where the quality of the coffee is tested and analyzed. From the first stage of gathering the beans to powdering, all the processes of coffee making can be observed and studied in this museum. Training materials are prepared to grow and make the best coffee.

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Bhadra Dam

Dam

Backwaters

Timings

10:00 am to 05:00 pm

Bhadra Dam A major landmark in Chikmagalur, Karnataka is the Bhadra Dam built on the Bhadra River, a tributary of the famous Tungabhadra River. The dam became more powerful after people in the area began using water for irrigation and generating electricity for the surrounding towns and villages. The dam was commissioned in 1965. The river originated in Samse, in the powerful Western Ghats, and then began to flow eastward across the Deccan Plateau.
The main tributaries are Somavahini, Thadabehalla and Odirayanahalla. Bhadra crosses the city of Bhadravathi and the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary. Then, it meets the Tunga River at the Koodli River and the combined river flows to the east under the name of Tungabhadra. The Bhadra dam built on the river is 1.5 km from the village of Lakkavalli and 50 km upstream from the confluence of the rivers Bhadra and Tungabhadra

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Manikyadhara Falls

Waterfall

Nature scenic falls

Timings

6:00 am to 4:00 pm

Manikyadhara Falls Located in the vicinity of the Baba Budan Giri Hills, Manikyadhara Falls are a highly frequented tourist place. The waterfall is an idyllic location to spend quality time with your family. All around this region, there are impressive trekking trails. Open grounds present the opportunity to camp as well. The waterfalls are located in the Shola Forest. It is a perennial water cascade. At all times of the year, you can see waterfalls here. Beautiful surroundings and greenery characterise this place.

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Sringeri Sharada Peetha

Nature scenic

Adventure / Trekking

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Sringeri is one of the most essential places to visit in Chikmagalur, in terms of places of pilgrimage. It is famous for sheltering Sharada Peetham – the first peetham ever created on a total of four peethams established by Sri Adi Shankaracharya in the 8th century. Surrounded by Western ghats, Sringeri Mutt is located on the banks of the Tunga River and is a place of great beauty. It is a perfect amalgam of natural beauty, art, history, mythology and architecture. Sringeri is also famous for several other temples like Vidya Shankara Temple, Mallikarjuna Temple and some waterfalls like Sirimane Falls and Hanuman Gundi Falls. Location: Chikmagalur

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Kallathigiri Falls

waterfalls

Pilgrimage

Timings

6:00 am to 09:00 pm

kallathigiri Falls You may have seen a lot of falls in your life, but you did not see anything like Kallthagiri Falls. The stunning beauty of these cascading waterfalls will put you in a trance. Such is the magnetism of this place that makes you feel as if you were in the court of God. If you are looking for places to visit in Chikmagalur in 3 days, then you should definitely take this one off the list. In addition to fun and devotional activities, you can also explore the trekking trails that lead to the dense jungle.

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Belur Channakeshava temple

Belur

Heritage

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Belur is known for its architectural excellence that will not fail to make you travel back in time to witness the wonder of the Hoysala empire. The ancient city is located on the banks of the Yagachi River and is best known for its temple – Chennakesava, dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

In the same complex are two other temples called Kappe Chennigaraya and Ammanavara where you can see the same level of architecture. The majority of tourists visiting Belur often travel to Halebid, which is known as the sister city of Belur and only 18 km away.

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Z point

Hill Station

Nature scenic / Adventure / Trekking /

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Entry fees

N/A

Z point Considered one of the best hiking spots not only in Chikmagalur but also in Karnataka, Z Point offers an enchanting view of Western ghats. Point Z is at an elevation of 1,400 meters and the summit is a short 3 kilometers. The walk is exciting, but is at the price of panoramic views of the green valleys.

Kemmagundi Raj Bhavan is the starting point of this adventurous trek to the Z point, which also offers the best sunrise as well as the sky at sunset. In addition, the Shanti Falls are en route to the summit, allowing tourists to immerse themselves in the cold waters of this fall.

Does Z Point not appear as the best place in Chikmagalur for all nature lovers

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hirekolale lake

lake

Backwaters

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Hirekolale lake Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Hirekolale Lake is nestled among the hills and coffee plantations of Chikmagalur. This artificial lake is your ideal choice for picnics or for a peaceful environment with fewer tourists than any other place in Chikmagalur. Here, tourists can sit by the lake and admire the beautiful sunset between the surrounding hills. The lake is built to provide water to the town of Chikmagalur and is therefore of great importance. It is recommended to carry food and water here, as there are no restaurants a few kilometers from the lake. This lake is located in Chikmagalur.

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Kalasa

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Entry fees

N/A

Distance from chikmagalur

90 KM

Kalasa is home to Sri Kalaseshwara Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva. Kalasa is also known as the city-temple of Karnataka, which presents the architectural heritage of southern India, composed of a variety of styles, as well as design philosophies representing the rich culture of the country. Pilgrims from all over the region come down to the temple city to offer their prayers. Although it is considered a place of pilgrimage for pilgrims, it is today also recognized as a tourist place

 

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Belavadi Veera Narayana temple

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Belavadi Veera Narayana temple was built in the 13th century by the king of Hoysala, Veera Bhallala II. This temple is dedicated to Load Vishnu in three different forms. Although Belur and Halebid are famous for their intricate carvings, this temple is one of the best examples of Hoysala architecture. The west side of the temple consists of a square garbhagriha, a sukanasi, a Ranga mandapa and a maha mantapa square. The entire structure was built on an elevated platform. The entire temple is built of soapstone and it is thought that this temple was built in two phases. The temple is trikuta (three vimanas) with Sri Veera Narayana in the center facing east, Sri Venugopala in the north and Sri Yoganarasimha in the south. The sanctuaries of Lord Krishna and Lord Narayana were added later.

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Jhari Waterfalls

Waterfall

Adventure / Trekking

Timings

6:00 am to 06:00 pm

Jhari Waterfalls to be found 12 km from Baba Budangiri and 23 km from Chikmagalur, the Jhari Falls, also known as butterfalls, is a beautiful waterfall near Attigundi, Karnataka District, Chikmagalur. This is one of Chikmagalur’s most popular waterfalls and one of the best tourist spots in Chikmagalur.
One of Chikmagalur’s most popular tourist sites, the Jhari Falls are also known as Buttermilk Falls. courtesy his appearance. It is considered one of the best places to visit in Chikmagalur to spend a relaxing day in the lap of nature.

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Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary

Wildlife

safari

Timings

10:00 am to 04:00 pm

Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary Protected area and Tiger project area, this wildlife sanctuary is home to many animals and wild birds. The fauna and flora that you find here are exotic and deserve to be watched. Every minute at the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary is worth time and money. The sanctuary is located between Chikmagalur and Shimoga districts. It is about 35 km from the town of Chikmagalur. The sanctuary has a large population of tigers. Once inside the sanctuary, you can visit Kallahathigiri Mountain

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