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Showing posts with label Chikmagalur. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Chikmagalur. Show all posts

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Hebbe Falls

Hebbe Falls is a very pleasant water fall near Kemmangundi. It is situated in the district of Chikmagalur in the state of karnataka, India. Distance From Bengaluru: Approximately 350 kms.
What's Special: It is a wonderful water falls which is situated in a privately owned estate. Hebbe falls is truly one among the best tourist places near Bengaluru (Bangalore).
Mode of Transport: Buses, trains and any private mode of transport by road.
Near By Places: Shanti falls, Z Point, Kalhatti Falls, Kemmangundi etc...

Kemmannagundi

Kemmannagundi is a very beautiful tourist attraction in the state of Karnataka, Chikmagalur district. Distance From Bengaluru: Approximately 350 kms.
What's Special: Lush green forest and some wonderful waterfalls. There are lot of trekking opportunities in this area. Kemmannagundi means "A Pit of Red Soil".
Mode of Transport: Buses, trains and any private mode of transport by road.
Near By Places: Hebbe falls, Shanti falls, Z Point, Kalhatti Falls, Rose Garden, Mullayanagiri, Baba Budan Giri, etc...



Sunday, March 1, 2009

Belur and Halebidu

"Belur and Halebidu" are 2 heritage sites in the district of Hassan. They have some of the best temples built during the Hoysala dynasty. Belur and Halebidu are situated very close to each other. The distance between these 2 heritage cities is only 16 kms.

Distance From Bangalore: Approximately 210 kms.
What's Special: Some of the best temples built during Hoysala dynasty. Chennakeshava temple is built in Hoysala style and is situated in Belur. Hoysaleshwara temple is also built in Hoysala style and is situated in Halebidu. The architecture of these temples is unbelievable and keep you amazed throughout your visit to the temples. Belur and Halebidu are truly two of the best tourist places near Bangalore.
Mode of Transport: Buses, trains and any private medium of transport by road.
Near By Places: Shravana Bellagola, Chikmagalur, Kemmannagundi, Hassan, Yagachi Dam, Pushpagiri Widllife Sanctuary, Basdi Halli, Archeological Museum, etc...


Chikmagalur

"Chikmagalur" is a district situated in south western part of Karnataka. Chikmagalur means "younger daughters village".

Distance From Bangalore: Approximately 252 kms.
What's Special: Mulayanagiri which is the highest peak in Karnataka is situated here. Chikmagalur is also surrounded by beautiful tea estates and coffee estates.
Mode of Transport: Bus, train and any private mode of transport by road.
Near By Places: Bhadra wildlife sanctuary, Kemmannagundi, Kudremukh, Amruthapura, Belur, Halebidu, Hebbe Falls, Sharavana Belagola, Mulayanagiri, Baba Budangiri, Kudremukh, Kodanda Rama Temple etc...