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Showing posts with label Madikeri. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Madikeri. Show all posts

Saturday, June 6, 2009

Cauvery River (Madikeri)

Cauvery river is the most sacred and famous river in state of Karnataka, India. Its source (Talacauvery) is in the district of Madikeri.

Distance From Bengaluru: Approximately 100+ kms.
What's Special: Most famous river in the indian state of Karnataka. The delta formed from the tributaries of river Cauvery is well known as the "Garden of South India". The length of the river is approximately 750 kms and there are some very special resorts and fishing camps on the banks of this river which provide various water sports, fishing experiences and other adventure sports.
Mode of Transport: Buses, Trains and any private mode of transport by road.
Near By Places: Madikeri, Mysore, Srirangapatna.








Sunday, March 1, 2009

Madikeri

"Madikeri" is a hill station situated in the district of Kodagu, Karnataka. It is also sometimes termed as the "Scotland of India". Kodagu is also known as Coorg. It was founded in the year 1681 by Muddu Raja who was the prince of the Haleri dynasty. 

Distance From Bangalore: Approximately 252 Kms.
What's Special: Hills full of mist, lush green forests, lots of tea and coffee plantations.
Madikeri is a dream place for trekkers.
Mode of Transport: Bus, train and any private mode of transport by road.
Near By Places: Raja's seat, Abbi falls, Talacauvery, Nisargadhama, Harangi Dam, Madikeri Fort, Raja's Tomb, Omkeshwara Temple, etc...