Consider your comfort when admiring the beauty around you, because you have some of the best options in the next place. Moreover, there are so many different options, such as Java Rain Resorts, to speak about the best resorts in Chikmagalur with swimming pools, giving yourself the opportunity of diving in some of the coolest swimming pools surrounded by cafes and bars that sell high-quality delicacies. You can also experience these simple escapees while watching the stars from some of Chikmagalur’s big pools and have a relaxing stay.
Kudremukh National Park
Kudremuchh National Park is located in the center of the mountains because of its spectacular scenery. The square area of 600 kilometers is the most well-preserved national park in the province and has been designated as a national park in 1987. The National Park of Kudremukh is rich in natural beauty, with high peaks covered in an abundance of flora and fauna, with picturesque hiking routes across the lush grasslands. The protected wildlife zone is the second largest in the Western Ghats zone in a tropical and wet evergreen forest.
Located in the Baba Budan Giri area of Western Ghats, at 1930 m above sea level, the peak Mullayanagiri is located just 45 minutes from Chikmagalur. It is the highest peak between Nilgiris and the Himalayas and provides a quiet getaway between 20 – 25 degrees Celsius. Known for its peaceful atmosphere and the raw beauty of nature, this peak is decorated with green grasslands, rocky rocks and a good hiking track is also popular with adventurers. The coffee plantations that are nearby are also known as Mullayanagiri.
Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary
The Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in Karnataka in a large area of over 490 sq.km, just 38 km west of the town of Chikmagalur. The view from the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary looks like a scene just out of a film surrounded by the hills of the West Ghats on either side! The mountains are tightened as the peaks penetrate the sky in the distance. The mountain’s celestial apex serves as a crown to the vast sanctuary for wildlife at Bhadra.
The brown tanning forest is pleased by the beauty of the huge trees, the richness of the flora and the complexities of the landscape. This refuge passes by the sparkling Bhadra River; hence its name comes from the Bhadra Sanctuary for Wildlife. The river in the sanctuary is an important source of water.
Rafting in Bhadra River
Chikmaglur is an adventure-seekers paradise in Karnataka. The river Bhadra is 45 km away from famous hill stations and wildlife regions such as Sakleshpur, Kudremukh, and Charamadi Ghats in western Ghats.
The Bhadra River comes from the Western Ghats and passes over the Decan Plateau through the Bhadra Wilderness Shrine, offering a stunning view of the lush greenery of the Western Ghats, the picturesque villages, and plantations. Somavahini, Thadabehalla, and Odirayanahalla are fed by tributaries. The speeds cover 8 km and it takes 1,5 hours for rafting to complete.
The Baba Budan Range of the Western Ghats of India is situated north of Karnataka district, Chikkamagalur. Hazrat Dada Hayat Khalandar Baba is a mountain in the Baba Budan range and famous for its Sufi Shrine (also known as Baba Budan). This is a popular place for pilgrims and is always packed with tourists, both Hindus, and Muslims. This famous mountain region is called Dattagiri Hill Range because it is thought that the shrine here is connected with Hindu God Guru Dattatreya. The mountains are fiercely one of the largest of the Himalayans’ and the Nilgiri’s highest mountain tops.
In addition to walking and trekking, the Baba Budangiri Hills is renowned for its rare forests. There’s an extraordinary trekking path between Mullayanagari and Baba Budangiri. Furthermore, explorers are invited to walk through the forest to see Deviramma Betta’s ancient shrine. Sitalayanna Giri has views of the mountains around it. One of Baba Budangiri, the most well-known trekking circuits, is 12 km to Mullayanagri, 4 km to Budangiri and 4 km to Gaalikere, and 7 km to Budangiri, and 6 km to Manikyadhara.
One of the most interesting things to do in Chikmagalur is to visit the glitzy coffee plantations. In addition to the fresh aroma of coffee beans and the relaxation in the green plantations, the landowners organize a variety of tours to explore the history of coffee and other information.