Saturday, October 24, 2009
Coorg - Karnataka Tourism
Coorg: The other name for Coorg is Kodagu. It is called as "Scotland of India" because of its beauty, calmness, mountains, lakes, coffee plantations along with orange, black pepper and smiling rice fields. The atmosphere is superb during April and it gives you a feeling that you are in a fairly land. It has a attractive fort, now converted and houses a temple, a chapel, the prison and museum etc. A ridge known Raja's Seat, here Kodagu royal's used to come in the evenings to watch the beauty of Sunsets. The town has a Gold course. Around medikeri there are waterfalls an ideal picnic spot-Abbey Falls and Irupa Falls. Nagarhole National Park is very near from here. If you find time during April, have a visit to Coorg and enjoy the heavenly atmosphere.