Getting There Country SideLocal Sights Local Activities
About Coorg – The Scotland of India, Land of Coffee, Pepper, Cardamom, Colonels and the Cauvery.
Coorg or Kodagu is a hilly area surrounded by Western Ghats spread over 4102 sq. Kms. It is a district in Karnataka state, and one of the top tourist destinations in India. It is well known for its cool weather, natural beauty, Coffee & Pepper Plantations as for its brave, gutty and joi de vivre people.
The main occupation in Coorg is Coffee and Pepper plantations apart from Orange and Cardamom. The climate is generally very pleasant and on the cooler side throughout the year. One can see coffee and Pepper plantations everywhere and major towns appear as small pockets of life between the mountainous forests and coffee estates.
Coorg is one of the greenest and one of the most beautiful areas in India. The misty hills, lush valleys, evergreen forests, meandering streams and endless coffee plantations beckon you for a tranquil sojourn.
When you are in Coorg you’ll have time for nothing else but to admire the grandeur created by Mother Nature. You’ll wonder at the marvels and mysteries of Mother Nature and her endless enthusiasm to create spectacular sights that is every where exemplified in Coorg.