Mulayyanagiri is the highest peak in Karnataka, India. Mullayyanagiri is located in the Chandra Dhrona Hill Ranges of the Western Ghats of Chikkamagaluru Taluk. It is one of the highest peak between the Himalayas and the Nilgiris. Mullayanagiri is one of the best trekking places in Karnataka and South India.
Kemmanagundi is a hill station in Tarikere taluk of Chikkamagaluru district in the state of Karnataka, India. It is located at a height of 1434m above sea level. This was the summer retreat of Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV and as a mark of respect to the king, it is also known as Sri Krishnarajendra Hill Station. Ringed by the Baba Budan Giri Range and blessed with silver cascades, mountain streams, and lush vegetation, Kemmangundi’s beautifully laid-out ornamental gardens and enchanting mountains and valleys views are a treat to the eye. The spectacular sunset view from the Raj Bhavan is a photographer’s delight. For the adventurous at heart, Kemmangundi offers many peaks to scale and intricate jungle paths to explore.
The mountain is named after the Muslim saint Baba Budan Also known as the Chandra Drona Parvatha, Datta Peeta has several high mountain rises. Located in the Baba Budan Giri range, this is a popular tourist destination. The mountain is named after the Muslim saint Baba Budan.
The Inam Dattatreya Peetha, nestled in the Baba Budangiri hills, is a revered shrine for both Hindus and Muslims. A laterite cave here is believed to have sheltered, at different times, both Guru Dattatreya and the Muslim saint Hazrat Dada Hayath Mir Khalandar, sent to India by Prophet Mohammed. Muslims celebrate urs at the site three days every year in the month of Rabi-ul-Avval, the third month of the Islamic calendar while Hindu devotees observe Dattatreya Jayanti every year during Kartik Poornima celebrations.
A project Tiger Reserve in Karnataka, India
Muthodi Wildlife Sanctuary, also known as the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, is a wildlife preserve located in the Western Ghats spread over an area of 492 sq. kilometers, located about 12 km away from our homestay. For the adventurous, Tigers and Elephants can be seen if you take a Safari tour inside of the forest! If you are looking for a breath of fresh air and fantastic scenery, this is one of the best places in all of India.
Kuduremukha literally means 'horse-face'.Kuduremukha is a mountain range and name of a peak located in Chikkamagaluru district, in Karnataka, India. It is also the name of a small hill station cum mining town situated near the mountain, about 48 kilometres from Karkala and around 20 kilometres from Kalasa. The name Kuduremukha literally means 'horse-face' (in the Kannada language) and refers to a particular picturesque view of a side of the mountain that resembles a horse's face. It was also referred to as 'Samseparvata', historically since it was approached from Samse village. Kuduremukh is Karnataka's 3rd highest peak after Mullayangiri and Baba Budangiri.
Belur & Halebidu
Belur was the early capital of the Hoysala Empire. With Halebidu which is only 16 km away, this is one of the major tourist destinations in Karnataka. Belur is located in Hassan district. According to inscriptions discovered here, it was also referred to as Velapuri.
Belur and Halebid are the twin towns which are located in the Hassan district of the Indian state of Karnataka. These twin towns houses among some of the most finely casted Temples built during the Hoysala empire. Belur is situated at the distance of 222 Km from Bangalore-the capital city of Karnataka state and Halebid is another 16 Km away. These Temple towns of Karnataka are well connected via Rail and Road. The famous tourist attractions here are the temples showcasing the outstanding work of art
It’s a 9 hole golf course. A constant clamour by visitors, who have fallen head over heels for Chikmagalur Golf Club, has been for a place to stay. In keeping with their wishes, the club now has elegant and stylish rooms in a five star grade and has become the talk of the town.
The Coffee Museum captures the essence of Chikmagalur’s status as a haven of coffee plantations amongst Chikmagalur tourist places. It is here that the quality of coffee is evaluated. Training materials are prepared on the best practices to grow and manufacture the finest coffee.
Devaramane an exotic getaway nestled in the midst of Shola forests in Western ghats, Is a must trek destination for all those intrepid trekkers. A nature delight in the heart of Charmady Ghats! literally it has all the charm to get you hooked for a weekend and for discerning few can be a week long!!! Yes you will never feel like going back to civilization!. Such is the attraction of these mountains. Be it trekking in shola forests, climbing those beautiful grassland peaks, numerous streams, occasional waterfalls or simply roaming the hillocks… will sure make you forget all the hustle / bustle of city life and may you forget going back home!
J.P.VEERESH Natures Abode Sri Veerabhadreswara Estate, Dharadahalli post, Mudigere Taluq, Chikmagalur.