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About Coorg

about Coorg

Coorg!! A great place to be explored in the Karnataka state of India! The best option to spend the restful moments of your life for getting relaxed and rejuvenated is none other than COORG. Coorg would be sure an ever remembering experience of the whole lifetime and the charm of the place will sure catch you forever. What exactly the place is famous for!! Exactly, it is popular for its incredible stunning picturesque, green vegetation, charming environment, wonderful high peak mountains, coffee plantations and deep steep valleys.


Nestled at the Western Ghats, Coorg is a part of the Karnataka state in South India. The place is quite unbeatable relevant to the trekking, rock-climbing and other adventurous activities. Hovering over an area of only 4101 sq.kms, Coorg is one of the top destinations for tourists in Karnataka. Coorg comprises of three tiny regions or taluks namely Madikeri, Somvarpet and Virajpet. River Cauvery is the lifeline of the region and is the largest one. Other than the natural blessings, Coorg is quite renowned for its coffee plantations which take the region to a different level. Coorg is supposed to be the main producer of the coffee of that region. Besides coffee, Coorg is great producer of Oranges, Pepper and Cardamom.


Coorg being one of the great trekking trails is blessed with innumerable peaks among which the main are Pushpagiri and Tadiandamol. Trekking all along these peaks offers you mind-boggling views and captivating scenarios. The climatic condition of Coorg is really marvelous throughout the year but then also the best time to explore this outstanding station is between July and September.


Coorg is bestowed with innumerable tourist attractions in form of majestic hills, gorgeous waterfalls, historical forts, well-laid gardens and much more. Lots of adventurous activities are performed in Coorg to make a place in the heart of its visitors forever!!

Coorg Fast Facts

City: Coorg

District: Madikeri, Somwarpet, Virajpet

State: Karnataka

Country: India

Known As: Kodagu

Famous for/as: Hill Station

Best Season: April - Nov

Summer: 19 to 34°C

Winter: 14 to 29°C

Rain: Jun - Sept

Area: 4102 km2

Altitude: 1525 m

PIN Code: 571201

STD Code: 08272

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Languages: Kodava, Kannada, English

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