Standing tall at a height of 1090 m, Chikmagalur is a quaint hill station in the Malenadu region of Karnataka in the Deccan Plateau. Offering a break from routine business, it is the ideal destination for a pleasure trip. For an exciting day dedicated to local sightseeing in Chikmagalur, you can book our Chikmagalur 1 Day Tour Packages.
Nestled in the extensive Western Ghats, the verdant hill view, the wildlife sanctuary, the cascading waterfalls, the treks, the exotic and strong aroma of coffee, and picturesque landscapes, make it a popular venue in South India. You can explore the hill station, unwind or pump up your adrenaline through myriad activities in Chikmagalur.
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In addition to this, you can also customize our 1 Day Chikmagalur Tour Packages by adding places to visit as per your interest. Besides visiting the town if you want to visit the surrounding areas with leisure, do check our Chikmagalur tour packages with stay and hotel for more options.
The wide variety and customized Chikmagalur 1 Day Tour Packages, provide you trusted drivers and the cab services. They take care of your needs and safety as you visit the various sightseeing places in Chikmagalur.
Some of the places in Chikmagalur that you can visit on your 1 day Chikmagalur tour package include:
1. Jhari Falls
One of the most famous waterfalls in Karnataka, Jhari Waterfalls is also called the Buttermilk Waterfalls. Surrounded by dense forests and green coffee plantations, it is the perfect eye-treat for tired eyes and souls.
You can marvel at the sight of water gushing down. There is a pool below the waterfall where you can take a splash. You can also trek or admire nature in its glory. Visit this place with your friends, family or partner. You should visit it during the monsoons for the best views and charm.
Not only for the history, process and facts about coffee, but also for sipping different concoctions, you should visit the incredible Coffee Museum. This wonderful initiative to spread the intricacies of this refreshing beverage has been taken by the Coffee Board of India.
You will love the exciting and engaging ways of presenting the history, geography, botany, traditions, and technologies involved in coffee. You can learn about all the steps from growing the beans to packaging. Browse through the coffee encyclopedia, watch the documentaries and wonder at the varieties of coffee available in the region. Hire an experienced guide for an enriching experience.
You can easily spend 1-2 hours at the pristine Hirekolale Lake, especially during September to March. You must not miss the beautiful views of sunrise and sunset. It is better to visit before 10 AM or after 4 PM to avoid the scorching sun.
The huge man-made lake is surrounded by greenery and the majestic mountains of the Western Ghats. It has been built to support irrigation of lands and drinking water in the nearby villages of Chikmagalur town. You can cherish the amazing vistas of the azure waters and the serene ambience.
Feel on top of the clouds as you stand on Mullayanagiri, the highest mountain peak of Karnataka with a height of 1950 m. Mythological tale has it that Tapasvi Mullappa Swamy had meditated in the caves that are a few feet below the peak.
Climb 464 steps made of concrete and stone to reach the summit. Adventure seekers will like mountain biking, trekking, hiking, climbing and road biking. You can take any one of the interesting trails for scenic views of the surroundings. Perceive the breath-taking views of the sunrise, and the sunset from the top.
Situated in the Bababudangiri Hills, Manikyadhara Falls or ‘Stream of Pearls’ is a well-known waterfall. You have to descend 200 steps to reach the dazzling wonder. Legend has it that, when Baba Budan, a Sufi saint, was searching and praying for water, this waterfall came into being. Hence, the locals and the pilgrims assume the waters to be holy and therapeutic.
At a height of 30 feet, it offers spectacular vistas and a soothing environment. You can spend time clicking pictures, taking a dip in the pool and enjoying the views. The best time to visit this waterfall is between September to May.
6. Ballalarayana Durga Fort
Give your eyes a break from the consistent gorgeous sceneries and sacred points by visiting the historically significant Ballalarayana Durga Fort. Trekking to this abandoned fort of the 17th century is an enthralling experience. It takes around 4 hours through the dense forests on the slopes to reach this point.
Covered in mist and bearing testimony to the Hoysala Empire, this lonely and ancient hilltop fort stands at a height of 1509 m. Mid-November to May is the best time to visit this dilapidated fort. You can watch brilliant sunset and sunrise, and the panoramic views of the Sunasaale town from here.
To add a bit of fun to your trip, visit Bhadra Dam. Kudremukh National Park is another sightseeing place that must not be missed by any nature lover. Its rich flora and fauna are a treat to your senses. The refreshing setup helps you rejuvenate within minutes.
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If you have an extra day or two or just want to go further from Chikmagalur on your Chikmagalur 1 Day Tour Packages, then you can choose an exclusive tour to places such as Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary (26 km), Hebbe Falls (26 km), Kalhatti Falls (28 km), Z Point (27 km) and Belavadi (25 km).
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