Chikmagalur is a hill station with stunning views and a peaceful environment. The rich, warm, and exotic smell of coffee amidst the incredible natural landscapes makes for an ideal honeymoon destination.
Standing at 1090 m, Chikmagalur is a postcard-perfect destination for couples. You will love the verdant greenery, picturesque trails, gushing waterfalls, calm lakes, remarkable architecture, and breath-taking wildlife sanctuaries. Along with exciting adventure and activities options, like water sports, trekking, and relaxing spa treatments, Chikmagalur will offer you everything you need for a dreamy honeymoon.
You can stay in the romantic resorts, overlooking the hills or book a homestay situated in the coffee plantations. Immersing yourself in the cool retreat, away from the concrete jungles of Bangalore, will be a much-appreciated way to start your life with your partner.
Why do people from Bangalore love Chikmagalur for honeymoon?
Bangalore is too congested and polluted, with the quality of life dropping over the years. As such, escaping the monotonous life becomes necessary to unwind. Chikmagalur is a much-loved honeymoon destination because of its all-the-year-round pleasant weather and the pristine beauty of the hills and landscapes.
Contrary to Bangalore, it is affordable and transport-friendly. The cool and cozy weather conditions form the idyllic backdrop for honeymoon couples. Away from the rush of Bangalore, newlyweds will admire the laid back style of living in this charming hill station.
Planning a honeymoon trip to Chikmagalur gives you a break from the numerous wedding rituals. Our Bangalore to Chikmagalur tour packages are designed to make your trip comfortable and engaging with a plethora of activities.
Our Bangalore to Chikmagalur honeymoon packages are specially put together to keep couples entertained. We add romance to the time you spend together with honeymoon packages from Holidays DNA. You can also avail of a complimentary honeymoon cake, flower bed decorations, and a bottle of non-alcoholic champagne/ wine.
You can also add activities of your interest to customize our Bangalore to Chikmagalur honeymoon packages as per your choice. Depending upon your interest you can pick adventure or leisure activities. If you are an adventure seeker try camping, trekking, kayaking, and other thrilling water sports. You can also cherish an exciting bonfire or come closer with a well-planned candlelight dinner option.
Why Book with us?
Honeymoon couples from Bangalore can select and book their stay at Chikmagalur with Holidays DNA. We have a curated list of honeymoon stays and resorts in Chikmagalur including the most romantic resorts to themed stays. We pamper you during your honeymoon while ensuring you have a safe and comfortable stay.
Our resorts are designed to offer maximum privacy to couples and are equipped with world-class amenities. They serve international cuisines and best-in-class facilities to make your Chikmagalur honeymoon trip an exciting experience with Chikmagalur Tourism, a division of Holidays DNA.
Resort & Hotel options with our Chikmagalur Honeymoon Packages from Bangalore
Newlyweds are constantly in search of solitude and a calm ambiance. We bring together a wide range of resorts, villas, and hotels, fitting every pocket. There are luxurious romantic resorts surrounded by beautiful coffee estates.
Decorated by floral gardens and pools, they have state-of-the-art facilities like a jacuzzi, spa, and well-equipped gyms. They have elegant rooms and interiors with futuristic architecture and glamorous furnishings. Green Wood Resort, Trivik Hotels & Resorts, Vismita Country, and The Serai Chikmagalur are some of the best options for couples.
Popular Sightseeing Places in Chikmagalur
1. Hebbe Falls: Situated inside the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Hebbe Falls is a real gem. Out of the 35 waterfalls in Karnataka, it is the most spectacular. It falls at a height of 551 feet over the slippery black rocks in 2 stages to form the Big (Dodda Hebbe) and the Small (Chikka Hebbe) Falls. Surrounded by sprawling coffee plantations, it is a heavenly delight for everyone.
2. Hirekolale Lake: The artificial Hirekolale Lake is situated at the foothills of the massive Mullayanagiri peak covered in bright green. It was built to supply water for irrigation and drinking purposes to the nearby towns and villages. Today, it has become popular among tourists as a serene retreat from the stress and hectic life. Surrounded by the Western Ghats, this tranquil abode acts like a therapy. It is an ideal spot away from the chaos of Bangalore city life.
3. Coffee Museum: In the ‘Coffee Land of Karnataka’ touring the coffee museum is imperative. It is a lovely initiative by the Coffee Board of India to preserve and uphold the history of coffee in appealing ways. Since coffee dominates the entire valley, you can spend some time knowing about the process of coffee making and even tasting. It is a delightful place for coffee lovers. You can observe and learn about the harvesting of coffee beans, drying, roasting, tasting, grinding, and powdering them to meet every taste bud.
4. Mullayanagiri: The highest peak of Karnataka and the Krishna River Basin offers stunning views of the lush Western Ghats. Rising to 6330 feet, it is a part of Baba Budangiri Hills. It is popular for trekking and mountain biking. You can witness the Western Ghats bathed in rich shades of green with fog creating an air of mystery. Marvel at the numerous versions of folklore and strong Siddha culture around the belt.
Activities & Things to do in Chikmagalur
Soaking in natural beauty, Chikmagalur offers a tranquil setting with a plethora of natural and man-made wonders for the perfect honeymoon. Trekking is a much-loved activity in the region with destinations such as Mullayanagiri, Kudremukh, Kemmangundi, and Baba Budangiri. You can take a spiritual tour to the temples of Hoysaleswara, Horanadu, and Sharadamba.
Rejuvenate yourself, have a picnic, and spend some quality time together at the Jhari, Hebbe, Kalhatti, Shanti, Kallathigiri, Alelkan, or Kadambi Falls. You can also dive in the cool waters or engage in watersports like rafting in the Bhadra River, jet skiing on the Yagachi Dam, or kayaking.
If you love relaxing, enjoy a walk in the tea and coffee plantations. Go for camping at the diverse campsites on the slopes of Kyatanamakki Hills or Sakleshpur riverside. Gaze at the stars and enjoy a bonfire together. Have a jeep safari ride in the Bhadra Wildlife Reserve.
Shop wooden toys, handicrafts, and souvenirs that are locally made. You can taste the local cuisine and let the South Indian flavors tingle your taste buds.
How to reach Chikmagalur from Bangalore
Cover the 245 km distance by road via NH75. This is the fastest and most convenient route. It takes about 4 hours by car. There are also private and public buses plying between the two cities.
By train, you will get limited options. The nearest rail station, Kadur, is 40 km from Chikmagalur. The fastest train takes around 6 hours with 20 halts to arrive at Chikmagalur. From the station, you have to board a bus or hire a taxi to reach.
There is no direct air connectivity to Chikmagalur. The nearest is the Mangalore airport, which is 120 km away and a 3-hour drive from Chikmagalur.
Chikmagalur is an excellent honeymoon destination near Bangalore. It allows you to de-stress yourself from the recently finished wedding celebrations. Its quaint charm will help you unwind and bond with each other.
Bypass the infamous Bangalore traffic, smog and pollution, and eye-soaring high-rises for a couple of days, and cherish an unforgettable experience. Our Bangalore to Chikmagalur honeymoon packages make your trip stress-free and exciting allowing you to start your new phase of life with love.