If you are thinking of walking around with a family in the long weekend, Karnataka’s option is Best. There are many smallest destinations here that can cover most of the places covered in one day.
The sight of the lush green hills of Karnataka becomes even more beautiful after the monsoon. By the way, it is only after planning the monsoon to travel anywhere in the South. Because during that time the mood of the weather remains pleasant. From Nature to Adventure, there are so many options here that you can confuse which places to go first. So let’s go to some such places to visit.
Places to see in Karnataka
Mullangariri and Baba Budan Giri Mountains are two beautiful roaming places in the Western Ghats of Karnataka. But it is not possible for everyone to reach, because Mullayanagiri is the highest peak in Karnataka and it is built on the temple of Saint Mullaapa Swami. Because of which its name was Mullayanagiri. To reach here, you will have to do a lot of distance tracking, but the beautiful scenes you see on the road make your long journey to memorable and pleasant. Seeing the sun shining from here is really different and amazing experience.
The second is Baba Budan Giri Hill, which is named after the name of Sufi saint Baba Budan. The tourists can also see the caves of three foundations located here. These are the places of hiking and tracking lovers. At this place there are two other mountains named Munayanagiri and Dattagiri, whose specialty is the Kuriani flower that flourishes after 12 years. Visitors who visit the country from abroad and tourists.
Come to Karnataka, definitely go to Jog Falls. Jog Falls on the river Sharawati is the second highest waterfall in India. Water falling from a height of 253 feet and the surrounding mountains look like the art of a painter. There are also many places around Jog Falls which can be easily turned around in one day.
Kutajadri hill is such a place. Here the government has declared it as a natural heritage. There are many bizarre creatures like Indian rock python, Hornbill and Malabar Langur can be seen here.
Agumbe is also a famous tourist spot in Shimoga district of Karnataka. Located at an altitude of 2725 feet above sea level, this place is called Cherrapunji of South India because it also rains all year round.
After this, if you have time and have a heart to travel then you can make a plan for Chikmangalur, Mysore and Bengaluru. Known for cultural and historical heritage especially.
How to reach?
Mullayanagiri and Baba Budhan Giri are 25 km from Chikmagalur and 250 kilometers from capital city of Bengaluru. For these two places regular taxis and buses come from big cities. The nearest railway station is Chikmagalur and the nearest airport is Bengaluru. From where taxis are available for every single place. Hotels, resorts, home stay and eco camps will be available for stay.
By:- Abhishek Bajpai