Asia

Coorg Hill Station in Karnataka, India

Coorg Hill Station is one of the most visited Hill Stations in Karnataka of India. The lush green forests, the looming mountain peaks, the acres of pruned coffee plantation, serpentine roads, rocky paths, well laid gardens and a plethora of flora and fauna greet any tourist venturing to the dizzy heights of Coorg. The hill station of Coorg offers relief to those grown tired with the mundane nature of city life. The fresh air in the hill sides is a welcome change from the concrete high rises and can rejuvenate you from within.

You will enjoy driving along its lanes, drinking in the scenic beauty and the vast expanse of greenery. Coorg offers to any bird lover 300 different species of rare birds. With a pair of binoculars slung on your shoulders you can spend a day picnicking on the grassy mountain slopes. While vacationing in hill station of Coorg you can choose for a safari in the Nagarhole Game Sanctuary organized by the Forest Department. Herd of elephants, sprightly spotted deer, running wild boar,

cunning wild dogs, ferocious bisons, apprehensive peacocks, jumping monkeys are often spotted in the sanctuary. If you are lucky you can have an encounter with a tiger too. The best reserves of tigers in the country are said to be in Nagarhole Game Sanctuary. Trekkers can scale the heights of the three major peaks in Coorg, Brahmagiri, Tadiandamol and Pushpagiri. Coorg Adventure Club organizes treks and other adventure sports like rock climbing, aero sports, nature camps and river rafting.

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