Spread out on the Western Ghats, the misty valley of Coorg is enveloped in emerald landscapes and acres of coffee, tea and spice plantations. Fondly referred to as the ‘Scotland of India’ due to its verdant beauty and pleasant weather conditions, Coorg is a major centre for spice and coffee production. So, just back and watch the fog roll by.
Top sightseeing spots: Abbey Falls, Namdrolling Monastery, Nagarhole National Park, Talacauvery, Iruppu Falls, Burude Falls, Tadiandamol Lake Mallialli Falls and Nalakunda Palace.
For how long: Set aside 4 days for vacationing in Coorg.
How to reach: The nearest domestic airport to Coorg is the Mangalore International Airport situated about 160 kilometres away. K.S.R.T.C deluxe buses, which run daily to and fro Bengaluru, Mysore and Mangalore are also available.