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A delightfully tranquil beauty is Chikmagalur, nestled within the Baba Budan Hills, it bespeaks scenery which is picture perfect.
Its meandering valleys and streams, snow white coffee blossoms and rugged mountain trails beckon one and all to its bosom.
Located around 251 kms. from Bangalore it attracts many a folks for weekend getaways.
Chikmagalur, is sure to prove an exciting destination for all nature lovers, for not only does it offer one nature in all its glory but is also very near, just 12 kms. from Mullayanagiri, the highest peak in Karnataka. Thereby affording one of the best trekking trails for enthusiasts.
Some of the famous spots that are a must visit out here
An interesting thing to do here is to go on a Coffee Plantation Tour. There are a number of coffee plantations where one can go for a visit and see at close quarters where that refreshing brew comes from.
Chikmagalur is best known for its coffee and fragrant sandalwood. So without doubt those are the things to pick up when visiting here. Nature Craft, located just 9 kms from Chikmagalur sells delicately fashioned artifacts made from coffee wood and sandalwood which are truly exquisite. Also Panduranga on M.G Road is the perfect place to pick up some coffee beans or freshly ground coffee powder. Other popular items here include vanilla and pepper powder.
Looking at having some great food here then some of the options one can try are- Peaberry Restaurant at the Taj Garden Retreat, Hotel Soundarya Residency, Hotel Soundarya Deluxe, Hotel Mayura Deluxe and Planters Court are also known for the delicious fare they serve.
Chikmagalur is a place that can be visited the year round due to its generally cool and pleasant climate. If you're looking at
visiting during some festival then -September is a great month with the festivities of Ganesh Chathurthi adding to the overall charm.
While the months of October-November are truly sparkling with the Deepawali celebrations.
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