Chikmagalur is a town located in the Chikmagalur district in Karnataka. It is located in the foothills of the Mullayanagiri range. The name Chikmangaluru literally means ‘The Town of the Younger Daughter‘. According to legends, the town was given as a gift to the youngest daughter of the legendary chief of Sakkarepattana, Rukmangada. This quaint city is blessed with a very soothing climate round the year. It is popularly known as Coffee Land of Karnataka. The town with its amazing climate and coffee estates attracts tourists from around the state. This Road trip is a must for those who have the passion for photography, adventure and explore nature. Here is the best weekend trip for those who love to meet new like minded folks. Come and Explore this scenic town on your bikes.
Best Time to visit the place:
September to April.
Things To Do in Chikmangalur:
- Visit historical Church.
- Wonderful backwaters of River Hemavathy.
- Water sports at Yagachi dam.
- Visit musical town
- Visit the highest mountain of Karnataka.
Nearby Places Around Chikmangalur:
Shimonga 71km Mangalore 114km