The best way to ease your stress is by going on a trip. However, not every place is capable of doing so. Few places are just made to cast that spell and Chikmagalur is definitely one of them.
1. You’ll Fall For The Falls
Nature has it’s own way to please us. These natural showers at Chikmagalur are exactly what one needs for a refreshing day. Whether it be the Kalahatti falls or the Hebbe falls, they will all help you to wash away that stress.
2. Baba Budangiri (also known as Dattagiri)
Named after the Sufi saint, Baba Budan, this mountain will never fail to enchant you with it’s beauty. Walk up the highest mountain in the range Mullayanagiri, and refresh your senses. Baba Budangiri is a place where nature unfolds in ways mystical.
3. Paradise For Coffee Lovers
If you are a coffee lover, you’ve got to visit the Coffee Museum when you are in Chikmagalur. From cultivation of coffee to it’s evaluation, from movies to songs associated, this place will surely enlighten you with every single detail related to coffee. Check this place out if you want to brew that perfect cup to get rid of your stress.
4. Tranquil Atmosphere
Peace surmounts you at Chikmagalur. The Ayyanakere Lake which happens to be the second largest lake in Karnataka is located at a distance of 20 km from the town of Chikmagalur and ensures the serenity you’d hoped for. Once there, you can camp, go fishing or just enjoy the calmness of this place.
5. Muthodi Wildlife Sanctuary
Visiting a sanctuary can always be exciting. Being in the midst of the wild, surrounded by trees and animals; the mere thought sends a chill down one’s spine. Muthodi Wildlife Sanctuary is one such place. Declared as the 25th ‘Save Tiger’ project in 1998, there are more than 120 species of trees here and one is sure to come across snakes, lizards and crocodiles while on a safari drive. One of the main wildlife attractions here are the tigers and elephants. Now, doesn’t that sound thrilling?
So this weekend, plan a trip to Chikmagalur. See what this place has in store for you!