Are you an adventure junkie looking for some thrilling off-roading experience? If yes, then Chikmagalur is the right place (for all kinds of tourists). Located in the backdrop of the Western Ghats, the Chikmagalur district is situated 3,580 ft above main sea level. Along with beautiful landscapes, this coffee town is equally popular for its great trekking trails and adventure activities.
With so many places to visit and experience, Chikmagalur is the perfect destination for the adventure streak in you. The great off-roading experiences and the strolls amidst the coffee estates are irresistible, and you must experience this as soon as you can.
Get these Thrilling Off-Roading Experiences in Chikmagalur for a Memorable Trip:
Exciting Off-Road Trails across the waterfalls in Chikmagalur:
Chikmagalur is home to many magnificent waterfalls amid awe-inspiring landscapes. What adds to the charm of these waterfalls are the thrilling trekking trails through the dazzling hills. The off-road trail to the giant Hebbe waterfalls is best enjoyed in a Jeep Safari ride. Witness the surreal beauty of the verdant valley along with the soothing sound of the waterfalls on your way to the falls.
A short ride to Jhari waterfalls is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. To reach the waterfalls, you must hire a jeep (locally called Jeep Safari-they still use the Mahindra Jeep) which will take you to the falls through the lush green scenery and the misty hills. The terrain is scary enough to give you the thrills, but for the local drivers, it is just a casual off-roading journey.
Famous Off-Road Trails to Mullayanagiri Peak:
Mullayanagiri is the highest peak in Karnataka and is very famous for adventurous off-roading and trekking trails. At a height of 6,330 ft, the sunrise and sunset of the Mullayanagiri peak are sights to behold. Whether you choose to walk amidst the lush green landscape or take a jeep, you will witness the spectacular view of the Western Ghats. This trek is loved by the hikers, as it is considered one of the most challenging ones. Hence, it is always advisable to hire a local driver for such terrains unless you are an off-road aficionado. Enjoy the majestic hills and fall in love with nature time and again.
Off-Road Jeep Ride to Kyatanamakki Hills:
Get rid of your vehicle when you are surrounded by the hills of Western Ghats. Hire a rental jeep; most resorts have rental jeeps with experienced local drivers. Enjoy the most fun-filled adventurous rides in the muddy, slippery tracks of Kyatanamakki Hills. The guides will assist you all the way up to the top and make sure you have a great off-roading experience. Witness the surreal views and the lush greenery that you will remember for a lifetime.
Quad Biking: An Off-Roading Adventure for Life
Have you ever imagined riding a quad bike or an AV bike through the verdant nature? Yes, Chikmagalur has it all. You will find personalized tour facilities along with assistance from local people (organization or the resort itself). They will take you to the newly discovered trails safely. Enjoy the exhilarating experience and catch the sunset from the top of the hills.
Trek to Kudremukh:
Kudremukh or Kudurekuha Jamly is located at a distance of 96 km from the district of Chikmagalur. Take this opportunity to explore the tropical wet evergreen type of forest which is spread over an area of 600 sq km with very diverse flora and fauna. The narrow path will keep you thrilled and excited. But don’t forget to capture some stunning clicks while enjoying the beauty of the place!
Chikmagalur has everything for everyone.
Chikmagalur is a paradise for all, be it an adventure seeker, a pilgrim, or a nature enthusiast. Wait no more, pack your bags, and head to Chikmagalur for a thrilling off-road experience.
To explore the tourist places in Chikmagalur to the fullest, make sure you visit this place in the right season that starts from October to February. Stay at a resort in Chikmagalur amidst the coffee plantations to make your visit worth remembering!
We, at Nexstay Coffee Grove Resort, welcome you to have a comfortable stay at Chikmagalur.