Chikmagalur is blessed with tea and coffee plantations, milky-white waterfalls and beautiful parks. Popular places to visit here are Hebbe Falls, Kallathigiri Falls, Hanumana Gundi Falls, Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Mahatma Gandhi Park, Coffee Museum, Hirekole Lake, Kodandarama Temple etc.
The beautiful state of Karnataka, located in the south-western region of India, is known for its hi-tech hubs, nightlife, grand palaces, old temples and wildlife sanctuaries. However, there are also many hill stations in this state providing lush green environment and peace. Those who want to spend some quiet time amidst nature away from the hustle and bustle of the city can visit these hill stations. From lush green hills, waterfalls and vantage points to historical attractions and adrenaline activities, hill stations in Karnataka have a lot to offer. So today we are telling you about some of the best hill stations in Karnataka-
Chikmagalur Tea and is full of coffee plantations, milky-white waterfalls and beautiful parks. Popular places to visit here are Hebbe Falls, Kallathigiri Falls, Hanumana Gundi Falls, Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Mahatma Gandhi Park, Coffee Museum, Hirekole Lake, Kodandarama Temple etc. If you are here, take a stroll through the tea and coffee plantations, visit the highest Mullayanagiri peak, enjoy the beautiful scenery at Kyatnamakki, visit Amriteshwara and Vidyashankar Temple.
Nandi Hills, Karnataka
Situated at an altitude of 4849 feet Nandi Hills It is one of the most famous hill stations of Karnataka. Apart from the lush green surroundings, trekking trails and stunning views, the place also houses a popular historical fort with many monuments and temples. Popular places to visit here are Tipu’s Drop, Tipu’s Summer Residence, Amrita Sarovar, Bhog Nandishwar Temple, Brahmashram, Nehru Nilaya, Grover Zampa Vineyard etc.
This charming of Karnataka nestled amidst dense forests hill station, is a perfect weekend getaway from Bangalore. From dense tropical forests full of diverse wildlife to picturesque waterfalls and lush green hills, the scenic beauty of Sirsi will leave you spellbound. If you are here, then definitely explore the places like Muregar Falls, Sivaganga Falls, Burud Falls, Unchalli Falls, Vibhuti Falls, Marikamba Temple, Shri Mahaganpati Temple, Gudavi Bird Sanctuary.
Male Mahadeshwar or MM Hills, Karnataka
Seven hill ranges, the MM Hills are situated at an altitude of 3200 feet above sea level and are known as ‘Swayambhu’ or self-manifested. Lord Shiva Famous for an ancient temple with Apart from religious places, the place is rich in flora and fauna, which makes it a popular attraction among wildlife lovers and adrenaline junkies. Every traveler who comes here must visit places like Shri Male Mahadeshwar Temple, Thala Betta, Nagmale Hills etc. Also do not forget to see elephants and other animals in the dense forests.
Surrounded by lush green and dense forests, Gangamoola is an ideal place for those who want to spend quality time in the lap of nature. The hill station enjoys a mild climate and stunning landscapes and attractions. This place is also famous for being the origin of three important rivers- Tunga, Bhadra and Netravathi. Popular places to visit here include Hanumana Gundi Falls, Sri Annapurneshwari Temple, Sirimane Falls, Gomateshwara Statue, Chaturmukh Basadi, Sri Venkataraman Temple, Amba Tirtha etc. If you are here, trek to Kurinjal Peak and Narasimha Parvat to witness the natural beauty of Kudremukh National Park. Enjoy nature walks, jeep safaris and trekking at Bhagwati Nature Camp.