Chikmagalur Travel Guide

About Place

Chikmagalur is a hill station in Karnataka, a state in southwest India. To the north is Baba Budangiri, a mountain range in the Western Ghats, with 3 large caves said to be holy. Trails through forests and grasslands lead up to Mullayanagiri Peak. The cascading Hebbe Falls lie in an area of coffee plantations. The forested Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, northwest of Chikmagalur, is home to elephants, tigers and leopards.

Places To Visit
  • Kudremukh National Park
  • Mullayanagiri
  • Kemmanagundi
  • Inam Dattatreya Peetha
  • Sharadamba Temple
  • Baba Budangiri
  • Jhari Waterfalls
  • Hirekolale Lake
  • Belavadi
  • Coffee Museum
  • Sringeri Sharada Peetham

  • Rafting in Bhadra River
  • Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Jhari Waterfalls

Famous Food
  • Akki Roti
  • Kakadu
  • Nendranga chips (Banana chips)

Things To Buy
  • Coffee beans

Shopping Area
  • Market road

Chikmagalur Details

Best Time To Visit
September To April

Monsoon Period
July to September

Important Contact
Police Control Room:
100 / 080 22211803 / 22212164
Ambulance Service:
Tourist Center:
094235 68668
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