Bangalore to Coorg

Travelling from Bangalore to Coorg –

 By Bus – The distance from Bangalore to Coorg is about 260 km and opting to board a direct Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus from the main Bangalore bus stop is a good option. It takes about 6 hours to reach Coorg this way. It is an economical means to travel to Coorg from Bangalore by Bangalore to Coorg buses. There are also many private buses that you can opt for. 

By Train – There is no direct Bangalore to Coorg train. Mysore Railway Station is the nearest railway station which takes about 3 hours from Bangalore. It is here that one needs to hop on to a direct bus or hire a taxi to reach Coorg if you opt to take the train.

 By Flight – Bangalore to Coorg distance of 260 km is not covered by a direct Bangalore to Coorg flight. Coorg has no airports of its own and the closest Mangalore International Airport is at a distance of 160 km from Coorg. And travellers need to take a car or cab from here, it is for this reason that Bangalore to Coorg flights are not a popular option. 

 By Car/Cab – Since there are no direct trains plying between these two places, the best answer to how to reach Coorg from Bangalore is through road. Bangalore to Coorg by car takes about 5 hours depending on the type of taxi hired and is a time saving and economical option for a group of friends or small families.

Coorg – The Land of Coffee

Coorg is a picturesque hill station attached to the Kodagu administrative district in Karnataka, hemmed by a stretch of 4100 Sq. km of Western Ghats as is south-western border. Rich in natural resources, Coorg is the destination for many spice plantations reaping veritable spices and coffee seeds.

 Things to do 

Identified as the most popular hill stations in India, the sightseeing in Coorg is extensive. A visit to the Abbey Falls, Dubare Nagarhole National Park and the Iruppu Falls is a must along with a sacred trip to Omkareswara Temple boasting of Indo-Sarcenic architectural style. A number of spice and coffee plantations attract the attention of onlookers with a visit to the famous Golden Temple in Kushal Nagar being the most patronised tourist destination in Coorg.

Accommodation

 Famous for Coorgi styled non-vegetarian delicacies including the authentic pork curry teamed up with hot and fluffy appams, a veritable feast awaits food lovers. Along with this, there are a number of delicacies that satiate the palates of vegetarians. A hot cup of coffee in Coorg is highly recommended. Hotels in Coorg give one the most beautiful views. Homestays are the most patronised accommodations in Coorg along with a number of resorts which are fully-equipped with modern amenities. Options to pre-book a number of guest houses and nature camps are also available to tourists.  

 


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Hemanth Anantharamu

Hemanth, Bangalore,
Expert
54 Reviews | 2 Views

A satisfying experience

Aug 17, 2016
Mode of Transport: Bus

SRS has been our preferred vendor. The bus arrived on time at the destination, the driver and support staff were very co operative right through out the journey. The driver reached destination on time and while returning back also the journey was smooth and relaxing

    • Bus Type:
    • Non-AC
    • This bus has:
    • TV/Entertainment
    • Comfortable seats
    • Charging Point
Priyush kumar

Priyush kumar, Bangalore,
Tourist
1 Review | 2 Views

Nice trip!

Jun 13, 2016
Mode of Transport: Taxi

The night drive in the car was awesome. The roads were good. Smooth Journey to Coorg. We couldn't see any of the wildlife at night. We were disappointed at that but then we spotted a Deer and we were very happy. Morning we reached Coorg glades by 7 AM. We stopped at Kushalnagar, saw the place, it was awesome. Thank you!

    • Car Type:
    • Hatchback
    • This route has:
    • Petrol pumps
    • Food/Dhabas
    • Clear Signages
    • Route Taken:
    • Bangalore-Mysore Rd and Mysore-Madikeri Rd/SH 88
Nagesh

Nagesh, Bangalore,
Tourist
2 Reviews | 18 Views

Very nice journey

May 31, 2016
Mode of Transport: Bus

Very nice. It goes via Mysore.

Bus : KSRTC Airavat. AC Bus. Its one stop to Mysore. Wont stop in Mysore bus stand more than 5 mins. Please plan your snacks in prior or get it parcel. Bus will not stop for snacks or tea. Bus departed Bangalore at 4:00 PM, reached Madikeri by 10:00 PM.

    • Bus Type:
    • A/C
    • This bus has:
    • TV/Entertainment
    • Comfortable seats
    • Blanket
    • Water Bottle
Aditya Grover

Aditya, Phagwara,
Tourist
4 Reviews | 1 View

The most enchanting part was the greenery still abound

May 26, 2016
Mode of Transport: Car

Roads are fine. Being 50% enjoyment part is of road trip. You can freely drive 120 Kmph. The most enchanting part was the greenery still abound. But the year 2016 breaking all records of high temperatures, the climate was not as expected. Road Trip in monsoons are meant to die for.

    • Car Type:
    • Hatchback
    • This route has:
    • Petrol pumps
    • Clear Signages
    • Route Taken:
    • Bangalore - Mangalore Hwy/Mangalore-Bangalore Hwy
Mr.. Nitesh

Mr.., Bangalore,
Tourist
3 Reviews | 3 Views

A good journey

May 7, 2016
Mode of Transport: Taxi

Coorg can be covered via mysore and it will be awesome ride if you go be your own car or booked cabs.

Preferably one should go via booked Cab as the cab person has more idea on the places and locations and also regarding the timings of temples.

We started on Monday morning for Mysore and stayed there for 2 days. On wednesday morning we started for Coorg and stayed 2 days in coorg.

A 4 days trip is good to cover Mysore and Coorg with family or friends.

    • Car Type:
    • Hatchback
    • This route has:
    • Petrol pumps
    • Food/Dhabas
    • Route Taken:
    • Bangalore - Mysore Rd and ಮೈಸೂರು-ಮಡಿಕೇರಿ ರಸ್ತೆ

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