Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Arrival – Mangalore
Departure - Mangalore
Route: Mangalore - Coorg (Madikeri)(3N) - Bekal(2N) - Mangalore.
Day-1 Arrival at Coorg
Day-2 Dubare Elephant Camp, Tibetan Monastery, Nisargadhama Visit.
Day-3 Excursions / Adventure / Experiences in Coorg.
Day-4 Proceed to Bekal. Evening ride in Nileshwar Backwaters.
Day-5 Sightseeing in and around Bekal.
Mangalore to Coorg (Madikeri) -150 kms (3.5 hrs)
Coorg (Madikeri) to Bekal -115 kms (3 hrs)
Bekal to Mangalore -65 kms (1.5 hrs)
Destination Overview :-
Mangalore - Mangalore is a port and the largest town on coastal Karnataka it is the 2nd largest town in Karnataka. Mangalore is access point for Coastal Karnataka, Coorg, Chikmagalur, Hindu / Jain Pilgrimage and North Kerala.
Coorg (Madikeri) - Madikeri (3500 ft asl) is the district headquarters of the Coorg region and also the highest point in the area. Madikeri offers guests nature centric experience and is a base point to explore the area.
Bekal - Bekal is situated on the seashore of Pallikara village,12 kms south of Kasargod town (NH-17) where some destination resorts and homestays are located.
Arrival at Mangalore and Proceed to Coorg (2500-3500 ft asl, 150 kms - 4 hours). Coorg is renowned for its Coffee Plantations, Luxury Resorts / Homestays and salibrious climate all round the year.
Visit Dubare Elephant camp (Elephant ride, Coracle Ride), Tibetan Monastery and Cauvery Nisargadhama (Open Zoo). Explore local market and Kodagu Cuisine. Visit Abbey Falls and Omkareshwar temple during the day.
Excursion to Talcauvery (44 kms from Madikeri), origin of Cauvery river and a local pilgrim centre. Leisure profile guests may just relax and explore local markets and enjoy plantation views. Adventure oriented guests can opt for walk / trek.or visit Now or Neverland Adventure park in West Coorg. Experiential travellers may opt for a Plantation Lunch.
Proceed to Bekal (115 kms - 3 hrs). Bekal is a beach getaway in North Kerala near Mangalore and visited for its luxury hotels, homestays and cultural experience it offers. Take a backwater ride in the evening in Nileshwar Backwaters.
Explore tourist attractions in and around Bekal such as Bekal fort, Bekal beach, Pandiyan Kallu, Nileswaram Palace, Chandragiri fort, Ananathpura Temple etc
Depart to Mangalore (65 kms). Enroute guests may visit Manjeshwar Temple (40 kms from Bekal). Depart for onward journey.