Pick up from your city hotel in Coorg in air-conditioned vehicle. Sightseeing with a knowledgeable guide.
Visit Omkareshwara Temple; built in 1820 by Lingarajendra the then-ruling King to ward off the evil caused by "Brahma Rakshasas". The Shiva Linga is said to be brought from the holy place "Kaashi". This temple has an unusual architectural combination of 'Indo-Sarsenic' Style. Nearby is the holy tank. Regular poojas are performed in the temple for the different deities like Lord Subrahmanya and Ganesha.
Gadduge; Dominating the skyline are the Gadduge or three tombs with their Islamic style building domes and minarets with gold coating built in Indo-Sarsenic style, the entrance to each tomb has Carvings of Hindu Deities. The Central largest tomb more ornate than the other two contains the graves of Virarajenda and his wife Mahadevi Amma. The medium sized tomb is of Lingarajendra and the simplest tomb contains the grave of Rudrappa Virarajendra's Guru. A bird's eye view of Madikeri can be had from here.
Mandala Patti Peaks; These are the beautiful and picturesque hills in Kodagu. This place is one of the trekking points in Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary or Pushpagiri Forest Range. Pushpagiri Forest Range spreads from Subrahmanya in Dakshina Kannada district to Somwarpet in Coorg district covering an area of 102.6 sq km. It is also a popular Film shooting spot. Mandala Patti Peaks which is also known as Mugilu pete or Mugil pete in one of popular kannada film Galipara directed by Yograj bhat.
Abbi Falls; A thrilling 9 kms drive through forests and coffee plantations leads to the most popular attraction and picnic spot - the Abbi Falls. The gushing sound and the beauty of the falls can be experienced from the hanging bridge. It looks very beautiful in summers and even during the monsoon season. However, please note that bathing in deep water and swimming is not very safe.
Drop off at your city hotel in Coorg.