In this beautiful district of Coorg, you will find various spots that attract tourists' attention. This is a hill station and hence the atmosphere is pleasant and suitable for traveling. Tourists visit this place to see the wonders of nature like the Irrupu Falls, the Abbi Falls and the Nisargadhama. Tourists can also visit the town of Madikeri and Somwarpet for a unique experience.
The Nisargadhama is a forest resort. It is 2 km for Kushalanagar and 28km from Madikeri. This resort is a beautiful 64-acre island on the river Cauvery. You can call it a private sanctuary as it shelters all the native animal and plant life. This resort was established in 1989 to provide the tourists and the locals with a relaxing picnic spot. Even today, Nisargadhama is the favorite picnic spot in whole of Coorg.
This resort is blessed by nature, with the green foliage as background and river Cauvery flowing by, this is the perfect spot to relax and enjoy your holidays. To add to its natural bliss the resort has its own deer park and a garden full of orchids. Here you will witness different kinds of orchids and other flowers. In some parts of the resort, medicinal plants are grown. Hence, when you are at Nisargadhama you become a part of a unique eco system.
The tourists coming here can stay in the riverside cottages or in the deluxe cottages on the stilts. The riverside cottages are surrounded by lush green foliage of trees like sandalwood and teak. Some cottages even have thick bamboo groves that make the environment relaxing.
The tourists who want to try something different can stay in the deluxe cottages. These cottages are built on stilts by the side of with river Cauvery. These cottages are big enough to accommodate five people. Hence, if you are coming in groups then these deluxe cottages are perfect for you.
For recreation, tourists can go and explore the forest of Nisargadhama. The resort allows its guests to swim in the safe parts of the rivers. Hence, after a tiring day, the tourists can go for a dip in the river Cauvery. The resort also has a children park for its little guests. Tourists can go for boat rides in the river Cauvery.
For nature lovers there are elephant rides that facilitate the exploration of the forest. If the tourists are lucky enough, they can see peacocks and wild elephants along with other animals. All these animals are in their natural habitat hence it is very thrilling to see them.
The post-monsoon period and the winter is the best time to visit Nisargadhama. During this period, the natural beauty of this place is on its peak. Hence, if you want to see nature at its best visit Nisargadhama resort.
As this resort is off the state highway, it is easily accessible. Tourists can reach this place by a bus or private vehicle. Therefore, on your trip to Coorg surely visit the beautiful Nisargadhama.
Last Updated On: 2011/07/12