Karnataka has a wide heritage in terms of history, culture and basic statistics. It has numerous cities, districts and towns. This Indian state has Chikmagalur town which was originally known as Kadur. This southwestern region of Karnataka is chiefly known for the production of coffee and tea. The name Chikmagalur in refers to younger daughter’s town in Kannada. Undeniably, it is a popular tourist site with lots of places of interest. Ratnagiri bore or the present day Mahatama Gandhi Park is one of these tourist spots.
Chikmagalur is even known for the educational institutes. Apart from this, if you are looking for shopping locations nearby then M G Road is apt for the very purpose. This town is situated 250 Km away from Bangalore. Chikmagalur got its present name due to its history.
The historical monuments of this Kannada town are impressive. Kodandrama Temple perfectly is an amalgamation of Hoysala and Dravidian style. Unending high hills, waterfalls and rivers like Bhadra and Hemavathi are very pleasant to look at in Chikmagalur. It is well known for all the hill stations located in this region. You can enjoy the climatic pleasure throughout the year. Planning a vacation in Chikmagalur between September and March is an ideal decision.