Madikeri, the picturesque capital of Kodagu (also called Coorg), is a town that epitomizes this land of coffee, cardamom, colonels and the Cauvery. Located in a beautiful hilly setting surrounded by the forested slopes of the Western Ghats, here, time seems to have stopped. Dotted with a cluster of red-roofed dwellings and a bustling bazaar, the town, situated at an elevation of 1525m, has a charming old-world look. Madikeri provides access to some excellent picnic spots and also some very interesting activities like trekking, mountain climbing and river rafting.
Karnataka Hotels Madikeri, ideally located on the edge of the mountains, offers spectacular views of the valley. Recently renovated and capacity-enhanced, the hotel provides a total of 36 air-conditioned, deluxe and standard double rooms. A restaurant with an attached bar offers a range of dishes, including the famed Kodava fare. The hotel also arranges Coorg sight-seeing and activity trips.