Nisargadhama Island | Nisargadhama Falls

Coorg, Karnataka

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Nisargadhama Falls is an ideal destination for those who love nature and would like to spend time by themselves. This picturesque location has a guest house run by the forest department. The most dominating feature of the fall is the number of rivers located around it.

The fall is a perfect picnic spot and also offers boat rides in the calm and serene atmosphere. Nisargadhama falls has the kind of beauty that never fades away. It provides a calm and relaxing feel to every tourist. The falls is located at Nisargadhama Island.

Nisargadhama is a serene and peaceful island formed by the River Cauvery in the State of Karnataka. Karnataka is dominated by the Western Ghats which is a source of many rivers flowing through the State.

Nisargadhama is located near Kushalnagar in the Kogadu district of Karnataka. It is well known for its natural charm and peaceful surroundings. It is a 64 acre island surrounded by lush greenery on all sides.

The Island is perfect for a picnic with the children. There are rabbits, deers, peacocks and a playground for children. You can visit the mini zoo or take a boat ride. You can also choose to spend the night at the tree house facilities with restaurant.

Elephant rides and boating are a major attraction here. Tourists are also allowed to get into the water at a few safe points along the river. There are many shallow portions of the river through which you can easily walk through.

There are tree top bamboo cottages and forest run department guest houses for accommodation. There is one small restaurant as well. It is an ideal location to spend a peaceful evening.

One needs to cross a hanging bridge in order to reach this island. It is located at about 25 kms from Madikeri and 2 kms from Kushalnagar. It consists of lush foliage of teak trees, sandalwood trees and bamboo groves. It is a popular picnic spot and is well maintained by the authorities.

 

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