Amid tall mountains and coffee plantations, the Balgal homestay in Chikmagalur promises to give you a wonderful holiday and beautiful memories of it.
Pristine, verdant beauty greets you as you set foot into Chikmagalur, bang in the heart of the Western Ghats and the coffee plantations that Chikmagalur is also famous for. The tall hills and deep valleys of the Ghats and the impressive and wide variety of flora and fauna beckon both nature lovers and casual walkers alike. Right here, is the third highest peak in Karnataka, the Kudremukh, or the peak with the horse’s face. And as if to complete the picture, here in the midst of this gorgeous beauty is a homestay in Chikmagalur.
Kudremukh peak is surrounded by the three cities of Mangalore, Sringeri and the beautiful hill station, Chikmagalur. Whether you seek a quiet holiday, or are an adventure-lover, wild life enthusiast or a travel freak, you’ll fall in love with this charming district. After all, there are also two famous wild life sanctuaries here – the Kudremukh National Park and Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary. Now, all you need to enjoy this vacation is a good Kudremukh homestay.
A short distance away is the Balgal Homestay, charming and warm. Situated on the banks of the River Bhadra, it is easy to find since it is just beside the SH 56 highway. In fact, Balgal town is very near the trekking path of Kudremukh peak. Guests love the verdant surroundings of lush greenery and areca plants.
- Power backup
- WiFi internet
- Room service
- Pet friendly
- Hot water
- Coffee maker
If you’re an outdoorsy type, you’ll love to participate in a Kudremukh trek, wildlife safari, waterfall visit and campfire.
How to get there
- By air – The nearest airport is Bajpe Airport, Mangalore, about 75km from Balgal. From the airport, the rest of the journey is best done by road.
- By road – To get to Balgal, you will need to get into a bus at Kalasa district and ensure it goes to Kudremukh town. Remember to get off at Balgal town.
Right from windows overhanging the splendid valley to outdoor activities you’ve always wanted to try out, you can enjoy a home away from home type of vacation at the Balgal homestay in Chikmagalur.
After carefully observing the needs of the traveler we have put together tour packages that cover the most popular things to do in Chikmagalur like trekking, sightseeing and temple visits. To book them online please click here.