Golfing in Ambatty Greens: Why let your sporting spirit suffer while on holiday? Tee up your spirit and the game at Ambatty Greens while on holiday or weekend break. Besides the height allure, sylvan setting and bewitching beauty, Ambatty Greens serves to the Golfers’ dream with its functional 18 hole Golf Course.
Virajpet is located in the centre of Coorg’s Coffee garden and boasts to be one of the best places to visit. The Coorg Golf Link in Virajpet is an full-fledged 18 hole layout with ways extending to the peak of the hill. Verdant evergreen locales add to the beauty of the Golf Ground!!! It has two kinds of terrain: Front 9 and Back 9.
Elephant Training Camp, Dubare: Since all the activities in Dubare revolve near water, the best to experience is the elephant training camp. The elephant training camp is sandwiched between the south banks of Cauvery and Dubare Reserve Forest. Elephant Training camp was commenced 5 years back, and continues to attract tourists from all spheres of India. Dubare Elephant Training camp has recently seen an addition from 13 to 18 in the number of elephants. The activities such as boating, campfire and elephant ride which includes trekking with a guide, a coracle ride and rendezvous with pachyderm.
Elephant Interaction Programme: It starts early at 8:30, including luxurious 45-50 minutes bath in Cauvery. The bathing programme is followed by frenzy feeding which is again followed by 30-minutes ride on the back of the pachyderm. Tourists can enjoy feeding the large food balls to friendly pachyderms. Interestingly, the elephants enjoy raagi and jaggery balls of food. Don’t drop jaws when you see these mammoth mammals having high appetite and they can consume 170 kg. The guide or the Mahout educates you about the Asian and African Elephants while you bathe the elephants and their calves. Mind you… mother elephants or the cows are protective of their baby calves.
Best time to Visit: Post monsoon the whole of Dubare freshens up, streams and gorges filled with Cauvery water, it is an attraction. July and mid-September are good months to visit Dubare.
Angling and Fishing: Coorg is a major attraction for Anglers n Fishing freaks. Blessed with Cauvery River, which flows throughout the city, it reeves a whole lot of scope for fishing. The river bank areas have wide varieties of fish like together with mahseer, rohu, katli and trout. The river water lapping up in the stream is a haven for fish such as mackerel, marlin and sea bass, to the fishing freak’s delight. Valnur Fishing Camp, on the banks of Kushalnagar, happens to be the right address for angling and Fishing enthusiasts. Abundance of Ladyfish and Mahseer are available for the fisher’s amazement. Many of the fishes here weight up to 50 kg. At Valnoor, the Cauvery swells wide into a pool and gets populated with Mahseer and Rohu. The Forest Department, in collaboration with Coorg Wildlife Society, offers angling at departments Riverside Cottage at Valanoor. The whole of setting is incipient without food and electricity supply.
White Water Rafting : Seasonal White Water Rafting is the best grab at Coorg. Exciting opportunity and thrilling river adventure, rafting remains a prominent attraction in here. Coorg transforms into a haven of thrills and chills, post monsoon when rivers and lakes over flow with monsoon water. Coorg challenges its gut-testing rafters to gear their adventure-seeking soul