Monsoon Magic: Visiting Coorg During the Rainy Season

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Coorg located in Karnataka’s Western Ghats turns into a beautiful piece of heaven when it rains. Often referred to as the ‘Scotland of India,’ this place turns into a beautiful abode of greenery that makes it an ideal beauty spot for the hills, mist, and waterfalls.

Reasons To Explore Coorg During the Rainy Season

1. Adventure Opportunities

Coorg’s monsoon season also grabs the attention of adventure lovers. Mountaineering lovers can attempt to climb peaks such as Tadiandamol, the tallest peak in the Coorg region. The wildlife sanctuary at Brahmagiri is sure to provide some of the most exciting wildlife tourism one can have, with the magnificent green cover and several waterfalls in this region. River Rafting during this season is a much-awaited adventure for tourists as it operates only during monsoon season.

2. Scenic Delights

The best time to visit Coorg is during the monsoon season since numerous views are at their greenest then. The climate brings out the green in the plantations, especially coffee; spices gardens, and forests that transform the region to give it a refreshing feel to the souls. The soft rains make the mornings misty and provide the beauty they need for a rather pleasant stroll and meditation.

3. Rich Culture of The Kodavas

However, even if Coorg does not need any enhancement as it is naturally gifted, it has a good cultural background as well. In the monsoon, people can explore Kodava culture, relish its specialty of Kodava cuisine, visit Ainmanes of reputed families with a guide and even watch that region’s dance forms, including Kodava aat.  If you ever receive an invitation to a Kodava wedding, don’t miss the opportunity. It offers a once-in-a-lifetime experience to immerse yourself in the rich culture of the region.

4. Climate and Atmosphere

The monsoon climate in Coorg is pretty good with ample rain, and the cool temperature and breeze were really pleasant. Thus, thanks to the mist and trees, hills acquire a fairy-tale look that charms all the visitors. 

Travel Tips for Monsoon Trip

For visitors planning to visit Coorg during the monsoon, it is advisable to carry lightweight raincoats, comfortable trekking shoes, and mosquito repellent. It is always wise to check the weather and road conditions in advance since at times the road may be flooded hindering transport. Thus, accepting the time taken to go through the area and acknowledging the splendid scenery adds value to the experience.

Related: Top 10 Must-Visit Attractions in Coorg

Where to Stay in Coorg: Relax in Comfort and Elegance

When monsoon unfolds its beauty of the Coorg, this is the time when Yellow Bamboo Resort and Spa should be your choice. Surrounded by stunning lush greenery, there is spectacular scenery of the rain-drenched surroundings and comfortable, nicely furnished rooms. Either take the room’s views of the monsoon or lose oneself in the beautiful gardens or trails around the place. Unwind with a body massage at the Spa with the sound of rain in the background; enjoy a good meal at the restaurant, coffee/ soup, and the view of the rain. Book your stay now!