The district of Coorg in Karnataka is adorned with some spectacular tourist destinations, two of which are Madikeri and Virajpet. These two places are well connected to Coorg, which is in turn connected by road to Mysore. The best way to commute from Madikeri to Virajpet is by booking a cab from Coorg Wheels. One can book a cab for round trip or just one-way drop off easily.
The closest airport is Bangalore Airport and the closest railway station is that of Mysore. The distance is no problem when the highways are so intricately networked with the other towns. Located in Karnataka’s viridescent Coorg district, Virajpet is a mere 35 KM away from Madikeri.
A drive from Madikeri to Virajpet takes about an hour. The routes usually chosen for the trip are either Madikeri – Virajpet Road or Virajpet – Byndoor Road or Virajpet – Murnad – Madikeri Road. The best time to visit Madikeri and Virajpet is from October to May when the climate is pleasant and there’s an excitement of festivities in the air.
The views along the roads are a patchwork of hills, curvy roads, green slopes of forests, paddy fields and thick jungles. In Madikeri to Virajpet route, you will also see little streams of water, seasonal waterfalls, and occasional glimpses of River Cauvery during the drive. If you are travelling with children, ask them to keep an eye out for herds of deer, peacocks and wild rabbits.
Although the Madikeri to Virajpet drive is short, only an hour one-way, the picturesque surroundings are bound to leave a lasting impression on your mind. You can also stop by a coffee plantation by the road and enjoy a quick cup of locally brewed coffee for a more wholesome Kodagu experience.
Coorg Wheels is the top choice for tourists who like the luxury and comfort of travelling independently without having to worry about the hassles of public transport. We boast of a fleet of sedans, SUVs, hatchbacks and tempo travellers that meet the needs of all kinds of travellers to Coorg. From honeymooners to large groups, we have the most comfortable cabs to offer.
Our car rentals in Coorg come equipped with AC, GPS navigation system, MP3 players, plush seats and roomy baggage space so that our patrons get to travel in complete ease and style. Our cab packages are also very economical and pocket-friendly, thus ensuring that you can avail the best of services without having to rethink your budget!
Madikeri is the most visited tourist destinations in Coorg. Enjoying a scenic location in the Western Ghats, this small hill station has been blessed with nature’s bounty. Tourists visit Madikeri to enjoy its charming rolling valleys, paddy fields, orange orchards, coffee groves and spice plantations.
Madikeri also has numerous other things to see in town such as Namdroling Monastery, Raja’s Seat, Abbey Falls, Gaddije’s Tomb, Sree Kanchi Kamakshi Temple, Omkareshwar Temple, Nisargadhama Forest, Dubare Elephant Camp and adventurous trek routes scattered all over the town. Madikeri is famous for its delicacies, and if you are a non-vegetarian, do remember to try out some local dishes.
Virajpet is another scenic hill station and pride of Kodagu district of Karnataka. Virajpet holds a special place in nature and adventure lovers thanks to its splendid hills and breathtaking lakes. Virajpet is also a pilgrimage destination that attracts thousands of devotees every year to its temples.
You may also know of Virajpet as being the biggest producer of honey in Asia! The places worth seeing in Virajpet are Perumbadi Lake, Gonikoppal, Pollibetta, Talakaveri, Clock Tower, Ayappa Temple, Siddapura, Chelavara Water Falls, St. Anne’s Church, Igguthappa, and Kadanga.
We truly think the less travelled, off beaten destination of Virajpet has something to offer to everyone. It’s a destination that must be visited at least once in everyone’s lifetime! Book our Madikeri to Virajpet round trip or one-way drop off cabs for a comfortable drive at the most economical price. Hurry Book Now!