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Kudremukh Travel Guide


  • Kudremukh Mountain range in Karnataka
Kudremukh At a Glance
  • Population:8,095
  • Area :N.A
  • Geo Location:South West
  • Average Climate:14°C - 37°C
  • Best Time to Visit:October - May
  • STD Code:08263

Introduction

Located near Chikmagalur this is one of the beautiful hill stations which is yet undiscovered and unexplored by tourists. Away from the stressful city life, Kudremukh in Karnataka in India is a beautiful hill station in Karnataka. Kudremukh attracts nature lovers and trekkers from all over.

The word Kudremukh means "Horse Face" that is related to the unique shape of the mountains. Situated about 1894m above the sea level, this is an untouched virgin beauty. On your Tour to Kudremukh Karnataka you can get a glimpse of the green sylvan settings, orchids and beautiful waterfalls that makes your Tour to Kudremukh Karnataka beautiful and fascinating.

Kudremukh lies about 95 kms from Chikmagalur, and its nearest airport and railhead is in Mangalore. The beauty of Kudremukh can also be seen in Kudremukh National Park. Home to a rich variety of flora and fauna you can spot a Malabar giant squirrel or flying squirrels in this park. Kudremukh is one of the ideal destinations for trekkers, and a Tour to Kudremukh Karnataka is one of the beautiful trips.

The British Government had declared Kudremukh as a Reserve Forest Area, way back in 1916. In the year 1987, the Karnataka Government declared it as a National Park in Karnataka.

Hanumana Gundi Waterfalls is one of the major Tourist Attractions in Kudremukh which cascades from 100 feet and is the ideal destination for the trekkers.

You can also visit the Jalamabad Fort built by Tipu Sultan and visit other tourist places in Kudremukh Karnataka. On your tour to Kudremukh, apart from the green National Park you can also see the Jalamabad Fort built by Tipu Sultan.

So plan a tour to Kudremukh and explore the beautiful green valleys of this fascinating hill station of Karnataka.