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Mercara Travel Guide


  • Mercara city in karnataka
Mercara At a Glance
  • Average Climate:14°C - 36°C
  • Best Time to Visit:Throughout the year
  • STD Code:08272

Introduction

Nestled amidst the green hills of Karnataka, Mercara is a beautiful hill station in South India. Dotted with the coffee plantations and orange trees, Mercara is every nature lovers dream destination.

From breathtaking view of the green hills to the smell of caffeine, Mercara is one of the ideal serene retreats for the tourists. If you wish to take a break from your stressed-out lifestyle, then plan a Tour to Mercara Karnataka.

On your Tour to Mercara Karnataka you can enjoy the beauty of this famous hill station in Karnataka. Also called Madikeri, Mercara in Karnataka in India is the headquarters of Coorg or Kodagu district. Misty hills, orange plantations and coffee make this place the Scotland of India.

From 1600 AD, the Lingayat kings ruled Coorg and they established their capital in Mercara and built a mud fort. Years later the British finally conquered Mercara and still today Mercara in Karnataka exudes a quaint colonial charm.

On your Tour to Mercara Karnataka do not miss out the important tourist attractions of Mercara which attract the tourists to this beautiful hill station near Coorg. The Abbi Falls is one of the major tourist places close to Mercara where you can enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the Abbi Falls. It cascades down from the steep rocks of Western Ghats which is actually a beautiful sight for the tourists.

Besides the Abbi Falls you can also visit the Talacauvery. This is the source of the important river of South India, River Cauvery. It is not only known for its natural beauty but considered a sacred destination in South India.

The Madikeri fort and Raja's seat are also famous tourist places that attract a number of tourists. So plan your tour to Mercara Karnataka and enjoy your mountain retreat.



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