Weekend Trip to Bheemeshwari , Karnataka
- Trekking and Rafting
Summer 22 to 40°C
Winter 10 to 32°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Bangalore: 105 kilometers / 2 h ,4 m
Best Time To Visit
Located around 100 kilometers away from Bangalore, in the Mandya district, Bheemeshwari is fast becoming a major tourist attraction. The town is situated amidst Mekedatu, Gaganachukki and Barachukki waterfalls. The town is full of natural scenery with ample fishing facilities. Tourists can witness a large variety of animals in this region such as crocodiles, leopards, wild boars, deer and exotic bird species. The region is also home to famous ‘Gaming Fish-The Mahseer’. Here, tourists can find accommodation in numerous cottages that are scattered in the region.
How to Reach Bheemeshwari
Bangalore Majestic is the nearest major railway station to Bheemeshwari. The railway station is linked to all major railway junctions in Indian cities. Bangalore is located around 100 kilometers away from Bheemeshwari.
Bangalore International Airport is the nearest major airport. It is located around 100 kilometers away from Bheemeshwari and is well-connected to major airports in India and abroad.
The National Highway 209 and Kanakapura connect Bangalore to Bheemeshwari. The journey from Bangalore to Bheemeshwari via road will take around 2 hours. Various luxury buses are available between Bangalore and Bheemeshwari.
Attractions in Bheemeshwari
Cauvery Fishing Camp
Located alongside the River Cauvery, Cauvery Fishing Camp is quite popular with tourists. The camp, placed amidst verdant green forests and hills, is the perfect place to rejuvenate you. The camp is a beautiful and peaceful spot and is a wonderful spot for the tourists coming to Bheemeshwari. The fishing camp also provides some basic amenities to the travelers during their stay. Food is served in the al fresco dining room.
Doddamakkali Nature Camp
Located 7 kilometers away from Bheemeshwari, Doddamakkali Nature Camp is an isolated place where tourists can spend a quiet day while returning to the town. The Cauvery River curving through this region comes here and accumulates into a ool.
Bheemeshwari is a great place where tourists can enjoy trekking, lush green surroundings, wildlife and a perfect fishing spot. The area is encompassed by beautiful valleys and fed by numerous rivers and streams. There are several trekking routes in Bheemeshwari and travelers can make a choice between difficult and easy ones.