Bheemeshwari , Karnataka, India

Famous for

  • Trekking and Rafting

Weather

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

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Overview

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.

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How to Reach Bheemeshwari

By Train

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.

By Air

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.

By Road

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 pool. There are 6 tents located around the place which provide shelter to the guests.

Galibore Nature Camp

Located amidst the backdrop of towering mountains with a river flowing at the bottom, Galibore Nature Camp is a beautiful spot located at a distance of 16 kilometers from Bheemeshwari. The place is scattered with Terminalia Arjuna trees which gives this place a distinct charm. Tourists might see elephants, turtles, crocodiles and a variety of colorful birds. The place has a barbecue corner which is quiet hit with the tourists.

Trekking

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.