Cajoling travellers with its felicitous tag 'Scotland of India', Coorg engulfs your sense as you set foot into this misty paradise with its cool breeze, mystical hills, lush greenery, picturesque sights, thriving wildlife, luxurious aroma of cardamom and coffee, and most of its salubrious climate. When it comes to natural beauty, Coorg sees no dearth. It's beautiful, serene and unspoiled traits guarantee it to be the perfect holiday destination for relaxing, rejuvenating, unwinding or indulging in an adventure.
A beautiful trap
An emerging popular tourist destination, Coorg graciously lays out a perfectly curated trap to ensnare people from all over India into its luxurious lap.
As you make your way up the curvy, hilly roads to the plains, you will witness picture-perfect encapsulating vistas of mountains, hills, verdant greenery and profuse variety of plantations - this is your welcome to Madikeri. It almost tricks you into thinking that it is straight out of a painting. Of the many towns, Madikeri, the capital, is the most famous.
Like Coorg, Madikeri is famous for coffee, local sightseeing sites and adventure activities.
A cosy, blissful adobe - Club Mahindra Madikeri
When travelling, especially during vacations, people look for the most comfortable yet luxurious accommodation, which feels like a home away from home.
This is where Club Mahindra Resorts in Madikeri comes into play. Visually pleasing and physically comforting, this resort is idyllically tucked amid soaring mountain peaks and flourishing greenery.
Spilling across stretches of land, from a distance, the first thing that will catch your eye is the local Ainmanes styled architecture (ancestral home) of which the resort boasts. It's a wondrous sight, which throws light on the land’s past. As you draw close, the looming scents of coffee plantations will tantalise your senses. Once you arrive at the resort, don’t forget to breathe; the spectacular surroundings tend to take your breath away.
One of the most important aspects of your vacation is the room. At this resort, there are 220 lavish one-bedroom and studio rooms loaded with amenities that are hand-picked to spoil you.
As far as spending your days in serenity goes, there's more than plenty to do at Club Mahindra Madikeri. With facilities like a gym, two swimming pools, a spa complex, three restaurants, a bar and a lobby lounge and among others, there’s so much to keep you busy. Plus, the resort’s perfect location means you just cannot miss out on a safari and other holiday activities.
Adventure junkies can indulge in fun, entertaining and challenging activities like river rafting and zip lining down the mighty Cauvery, jumping on the bungee trampoline, racing across a variety of terrains on ATVs, riding a bull and soft rope activities. The less adventurous can take walks around aromatic plantations or visit famous sites around Madikeri (Raja's Seat, Abbey Falls, Dubare Elephant Camp, Talacauvery, etc.). Or simply stay in the resort and indulge in fun indoor games, such as board games, video games, etc.
After a fun-filled day, it's up to food to energise you. Coorg's cuisine oozes a distinct flavour, and is a must try. Noolputtu, pandi curry and mutton curry are some famous dishes in this region. If the local cuisine does not appeal to your taste-buds, fear not, for the world-class chef at Club Mahindra Madikeri is more than competent in various other cuisines. As for vegetarians, the local produce is used to cook up appetising dishes. All in all, this resort will make its way into your heart through your stomach.
Be it relaxation, indoor activities, outdoor activities, the cuisine or the people - there will never be a dull moment at Club Mahindra Madikeri.
Reliving the splendour
For a quick getaway, there's no better place than this resort. It will be a time that will be etched in your memory forever. Time and again, you will yearn to travel back to Club Mahindra Madikeri and never come back.