Nisargadhama is an island located near the Kushalnagar.
It can be accessed only through a hanging rope bridge. This place is the
ultimate hotspot for nature enthusiasts. The lush greenery around this forest
is a unique getaway from the hustle bustle of daily life.
There are dedicated treetop bamboo cottages and guest
houses in the area to allow the tourists have a sense of rejuvenation and charm
that is peculiar to this place. There is a river around the place which is
quite deep. The visitors are allowed to get into the water at a few permitted
shallow spaces in the river. Option of boating on the backwaters is also
available for the tourists.
You will be mesmerized by the spontaneity and beauty of
this place. When you come here, indeed you enter a different world in a
different corner of the world. Life is peaceful here. This feeling is further
fueled by looking at the harmonious life lived by the various animals and species
together. It houses a large animal variety including elephants, deer, rabbits
This place is Coorg is a favorite destination all over
the country. It also has an ecological park, small snack house and a deer park.
This place also houses a children’s park and an orchidarium.
More information on Nisargadhama
The rabbit park, deer park and playgrounds around the
area are most sought after places. These places provide the visitors with a
picnic vibe. While taking a stroll around the premises, visitors can look and
the beauties and bounties of nature in the form of indigenous species such as
parakeets, bee-eaters, woodpeckers and a variety of butterflies. The whole
scenario transports you to another world and the utter serernity takes to your
River Kaveri flows around this area which provides a
great boating option to the tourists. There are a lot of safe areas where this
venture can be enjoyed with a relaxing mood.
Elephants ride is another USP of this place. You don’t
get this exquisite experience everywhere. Here, you can enjoy these rides from
a dedicated camp for the purpose.
Best time to visit
November and December are the best months when the
peaceful surroundings can be enjoyed at their best.
Take residence at one of the treetop cottages in
Nisargdhama with attached restaurants. It is an experience that you will
remember for a lifetime! You can get one for a 5 members at a price range of
around Rs.1000. The tranquility is doubled with absolutely best views and
The Golden Temple is 7 kilometers away from from Cauvery
Nisargadhama and the Harangi Dam is 8.5 kilometers away.
How to reach
It is 4 kilometers away from Kushalnagar and is situated
beside the Mysore-Madikeri Highway. It is easily accessible by cars and buses.