Coorg formally known as Kodagu is an administrative district in the state of Karnataka. The region is widely renowned for its coffee, rich natural beauty, friendly and hospitable people and brave warriors. The hill station is one of the popular tourist destinations of Karnataka and is also one of the most favored weekend escapes for the innumerable Bangaloreans and various other travelers living in neighboring areas. Coorg still radiates with that old world charm that draws in tourists from all quarters. This quaint little hill station has all the ingredients needed for the ultimate relaxing and soothing holiday destination, from the rich natural beauty, peaceful and serene surroundings to the old world charm.Coorg is a paradise for nature lovers owing to the presence of rich variety of flora and fauna. The region offers a perfect mix of fun and relaxation, which allows tourists to relax and rejuvenate along with having fun at the same time. The region is home to some really interesting tourist attractions from the various natural attractions to manmade marvels. Some of the popular tourist attractions of Coorg include Abbey Falls, Honnamana Kere, Mallalli Falls, Madikeri Fort, Raja’s Seat, Mandalpatti view point, Bagamandala Temple and river confluence, Talacauvery, etc.There are several other tourist attractions present in very close proximity of the region like Dubare National Park, Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary and the Nagarahole – Wild Life Sanctuary. Along with sightseeing Coorg offers the perfect setting to enjoy various sorts of outdoor activities like nature walks, trekking, hiking, bird watching, etc. A trip to the local market is also a must which is famous for its coffee and various other local handicrafts. There are also plenty of hotels and resorts in Coorg catering to the lodging needs of the myriad of travelers visiting the region. The various accommodation facilities are found across all budget sections from the luxury hotels and resorts to the budget and economy hotels, so as to cater to all tastes and preferences of the myriad of travelers visiting the region. Coorg is blessed with a salubrious climate and as such the region is fit to visit throughout the year. The region is also well connected to the rest of the region. The only direct access to Coorg is offered by the various government and private buses. Other than that the nearest airport is in Mysore, while the nearest railway station also lies in Mysore.