Category: Weekend Getaway

Weekend at Chikmagalur

Just got back from a weekend stay at Chikmagalur. It is a quaint little hill station in the Western Ghats about 275 km from Bangalore, making it an ideal weekend getaway from Bangalore. You can drive down to this hill station in about 4-5 hrs comfortably. Legend has it that Chikmagalur was given away as dowry to the youngest daughter of the then King of Sakharayapatna. Chikmagalur literally means younger…