Adventure seekers can indulge in boating in Tunga river or Explore the the hillocks, trekking in foot. You can also simply stroll around the estate enjoying the nature. Colorful gardens are a feast to the eyes, where one can relax on one of several sit-outs. It is also the right choice of place for partying, reading or chatting. Other activities one can do is meditating in isolation on hammock or under the tree.
There are also many facilities for indoor games such as carom, chess, and playing cards in the bamboo shed built in the garden. For those who prefer to stretch their body, there is also a shuttle badminton court. One can play games, even in the night under the flood lights. The only sound one can hear is of water flowing in the stream & the cool breeze fluttering the foliage of trees and shrubs.
Places To See Around
Mandagadde bird sanctuary (2kms): This is a small island with full of trees, surrounded by Tunga river. The birds migrate here from June to September of the year, which is a rainy season.
Boating point Mandagadde (3kms) : Boating on the Tunga river will be a thrilling experience.
Agumbe (62Kms) : Famous for the view of Sunset. Whole of South-Canara district and sea can be viewed. Setting sun reflects colored lights and undergoes various shapes. If the sky is clear sunset is a beautiful scenery.
Gajnur Dam (20kms) : This dam is built across Tunga river. Vast stretch of backwater with the background of green hillocks is a delightful view.
Lion and Tiger safari at Tyavarekoppa (43kms) : Lion and tiger here are more healthy and dynamic in their natural habitat than in the zoo. The protective fencing covers a large area. Forest department arrange safari to view them and also other animals reared in the area.
Chibbalagudde (41kms) : Famous for fish aquarium. There is a temple on the bank of the
Sakrebyle elephant camp(17kms) : After capturing and taming the wild elephants, they are kept in this camp. In the morning hours they enjoy bathing in the back water of Gajnur dam taking instructions obediently from their respective mahuts. This is a delightful scene.
Jog Falls: Magnificent world famous water falls is situated at a distance of 104 Kms from Shimoga via Sagar and Talaguppa. The river Sharavathi takes a spectacular leap from a height of 292 meters (900 feet) in 4 distinct falls, Raja, Rani, Roarer and Rocket, to form the highest waterfalls in India. The best time to visit these falls are soon after monsoon during July-August.
Accommodation with Food
Rs. 2000/- per person per day
Children between 6 yrs and 10 yrs - 600 per day
Children between 11 yrs and 13 yrs - 900 per day
Checkout Time: 24 Hours