The land of coffee plantations and misty mountains, Coorg is an idyllic destination for every nature lover. Officially known as Kodagu, it is situated in the Western Ghats in Karnataka. Its pleasant weather, clubbed with abundant greenery, makes it the Scotland of India for a lot of travellers. As Coorg is a rural region, its economy is mostly based on agriculture; tourism is also driving it presently. The coffee produced here is supposed to be the finest in all of Karnataka. While on a vacation here, travellers can sample the authentic Kodava dishes that mostly revolve around the staple, rice. What acts as a cherry on the top is the hospitality of the local people, who are referred to as Kodava. For enjoying a wonderful vacation, a plethora of hotels in Coorg are available like Taj Vivanta.
An Overview Set in a 180–acre rainforest, the property is surrounded by untamed greenery, breathtaking silence and hills. At this upscale resort, located in Madikeri, leisure travellers can lose themselves completely in the tranquil environs. Modern comforts and personalised services enhance the pleasure of those staying here. Accommodation at Taj Vivanta Coorg is provided in Superior Charm, Deluxe Delight and Premium Indulgence rooms, and Luxury Bliss Villas with Balcony and Plunge Pool. Featuring wooden flooring, large windows, paintings and exclusive fittings, the plush rooms are cosy and comforting. The windows offer magnificent views of the valley below and the surrounding rainforest. Moreover, amenities like LED TV, tea/coffee maker, international direct dial facility, mini-bar, a set of toiletries by Forest Essentials, hairdryer and electronic safe.
Guests can continue their routine workout at the well-equipped fitness centre on site, where personal trainers are also available. They can even relax their body by taking yoga classes. At the Jiva Grande Spa, guests can pamper themselves with a wood-fired Gudda Bath and a wide range of therapies. Vacationers can look their best for a party by availing the services of the on-site beauty salon.
For recreation, the property has an activity centre with billiards table, PlayStation, Xbox, board games and virtual golf. Some other indoor activities available are cookery lessons and pottery making. You will feel refreshed after taking a dip in the temperature-controlled infinity pool or outdoor pool. In their leisure time, guests can involve themselves in the sightseeing tours that are organised by Taj Vivanta Coorg. Guests can go on a visit to the source of the Kaveri River, bird watching, nature trails and kitchen garden walk or an excursion to Bylakuppe.
Adventure lovers can participate in several activities like off-road biking, zip-lining, slush walks, ravine crossing, and camping. Equipped with latest technology, the almost 3100-sq feet function hall, Soiree, can be used for organising any social or corporate event for up to 200 people. For exclusive dining, gourmands can visit any one of the four in-house restaurants that are unique in their own way.
Fern Tree has outdoor seating, from where diners can admire the greenery all around while indulging in a range of culinary delights. At the Hive Bar, guests can taste signature cocktails while chilling over the latest music. Roaming Around Kodagu abounds with various attractions, showcasing natural beauty of the region.
It has all that leisure travellers would look for on a vacation. Rajas Seat, once the favourite spot for kings and queens, now serves as a garden with stunning sights and artificial fountains. The view of Abbey Falls has remained famous among vacations for its breathtaking beauty which cannot be expressed in words. A few more points of intere