Nestled amidst imposing mountains in the state of Karnataka, with a beautiful misty panorama throughout the year, Coorg is a worthy destination if you love mountains. This popular hill station is also known as Kodagu.
Fraught with breathtaking views, lush greenery, verdant spice and coffee plantations and rich culture, Coorg is the place to be if you wish to explore a new destination with your family and spend some quality time with them.
Being a treasure trove of nature’s grandeur, there is an unending list of things to do in Coorg. However, the town also has a lot to offer to your inner shopaholic. Your trip here simply cannot be complete unless you indulge in a bit of shopping at some of the most renowned shopping places to visit in Coorg. These places include the renowned Friday Market, Kushal Nagar Market and the Flea Market.
You can commence your shopping spree by looking for aromatic local produce such as cardamom, nutmeg, honey and pepper, which is found in abundance at this bustling market. Further, you’ll find ethnic jewelry, crafts and wooden items. It is also hard to miss the sight of the hill station’s plentiful coffee plantations. So, if you wish to indulge in the region’s authentic ground coffee and its mesmerizing aroma, then you have to include this at the top of your shopping list. Also famous for fresh fruits such as oranges, this little market offers some of the country’s best fruit produce.
Kushal Nagar Market:
If you’re looking for a market that sells well-priced Tibetan artefacts and souvenirs, you can head to the famous Kushal Nagar Market. On your visit here, you will find a plethora of products such as antique boxes, traditional dinner gongs, imprinted tables, mythological figurines and much more. These products will have you spoilt for choice! Along with the local Coorg specialties such as coffee, dry fruits, spices, and honey, this market also offers plenty of homemade chocolates.
Said to be one of the major tourist attractions in Coorg, the Flea Market attracts multitudes of crowds each year. Here you can find a vast variety of spices, coffee and many other souvenir items, all available within your budget. In addition, you’ll find warm clothes, antique items and semi-precious stones you can buy for your loved ones.
And, once you’re done shopping, you can enjoy a comfortable stay at a coveted Coorg resort, the Club Mahindra Madikeri resort or perhaps even the Club Mahindra Virajpet resort. Both these resorts provide the very best amenities and facilities to ensure a fun-filled family vacation. They are also ideal for your inner coffee enthusiast. Indulge in Coorg’s rare yet favourite Civet coffee at these Club Mahindra Coorg resorts and satiate all your endless coffee cravings.
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