Sunday, 19 October 2014

Kurg- The scotland of India


Kurg or Coorg, presently known as Kodagu, is Known as a Scotland of India, due to the prevalent peace and natural beauty. The place has several sight seeing picnic spots. With an area of about 4000 square Km,it is an administrative district situated 120 Km from Mysore in the state of Karnataka in India. 

Mangalore is the nearest airport and Mysore is the nearest railway station. The regular bus services are also available to Kurg.

The place is also known for its silk costumes especially saris, pulses and oranges. 

The scene of sunset from Raja Seat park is breathtaking. The greenery and the hills wrapped in mist add special charm to the place. The laser show is also held in the park for the visitors.


Photo Credit- Aneezone
Image URL- http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/5/5b/Kodagu.jpg/800px-Kodagu.jpg

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