Visit the legendary land where Saint Agastya is believed to have lived. It is also the source of the river Cauvery. Don’t miss a visit to the famous temple in the locality.
Talakaveri is the birth place of river kaveri. Devotees arrive from various places to Talakaveri to take holy dip at this place. Steps have been constructed from this place to climb the great Brahmagiri mountain which is the second highest peak in Coorg district. All round view from top of the mountain is beautiful and the series of wind mills set up on top of the mountain adds on to the panorama. Thereafter the river Kaveri flows down to Bhagamandala where river Kannike joins her at ‘Sangama’. Lord Bhagandeshwara temple is located at the Sangama and thousands of devotees take dip in the sacred Sangama. The drive between Bhagamandala and Talakaveri is about 9 kms and you will encounter several view points while you climb up. Pure Coorg Honey, spices and condiments are sold by local people enroute.
Best Time to Visit
Any time during the day.
Located in Madikeri district about 35 kms from Madikeri.
From Bangalore 320 Kms.
From Mangalore 175 Kms.
From Mysore 155 Kms
Entry fee is applicable vehicles are allowed and parking fees is applicable.