Situated in the midst of the Western Ghats of Chikmaglur district in Karnataka, surrounded by the lofty hill ranges of Babubudangiri. The River Tern Lodge is a perfect blend of nature and wildlife. The lodge gets its name from the congregation of thousands of River Terns during their breeding on a nearby island. Indeed a spectacular sight to behold! You can get mesmerized by observing their preening, feeding, cackling and many interesting antics. It is located on a hillock, at the edge of the picturesque Bhadra River, near Lakkavalli, adjoining the northern boundaries of the Bhadra Tiger Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary.
Which month is best to visit Chikmagalur?
Chikmagalur can be visited anytime throughout the year.
What to do in Chikmagalur?
Trek to Mullayanagir, Jeep safari, river rafting, plantation stays
Which is the nearest airport to Chikmagalur?
Mangalore Airport is the nearest airport, which is located around 113 km away
What does chikmagalur mean?
Chikmagalur literally means "The town of the younger daughter" in the Kannada language.
What to pack before you go?
A pair of trekking pants,
Personal first-aid kit including medication for common ailments,
Tablets to purify the water,
Torches with additional batteries,
Water bottle that can hold sufficient water