Chikmagalur is comprised of several hill stations present in the southern part of India in the foothills of the Mullayanagiri range. It gots its name due to the reason that this town was given as a dowry to the younger daughter of Rukmangada. It is a land known for its dense forest resources. It is comprised of venerated monuments of all religions. The Kondandarama temple, Jamia mosque, and the St.Joseph’s Cathedral are some of the prominent architecture monuments that are located in this town. It is famous for its coffee production and termed as coffee land of the state.

This place is a great attraction to all kinds of people. The trekkers have an adventurous and sportive time out here. The pilgrims can visit and worship their deities and travelers are assured of fun and enjoyment. The tourists are also ensured of an experience to the various natural wealth that is present abundantly in this region. There are numerous waterfalls such as Kalhatagiri, Hebbe, Shanti, Manikyadhara, Sirimane and many others which steal the heart of the tourists coming to this place. The various species of birds and animals present also attracts a large number of tourists towards this pleasant and charming town.