12 54 and 13 53 North
75 04 and 76 21 East longitude
Tunga, Bhadra, Vedavathi, Yagachi,
Hemavati and Netravathi
1005 per 1000 male
Major Tourist Attractions
Kemmangundi hill, Mutthodi National
park, Kudremukh ( Iron ore mining Company),Mahatma
Gandhi Park (Ratnagiri Bore). Kondadarama Temple
of the Hoysala dynasty, Jamia Mosque, St. Joseph's
Air: The nearest airport
is Mangalore Rail: The nearest Rail Junction is Mangalore Road: It is 170 kms from Mangalore and
240 kms Bangalore
Situated in the south-western
part of the State Consists of 7 taluks Chickmagalur,
Kadur,Koppa, Mudigere, N.R Pura, Sringeri and Tarikere.
It is famous for its Coffee cultivation and is known
as the coffee land of Karnataka Contains Mullayanagiri,
which is the highest peak in Karnataka.
Kundremukh: 95 km southwest of Chikmagalur town
is Kudremukh range, so named because of
the unique shape of the Kudremukh peak. Situated
at 1,894.3 meters above sea level, Kudremukh is
rich in iron ore deposits. The Kudremukh Iron Ore
Company conducts mining operations, benefaction
and transportation of the ore as slurry through
pipelines to the port at Panambur near Mangalore.
, Cikka Maga?uru) (also known as Chikkamagaluru)
is a town located in Chikkamagaluru district in
the Indian state of Karnataka. Located in the foothills
of Mullayanagiri range, Chikmagalur is famous for
coffee and is known as the 'coffee land' of Karnataka.
It has an international school called Ambar Valley
and a star resort called The Serai. Chikmagalur
is famous for its hill stations.
The nearest airport to this town is Bajpe international
airport of Mangalore (160 km). The more awaited
Chikmagalur Railway line has been completed and
a trial run was held on June 17.This railway line
will be connecting the city to Kadur The station
is expected to inaugurate this year.