Homestay with activities

A trip to this region is incomplete without a trekking to the nearby hills

Whether you’re trekking, birding, or nature walking your way through the area, Mekanagadde is one of the most beautiful places in Karnataka. With a host of forests, mountains, and wildlife refuges, this area will leave you in awe.

For more information, read about the local attractions and activities.

Jenkal Betta Scenery

Pandavar Gudda Sightseeing

Distance: 1.5 Kms This place is a historical place where all believe that the Pandavas stayed during their vanavas and there is a temple which is believed to be 1000 years old by the archaeological survey of India. Ideal place for photography and see the beauty of Jenkal Hills. We can go by walking from…

Ettina Bhuja

Trekking to Ettina Bhuja

Distance: 8 Kms We can find a historic very old temple and next to it is the gigantic Shishila Gudda (Ettina Bhuja) hill. One of the famous trekking spots in Karnataka. Ideal place for medium trekking and photography. We can also see the South Canara part of district from this place. This is the most…
Devaramane Trekking

Devaramane Sightseeing

Distance: 20 Kms A historical temple of Bhairaveshwara Temple is very popular among the locals and is ‘Mane Devaru’ for many of them. Here you can see Haarlu flowers which blossom once in every 12 years. Deveramane is a valley of small small hills and its lush green valleys is a paradise for photographers. A…
Magajahalli Waterfalls

Magajahalli Waterfalls Visit

Magajahalli Waterfalls is an 8 Kms drive from the Homestay. This Magajahalli Waterfalls is also called as Abbi Falls. A nice waterfall to enjoy which is covered with trees. All the age groups can get into waterfall during winter and summer seasons except rainy season. You can notive a heavy water flow in rainy season…
Coffee Flower

Coffee Estate Walk

Rejuvenating Walks Take a walk through these sprawling coffee estate, learn about other popular plantations of the region as well such as pepper, cardamom, wild fruits during your Chikmagalur/ Sakleshpur tour. Well, there is no better way to end this amazing coffee plantation walk than drinking coffee in the homestay. A guided walk to the…


Outdoor And Indoor Games

“We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing” In our hectic, modern lives, many of us focus so heavily on work and family commitments that we never seem to have time for pure fun. Somewhere between childhood and adulthood, we’ve stopped playing. When we carve out some leisure…



Campfire Relish the beauty of Bonfire Sitting around roaring fire in the evening is the best way to spend an evening during your holiday. Bonfire nights are the best nights in winter and summer. Listen to Soulful Melodies along-side a bonfire. Enjoy the Sizzling food in the Chilly weather. Bonfire Evening Warm your body and soul…

Cycling in Chikmagalur Homestay


Take our bikes for a spin on scenic paths and enjoy nature’s fresh air and unspoiled beauty.

Other Activities

  • Bird watching
  • Coffee Plantation Visit
  • Indoor games equipments
  • Outdoor games equipments
  • Private Bonfire
  • Sightseeing in Jeep (Chargeable)

Since the place is located under Western Ghats region, we find many hills which are ideal for trekking, sightseeing and water stream visits. Hoysala period temples gives a wonderful feeling with the touch of beauty and silence. Guests can roam around Mekanagadde village walking to know the village life.

In Mekanagadde one can enjoy the activities listed, but some guests prefer to stay back and enjoy the silence through the gallery of their room. The activities best suites for family, friends group and corporate team outing from Bangalore, Mysore and Mangalore. Many corporate companies arrange a team outing for their departments and frequently the group repeat themselves.