Welcome to ChikmagalurMalnad HomestayChikmagalur is a district situated in south-western
part of Karnataka, India. It was in Chikmagalur that coffee was first cultivated in
India. Rivers like Tunga and Bhadra have their sources in the mountains here which are
part of the Western Ghats. Chikmagalur district also contains Mullayanagiri, the highest
peak in Karnataka.
Carved against a mountainous canvas this beautiful Malnad district is full of surprises.
The hill stations, the waterfalls, the historical temples and the wildlife sanctuaries
make this region a tourist paradise. It is alternatively spelled Chikkamagaluru, which
literally means â€˜The town of the younger daughterâ€™ in the
native Kannada language.