Best Places to Shop in the Magical Town of Coorg

by - 4/25/2018

Picture a fairy-tale town with breathtaking waterfalls, lakes and streams surrounded by lush greenery, enormous mountains covered with soft mist, and a whiff of coffee in the air. Looks brilliant, doesn’t it? Well, that’s Coorg, for you.
Nestled in the eastern slopes of the Western Ghats, Coorg, which is also known as Kodagu, is a hill station in Karnataka. It is popularly known as the ‘Scotland of India’, and also happens to be a very popular tourist destination that welcomes people seeking adventure in the mountains.

However, apart from indulging in adventure sports, camping, hiking or river-rafting, there are many other things to do in Coorg, which promises to make your trip a memorable one. This beautiful, little town with curvy lanes offers exciting shopping opportunities to the tourists. Here are just some of the markets you need to add to your must-see list:
1. Kushal Nagar Market: This is a very popular tourist spot, mainly known for its shopping and entertainment facilities. Apart from offering a host of products, right from daily household items and sandalwood oil to Tibetan artefacts and silk saris, this place also serves as a shopper’s delight for anyone who loves to explore the nuances of different cultures.

2. Friday Market: As the name suggests, the Friday Market is a weekly event. This event offers more than just products to shop; it offers you a golden opportunity to explore the real Coorg. At the market you’ll find things like spices, coffee, dry fruits, home accessories and so much more for sale.

3. Flea Market: This is a perfect place to shop for exciting souvenirs. Some of the famous items sold here include semi-precious stones, antiques and winter wear.
4. Tibetan Market: Located close to the Tibetan monastery, this market offers a range of beautiful and unique items that you can gift your family or friends. Some of the best buy includes Tibetan costumes, carpets, artefacts, and paintings.

These astounding markets promise to make your experience of shopping in Coorg a brilliant and remarkable one.

If you are planning to visit this little town with vast stretches of emerald greenery, ensure you do some research on resorts in Coorg. It is advisable to select a resort that has easy access to local markets and other popular tourist attractions. If you would like to enjoy a comfortable stay with your friends or family, make sure to have a look at Club Mahindra Coorg resorts in Madikeri and Virajpet, which offer the best amenities to ensure your stay is a pleasant one. We aren't the only ones saying this. To read up on the guests' experiences, you should definitely check out the Club Mahindra reviews, we're sure they'll convince you to vacation at Coorg resorts. We look forward to seeing you in Coorg, where you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the vacation of a lifetime!

Plan a vacation with Club Mahindra today & have a pleasant and memorable stay at Coorg resorts with family.

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  1. wow amazing post!

    Mónica Sors

  2. Did not know Coorg had such lovely things to offer for shoppers.Nice post !

  3. Looks like you had an amazing trip babe!! Such a gorgeous location <3

    XO, Jessi