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Holy place

This place is the birth place of Cauvery river. It's a scenic beauty out there located in amidst of... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Anudeep K
Mangalore, India
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Wow is not the word

This place is beautiful beyond measure. We went in the monsoon and it was spectacular. The stairs... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Bengaluru, India
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Talakaveri, India
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This place is the birth place of Cauvery river. It's a scenic beauty out there located in amidst of forests

Thank Anudeep K
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This place is beautiful beyond measure. We went in the monsoon and it was spectacular. The stairs were covered in fog it gave a feel of walking in the clouds. The scenic beauty is majestic where u can see the beautiful western ghats and enjoy...More

Thank rachelsdnl
Reviewed 29 August 2017

It is about 35 kms from Madikeri, the rads are narrow and hilly. It is said to be the birth place of River Cauvery. There is Kund there where pilgrims take the holy dip and there is also a temple of Goddess Cauvery. Very nice...More

Thank CA Gaurav J
Reviewed 22 August 2017

we been there on 17 August . its just an average place to go nothing so special that you repent id=f you missed it.

Thank soniawalia
Reviewed 14 August 2017

kaveri river born place this is at talakaveri, a nice locations with hills and fogg all day with drizzling of rain.

Thank idea614354
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Lovely view point and climate at the top its fully covered with mist for every 15 min. wonderful experience, you can bath in side the tank.

Thank sundarvlsi
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Kaveri River is one of the greatest River in India.It is started from talakaveri of Coorg and end to bay of Bengal.Lot of activities have seen besides the River Kaveri every year.

Thank debabrata707
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Near coorg the kaveri can provide a lot of things for a fun weekend. There is kaveri nisargdham nearby where there are tree houses, a zoo, one can go nearby river and jungle. Then elephant bathing is there. River rafting, even though its not like...More

2  Thank Madhur B
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Thal Cauvery is the birth place of river Cauvery. After driving up the hill, cars may be parked at the Parking area. The temple is located close to the parking area. However for sight seeing, you will have to climb up approx 380 steps to...More

Thank 123Amol
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The Talakaveri is the birthplace of Cauvery river. It is the place from where the Cauvery river originates from the mountain. It is a small well like structure through which the river originates and flows into the adjacent tank where the water gets stored before...More

Thank sauravp2014
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