Tadiandamol – A Trekkers Paradise..!
Tadiandamol is the third highest peak in karnataka and the highest in kodagu district,karnataka (1,748 m). The place is a trekkers paradise.The trail takes you through the vast expanse of the Shola forests, through endless lush green grasslands and streams,Camping at Tadiandamol peak amid gusty winds is a completely enthralling experience. The starting point can be approched via kakkabe from madikeri or virajpet. Kakkabe is about 35 to 40 kms from madikeri. The closest landmark to the starting point is Nalakanad Palace.
How to reach :
There are KSRTC and private volvo Buses available from satelite bus stand to madikeri. From Madikeri take a local bus or jeep to kakkabe, The starting point of the trek is another 4 kms. You can either walk this stretch or catch a bus which returns to bangalore from madikeri or napoklu. The nearest Railway station is hassan (110 kms) or mysuru (140 kms). The best route by road, if you are hiring a private vehicle is via : Bangalore—>Mandya—>Srirangapattana—>Mysore–>Hunsuru–>Kushalnagar–>Madikeri–>Kakabe route.