Kaveri Nisargadhama in Coorg
Kaveri Nisrgadama: Forest department is maintaining this wonderful picnic spot, on the banks of river Cauvery, near Kushalnagar. The island is accessible through a Hanging Rope Bridge. There are deer, rabbits, peacocks, and a children’s playground as well as an orchidarium.The hanging bridge, pedal boat centre, tree top shelters, elephant safari, deer park is the main attractions of Cauvery Nisargadhama. Forest Department provides bamboo cottages and brick cottages for tourists. Visitors are allowed to get into the water at a few shallow and safe points along the river. Elephant rides and boating are some of the other attractions. It also has a forest department-run guest house and treetop bamboo cottages.Situated at a distance of 2 km from Kushalnagar on the Mysore-Madikeri Road. This is a man-made island with an area of 65 acres. It has a huge hanging bridge at the entrance of this spot.