After spending a thrilling day in Coorg, when night falls, the real excitement begins!! The breathtaking landscapes of Coorg look even more beautiful under the darkness of night. If you are still energetic enough to roam the outdoors after all the sightseeing in the day, the night brings along a host of exciting things to do in Coorg, from camping in the wilderness and star gazing, to having a relaxing time in the bars. We bring you the best places to visit in Coorg at night.
13 Top Notch Places to Visit in Coorg at Night
Bars & Restaurants to Visit in Coorg at Night
1. Hive Bar
Amidst the natural greenery of Coorg, Hive Bar is a perfect watering hole to unwind after spending the day in the great outdoors. The bar is located in Vivanta by Taj. Sitting in its cosy interiors you can enjoy some drinks while chatting and watching the beautiful scenery. They have a wide selection of alcoholic beverages from wines, spirits to delicious cocktails and vodka.
2. The Lost Horizon Bar
Visiting this bar will give you the impression of being in a typical British pub. The rustic wooden furniture, classy interiors, high bar stools, build the perfect ambience to chill out and have a drink with friends. You can have Chinese or Continental dishes, but the ethnic local cuisine is its special treat. The bar has all the alcohol like wines, beers, vodka, cocktails etc.
3. Planter’s Club: The Bar
The bar in Club Mahindra Resort in Coorg can be the best place for relaxation. The resort itself is situated in a coffee plantation, so the views from the bar are immensely soothing. The bar has an excellent range of cocktails and plenty of options from its wines, beers and spirits. The food menu has a wonderful selection of dishes from appetizers, snacks, to heavy meals and desserts.
4. Bar Lounge
This bar is located in the Windflower Resorts & Spa in Coorg. The resort itself is a very idyllic place, being situated on a coffee plantation. Sitting in the bar and drinking from their selection of wines, beers and exotic cocktails is the most relaxing experience you can have in Coorg. You are in the midst of spectacular greenery, with the sweet chirping sound of birds, and the overall charm of the place, giving you a wonderful time in the bar.
5. Silver Oaks Restaurant
Having dinner in Silver Oaks in Hotel Coorg International can be a wonderful nighttime experience. The brightly lit restaurant has delicious food from Chinese, Indian, and Continental cuisines. The ambience and clean décor of this restaurant will make your dinner a memorable one in Coorg.
6. Raintree Restaurant
If you want to have a fine dining experience in Coorg, then this restaurant is the perfect place. Housed in a century-old traditional house, this restaurant has a vintage feel to it and an amazing ambience. The chefs in this restaurant prepare the best meals for you with authentic ingredients and spices. Its taste and flavours will linger on after you’ve eaten the food. There is a coffee shop too, where you can have the best of blended coffee.
7. The Fort Mercara
Among the best restaurants in Coorg, this restaurant is in the Fort Mercara Hotel. The ambience is perfect for dining with friends or family. There are adequate lighting, nice décor and cosy seating in this restaurant. Food is delicious too and the drinks are awesome.
8. The Falls Restaurant
If you like to dine outdoors under the open sky and the surrounding greenery, then The Falls restaurant in the 5-star resort of The Tamara Coorg is the best place to be in. This is a multi-cuisine restaurant with foods from Continental, Chinese, Indian, Thai, South Indian, and Coorgi cuisines. The fabulous outdoor seating, great indoor ambience and wonderful food will make your dining a pleasure.
9. Hotel Neel Sagar
Those visiting Coorg will surely have noticed this restaurant. It is the most preferred restaurant in Coorg for sumptuous food. They have a big selection of dishes from multiple cuisines. The vegetarian dishes especially are extremely delicious. They have the traditional Coorgi meals too, made with special spices and authentic ingredients.
Activities to do at Night in Coorg
10. The Civet Creek Camp
Camping at Civet Creek in Coorg at night can be the most thrilling activity. A rugged adventure beckons you as you cross scenic coffee plantations, step on slippery rocks, go past cascading waterfalls, walk on slushy roads, and trek up the leech-infested forest trails. The camp stays in the night can be memorable. Watching the night sky from the camp, sitting by the bonfire, and enjoying delicious meals in the vast outdoors can be the most wonderful memory you can take back from Coorg.
11. Trekking & Camping at Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary
Though you need a permit to trek and camp in the Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary, you don’t need one to enjoy the camping. In this sanctuary, you can do many activities like trekking up Brahmagiri hills and exploring the wildlife. The trek goes through tropical forests, grasslands, and spectacular waterfalls. Camping at Narimale Forest Camp is the most relaxing thing after the trek. You can have a good night’s sleep in the pitched tent after dining on a fulfilling meal.
12. Jungle Night Safari
Jungle Night Safaris are a combination of jeep rides and trekking. You can hire specially designed 4×4 jeeps that are made keeping in mind the rugged terrain of Coorg. These open jeeps will take you through dense forests, where you can even spot the wildlife. After the jeep ride, you can get down to go on a fascinating trek through the jungle trails. You can enjoy stargazing, or light a bonfire, or even have a barbeque meal under the starry sky.
13. Shopping at Virajpet Market
Shopping at night is another thing you can do in Coorg. Virajpet Market is a small market in Coorg. It has many shops which are open at night time. Visiting them can give you a special thrill and joy. You can buy honey, coffee, spices, aromatic oils and other items. You may have to bargain a bit for the right deals.
If the list was an eye-opener, we are glad to know that. If it wasn’t, we are still happy that you have experienced their joys. For these are the best things to do in Coorg at night. This is the nightlife of Coorg that you must also feel and enjoy while in Coorg.
If you have anything to share with us or want to enlighten us with some more options, do so in the comments box below. It will serve as a guide to travellers to Coorg, who are always searching for exciting things to do and fabulous places to visit in the ‘Scotland of India’. coverimgsrc