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Too crowded on weekends

The river Cauvery flows very well here with lots of water. However, on weekends the place is full... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sunil W
Coracle ride

We drove from Bangalore to talakad it took 3hours 30mins. Road is good. To carry own food is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amuthapradeep
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Bengaluru, India
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“coracle ride” (6 reviews)
“cauvery river” (11 reviews)
“sand dunes” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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45 km From Mysore District, Mysuru (Mysore), India
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Mysuru (Mysore)
from US$16.45
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The river Cauvery flows very well here with lots of water. However, on weekends the place is full with number of visitors coming here for enjoying a weekend and taking a dip in the water. The temples here have their own history. Place worth visiting...More

Thank Sunil W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We drove from Bangalore to talakad it took 3hours 30mins. Road is good. To carry own food is advisable as there was no good hotel near by. There were few small shops selling snacks and ice cream. Ice cream seller charge more than MRP. There...More

Thank Amuthapradeep
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Trip and beauty of nature was good but water is so dirty which causes skin problems never get into water

Thank shylajapapanna
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Located on the Banks of River Cauvery, amidst the Temple town of Talakadu , one Outdoor activity which is totally unmissable is the Coracle Ride. 'Theppa' is what the coracle is called in Kannada . Besides being a means of Livelihood for the 'Ambigas' or...More

Thank Indakkia
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Great of river kaveri and temples near by , a great place to visit and see goddess kaveri and her beauty,

1  Thank Vineeth M
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

The specified sections of bank of river Kaveri at Talakadu offers a good place for spending time or for picnicking. There is a nominal entry fee for entering the place. There is ample parking available and vendors selling food stuff as well as other tourist...More

2  Thank ShvRm_Traveller
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

One of the best place to be visited. All aged people surely will enjoy this place. This place got clean river on forest bed where anyone can get into without much worries (changing room facility also available) and amazing 5 temples covered with huge ton...More

1  Thank Srikanth H
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

We visited this place at around 4pm in the evening, Since the water was comparatively less but good enough for children and families to have fun. The place is not managed well, My 2 year old daughter enjoyed for half an hour in the river....More

1  Thank Puneeth P
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

45 kms from Mysore this once famous temple town which was filled with huge sand dunes is now in very poor condition, badly managed and maintained and the most important being that the sand is pilfered by the sand mafia, The river front is very...More

1  Thank GlobeTrot72
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

With the water levels quite high, the boat ride on the river if serene and safe. A good photo opportunity. You can swim as well if allowed.

Thank Nikhil J
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ARULDAS A
17 April 2018|
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Response from Puneeth P | Reviewed this property |
You can visit the place, no issues with kaveri problem, Weather will be hot as usual in summer. Need to walk a bit from Bus stop
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naufal M
8 November 2017|
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Response from hari k | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the late reply. Yes water should be there. but please abstain from getting into water as it's dirty and can cause itching and skin problems.
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