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Execllent Weeked Getaway

Visited Talakad on banks of River Cauvery with family and friends. This place has a lot of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Cane Boat ride is very interesting

The Boat ride is an amazing experience. At the end of the ride the swirl using the bamboo stick was... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
45 km From Mysore District, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a town full of sand which is due to a curse by the Queen Almelamma. This is as mentioned on the banks of the river Cauvery. This town is home to some of the well known temples like Vidyanateshwara. You also find a...More

Thank AdarshSetty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Talakad on banks of River Cauvery with family and friends. This place has a lot of historical significance. As you park, you will be asked if you want guides. We chose one reluctantly, but it turned out to be a very good decision. This...More

Thank KarthikRamachandran
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One-day trip arranged by KSTDC to Shivanasamudra covers Talakadu also wherein you find Cauvery river apart from quite a few ancient Shiva temples. This place has country boats to serve tourists, a ride of which with family or friends is really enjoyable. They charge Rs.120...More

Thank Lakshman S
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The Boat ride is an amazing experience. At the end of the ride the swirl using the bamboo stick was amazing. Good trip for couple of hours

2  Thank Sushil Kumar A
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Near to Bangalore, this is a good place to relax on the banks of Cauvery. You get good food there in a udupi mess near the temple as well

1  Thank sridharkalyanpur
Reviewed 23 July 2018

A must visit place near Mysore,historical and sacred piligrimage of Lord Shiva. A peaceful and spiritual place on the banks of river kaveri, the place can be easily reached from Bangalore and Mysore.

Thank Raghavendra Rao J
Reviewed 18 June 2018

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
Reviewed 25 May 2018 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
Reviewed 19 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
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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Gururaja H
16 August 2018|
Response from Raghavendra Rao J | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gururaja,now the water flow is very high as KRS Dam gates got opened in Mysore and the bridge that connects Talakadu is under water,so better you wait for rains to subsidize and plan you visit , may be October will be a... More