Bheemeshwari is located in the district of Mandya at about 100 km from Bangalore is becoming a major tourist attraction due to its closeness to nature. Bheemeshwari is situated between Barachukki, Mekedatu and Gaganachukki falls.
Apart from its abundant natural landscape, Bheemeshwari provides ample fishing facilities. Bheemeshwari is also known as the fishing destination of this region. Bheemeshwari also houses a large number of animals in this region that include leopards, crocodiles, jackals, deer, wild boars and plenty of exotic birds.
Bheemeshwari is also famous trekking spot. The famous gaming fish ‘Mahseer’ are found in plenty. Tourists would love this place due to its beauty of nature.
Bheemeshwari has numerous cottages that provide a cozy atmosphere and a good place to stay at reasonable price.
- Doddamakkali Nature Camp
- Galibore Fishing Camp
- Cauvery Fishing Camp
- Boat Rides
- Kokrebellur Pelicanry
- Summers begin from the month of March until May and are hot. The temperature can range from 22°C to 40°C. Generally, tourists prefer this season for outings and for visiting natural sites.
- Monsoons begin in June and last until October and offers intermittent rainfall that makes the atmosphere pleasant but humid.
- Winters usually begin in November and last until February. Winters are pleasant, with clear sky and enjoyable with temperatures that does not rise above 32°C and minimum temperature experienced is 10°C.
Bheemeshwari can be visited throughout the year, although October to March is good time for sight-seeing and water sports activities. May is hottest and should be avoided, but June to September is considered ideal for fishing.
How to Reach
Bangalore International Airport is the only nearby airport at about 100 km from Bheemeshwari.
Bangalore Majestic is the nearest major railway station. This rail junction has good connections with other railway junctions in Indian cities.
Bheemeshwari is well connected by bus services by KSRTC buses and are available from the major cities. There are many luxury buses also available from Bangalore to Bheemeshwari. KSRTC bus fare is around Rs 100 and the luxury bus fare is about Rs 300.
Famous for/as: Trekking, Rafting
Best Season: Aug - Feb
Weather: Summer 22-40°C, Winter 10-32°C
Altitude: 800-1200 m
Pin Code: 560001
STD Code: 08933