Madikeri travel guide

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You're Going to Love Madikeri

With a population of 33,540, Madikeri is a must-see destination in Karnataka, India. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 5 days in order to fully appreciate everything Madikeri has to offer.

When to visit Madikeri

Madikeri in May
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Madikeri in May
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Madikeri in April, when the average temperature is 84.2 °F, and the highest can go up to 93.2 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is July, when it can get as cold as 73.4 °F, with an average temperature of 78.8 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in June, when precipitation is around 39.8″. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Madikeri, with an average rainfall of 0″.

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How to Get to Madikeri


Although Madikeri doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Kannur Intl (CNN), which is located 38 miles from Madikeri. The shortest flight to Madikeri from the United States departs from Orlando and takes around 53h 50m.


Another option to get to Madikeri is to pick up a car rental from Bengaluru, which is about 131 miles from Madikeri. You’ll find branches of SS Travels and Hertz, among others, in Bengaluru.

Airports near Madikeri

Airlines serving Madikeri

Good (347 reviews)
Air France
Good (395 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,201 reviews)
Excellent (951 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (307 reviews)
Air India
Okay (1,051 reviews)
Gulf Air
Good (50 reviews)
Oman Air
Excellent (5 reviews)
Good (107 reviews)
Excellent (1 reviews)
Okay (23 reviews)
Okay (38 reviews)
Good (6 reviews)
Air Arabia
Excellent (7 reviews)
Good (27 reviews)
Air India Express
Good (2 reviews)
Salam Air
Good (5 reviews)
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Where to stay in Madikeri

Average rates range from around $34 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $74 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Madikeri

Most booked hotels in Madikeri

Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, Bw Premier Collection
Excellent (9.2, 1419 reviews)
The Tamara Coorg
Excellent (9.1, 305 reviews)
Taj Madikeri Resort & Spa Coorg
Excellent (8.9, 313 reviews)
The Fisherbeck
Excellent (8.6, 1463 reviews)
The Sun Boutique and Lounge
Excellent (8.6, 687 reviews)
Yha Ambleside
Excellent (8.5, 1309 reviews)
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Renting a car in Madikeri

Expect to pay $4.88 per gallon in Madikeri (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $58.60 and $78.13.