Top Attractions: Honnemaradu Reservoir, Dabbe Falls, Gademane, Sagara, Singadooru Chamundeshwari Temple.
Best Time to Visit: August- January
Places to explore nearby: Sri Chowdeshwari temple, Shimoga, Jog Falls, Sharavati Valley Wildlife Sanctuary.
Things to do: Windsurfing, coracling, canoeing, kayaking , hiking, swimming in backwaters, camping, and bonfire.
Places to stay: The Adventurers in Honnemaradu are a Tamil Nadu government-run camp organisers. They charge about ₹3,000 per person for a two-day programme which includes all meals, one night of camping in the middle of Honnemaradu Reservoir, and some activities.
You can also find good hotels in Sagara 17 kms away.
Few options are: GundiMane, AjjanaMane, Matthuga.
How to Reach:
Nearest Railway Station: Shimoga( 80km). Make sure to take a to and fro taxi or a bus to Sagara.
Nearest Airport: Mangalore (29 Km)
By Road: Taxis are mainly arranged for at the Adventure Camp or by one of the few guest houses in the place. Regular buses, however, are available, to and from the city- to the nearby town, Sagara.