Cauvery handicrafts is an outlet run by the government of Karnataka and has besides handicrafts,good quality sandal wood incense,perfumes,soaps,soap suds and sandal wood garlands.the price may be a bit more than private shops,but the quality is good and there is no bargaining.
What to buy: handicrafts,soaps,soap suds,sandal wood garlands,wooden items,bronze items,perfumes etc..
You could buy a coffee filter in steel in one of the shops selling steel vessels(or even those selling coffee powder have these).The ones that i found here are unique in the sense that they look like a kettle and are easy to make fresh filter coffee decoction.so coffee lovers this is a great buy.
What to buy: coffee filter that looks like a kettle
What to pay: about rs.150
All over Coorg you get very good spices such as cardamom,cloves,pepper and cinnamon.You also get good quality honey and coffee.These are good to buy for ourselves and also to gift.I bought all the above mentioned in small outlets on the way to Coorg from Talacauvery and am happy with the quality.
you get unique t-shirts with animal prints and cute slogans about nature and wildlife.they are of good design and quality.you also get jackets,pull overs and caps and hats,capris and cargo pants.reasonably priced they are a good buy.
What to buy: clothes,hats,caps,files,cds on wildlife,books,belts pullovers,jackets and vests
What to pay: about average
Mermaid Hotel is close to VYTILLA junction on National Highway 47 Byepass, which is the major...more
Narayanpet, Bandi, Hampi, India
Satisfaction: Very Good
Good for: Business
Very pleasent and helpful staff. Nice room. Note they have only an indian style breakfast.more