We are located op top of a mountain and fairly deep in the rain forests of South Coorg. And as with all places located in remote regions and far from the maddening crowd, reaching us can be an adventure in itself. If you are driving, it will take you approximately 61/2 hours from Bangalore; 31/2 hours from Mysore; 90 minutes from Madikeri, and 45 minutes from Virajpet to reach Kabbinakad. You can also make use of the public transport system to reach Kabbinakad. We recommend Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation’s (KSRTC) luxury Volvo buses for they make the trip on the hardy roads with within Coorg less tiresome. You can book tickets to Madikeri or Virapet at KSTRC’s on-line counter here.
Once you are in Madikeri or Virajpet you can avail of the local bus services which operate between Makideri and Virajpet to reach Kabbinakad. From Virajpet buses to Kabinnakard start plying every hour from 6 sm onwards till 7 pm. The travel time would be roughly 45 to 60 minutes. From Madikeri buses are less frequent towards Kabbinakad, and start service from 6:30 am onwards with intervals of 60 to 90 minutes. If you are unsure which bus to take, please call us from either Madikeri or Virajpet for assistance. We’d be glad to provide you with the specific details in order to make your trip as comfortable as possible.
On the other hand, if you are driving try Google maps that you can use after filling in your starting point and destination. Please note that Kabbinakad is not recognized by Google maps. When coming over to Honey Valley Home Stay you should try Madikeri, Virajpet, Napoklu, or Kakkabe as your destination point.
If you are coming via Virajpet, you should drive 4 kms on the Madikeri road, then turn left at a place called Kaddanur and drive straight for another 19 kms to reach Kabbinakad.
If you are coming through Madikeri, take the Mangalore road and travel on it for 4 kms, then turn left on the Bhagamandla/TalaCauvery road. Upon reaching a place called Bettageri turn left to Napoklu. From Napoklu travel straight for 12 kms on the main road to reach Kabbinakad. For further assistance with directors either mail us 24 hours before you start your journey or call us at (08272) 238 339 / 200 325. We’d be happy to help.