Mountainous, misty, cool - 'The Scotland of India' Located amidst imposing mountains with a perpetually misty landscape, Coorg is the place to be for all nature lovers, an affluent hill station in Karnataka. Coorg is now officially known as Kodagu district, however it is still referred as Coorg at most places. It is the most affluent hill station in Karnataka, well known for its breathtakingly exotic scenery and lush greenery. Forest covered hills, spice and coffee plantations only add to the landscape. Madikeri is the region's centre point with all transportation for getting around starting from here.