Distance from various cities to Sherlock Jungle Retreat

  • Bangalore – 255 kms ( Hunsur by pass via Gonikoppal-Ponnampet-Srimangala – irrpu falls – Sherlock Jungle Retreat)
  • Bangalore – 240 kms (Hunsur town via Nagarhole Forest –Kuttta – Sherlock Jungle Retreat, –  Kindly note that the forest gate is closed between 6.00 P.M – 6.00 A.M))
  • Mysore – 120 kms
  • Ooty – 158 kms
  • Calicut – 133 kms
  • Wayanad, Kalpetta – 60 kms
  • Wayanad, Sulthan Bathery – 65 kms
  • Mangalore – 210 kms

 

 Distance from various Coorg towns to Sherlock Jungle retreat

  • Gonikoppal – 32 kms
  • Ponnampet –  27 kms
  • Kutta – 7 kms
  • Srimangala – 6
  • Madikeri – 75 kms

 

Sightseeing places:

  • Iruppu waterfalls – 400 mtrs
  • Nagarhole forest safari – 10 kms
  • Wayanad Wildlife santcuray, Tholpepti– 12 kms
  • White water rafting – 13kms ( seasonal July – Sep )
  • Madikeri Fort / Raja Seat– 75 km
  • Dubare Elephant Camp – 66.5 km
  • Buddhist monastery – 77 km
  • Tala Kaveri – 105 km
  • Abbey falls – 82 km
  • Edakkal caves – 72 km
  • Chembra peak – 76 km
  • Kuruvadweep – 33 km
  • Valnur Fishing Camp – 61 km
  • Nalakand Palace – 73 Km

 

Climate 

Summer – March – May – Temperature does not cross 32`C but temperature ranges from 22`C – 26`C. For Summer comfortable cotton clothing. For safari avoid bright coloured clothing, preferable wear shades of green, brown, khaki.

Monsoon – June – September – Light rain to heavy rain. Depending on rains the rafting starts from July till second week of September. Waterproof jackets, light sweaters for kids and full sleeves for adults are recommended.
Winter – October – February- Temperature ranges from 22`C – 18`C. Night is quite chill at times night temperature drops to 14`C. Light woollen and shawls are required for nights.

 

Important things to carry

Please carry necessary medicine especially for children as the nearest medical store is 8 kms and open only between 10.00 A.M – 5.00 P.M. They have stock of limited medicines. We don’t have the facility of doctor’s on call and the nearest clinic is 8 kms and hospital is Gonnikopal – 32 kms.

 

Retreat Information

  • Rooms – 9
  • Restaurant
  • Activity room with board games & table tennis
  • Billards
  • Badminton & basketball

 

Restaurant timing

  • Breakfast – 7.30 A.M – 10.00 A.M
  • Lunch – 12.30 P.M – 3.30 P.M
  • Dinner – 7.00 P.M – 10.30 P.M
  • CHECK IN : 01.00 P.M
  • CHECK OUT : 11.00 A.M