Welcome to Shwethagiri


Welcome to B R HILLS

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.


Shwethagiri located in the Biligiri Rangana Hill (BR Hill), Karnataka, is a unique blend of wildlife sanctury and hill station.Set 3500ft above the sea level, the hill are interspersed with valley, stream and the place of breathtaking scenic beauty.And the Biligiri Rangana Temple (BRT) wildlife sanctruary , is a heaven for a variety of wild animals and birds, making it a 'must-see' for those who love the pristine beauty of wilderness. India's most wanted brigand,veerappan, with his trademark handlebar moustache,once roamed these forests.

BR Hills or Biligiri Rangana Hills is a hill range on the eastern border of the Western Ghats. It lies at a spot where the Eastern and Western Ghats meet and create a diverse eco-system. BR Hills provides ample scope for adventure sports like trekking and rafting and the Cauvery and Kapila Rivers that flow through these hills offer opportunities for angling, fishing and coracle boat riding.








  • A stay in the perfect nature…

    We were planning for the Family outing and were looking for a place which is full of Nature Beauty. Got to know about BR Hills, a wild life sanctuary amid convergence of Western Ghats and Niligiri Hill
    We were looking for an accommodation on internet, got to know about Shwethagiri.com and booked the accommodation.
    The place is excellent, the ambience, hygiene and food is great at Shwethagiri. It made our holiday a memorable.

    Thank you

    Basavaraj N Y
    Bangalore

  • Holiday in Hills

    We went to Shwethagiri Home Stay at BR Hills on the weekend trip. The accommodation is good, it is just like home, simple and clean. The service is good and Food served is hygienic and tasty.

    Thank you

    K A Patil
    Tumkur

  • Relaxing Days

    We went for an outing with our office friends to BR Hills. Took accommodation at Shwethagiri Home Stay (shwethagiri.com)

    The rooms are clean and neat, service is good and people friendly. The food served is good and tasty. Overall it was a good experience for all of us.

    Thank you

    Ravindra P
    Bangalore




BR Hills


Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.


Shwethagiri located in the Biligiri Rangana Hill (BR Hill), Karnataka, is a unique blend of wildlife sanctury and hill station.Set 3500ft above the sea level, the hill are interspersed with valley, stream and the place of breathtaking scenic beauty.And the Biligiri Rangana Temple (BRT) wildlife sanctruary , is a heaven for a variety of wild animals and birds, making it a 'must-see' for those who love the pristine beauty of wilderness. India's most wanted brigand,veerappan, with his trademark handlebar moustache,once roamed these forests.

BR Hills or Biligiri Rangana Hills is a hill range on the eastern border of the Western Ghats. It lies at a spot where the Eastern and Western Ghats meet and create a diverse eco-system. BR Hills provides ample scope for adventure sports like trekking and rafting and the Cauvery and Kapila Rivers that flow through these hills offer opportunities for angling, fishing and coracle boat riding.



NEAR BY PLACES

Somanathapura

Somanathapura 60 Kms (vai SH 57) From Shwethagiri -- Get Direction Through Map

Somanathapura (ಸೋಮನಾಥಪುರ) is a town located 35 km from the historic Mysore city in Mysore district, Karnataka state, India. Somanathapura is famous for the Chennakesava Temple (also called Kesava or Keshava temple) built by Somanatha, a Dandanayaka (commander) in 1268 CE under Hoysala Empire King Narasimha III, when the Hoysalas were the major power in South India.

Talkad

Talkad 53.8 Kms (vai NH212 & SH 57) From Shwethagiri -- Get Direction Through Map

Talakad or Talakadu is a desert-like town on the left bank of the Kaveri river 45 km (28 miles) from Mysore and 133 km (82 miles) from Bangalore in Karnataka, India. It once had over 30 temples, most of which now lay buried in sand. The extant group of temples, where the eastward flowing Kaveri river changes course as the sand on its banks spreads over a wide area, is a popular pilgrimage site for Hindus.


Shivanasamudra


Shivanasamudra 56.4 Kms (vai T Narasipur- Musuvinakoppalu Rd) From Shwethagiri -- Get Direction Through Map

Shivasamudra is a small city in the Mandya District of the state of Karnataka, India. It is situated on the banks of the river Kaveri, which forms here the boundary to the Chamarajanagar District, The Sivanasamudram Falls is on the Kaveri River after the river has wound its way through the rocks and ravines of the Deccan Plateau and drops off to form waterfalls.

Nanjangud


Nanjangud 68 Kms (Vai SH 57) From Shwethagiri -- Get Direction Through Map

Nanjangud ( ನಂಜನಗೂಡು ) is a town in Mysore district in the Indian state of Karnataka. Nanjangud lies on the banks of the river Kapila (Kabini), 23 km from the city of Mysore. Nanjangud is famous for Srikanteshwara Temple. Nanjangud is also called "Dakshina Kashi" (southern Kashi). This city is also famous for a variety of banana grown in the region, the Nanjanagoodu rasabale.

Direction To Get Us


Bangalore to Swethagiri : 3 h 53 min (176 km)
1)Get on NICE Bangalore Mysore Expressway from Mysore Rd - Follow NH209 to Kunagalli Rd - Continue on Kunagalli Rd to your destination in B R Hills
2) Get on NICE Bangalore Mysore Expressway from Mysore Rd - Take NH275 to Malavalli-Madduru Rd/Malavalli Main Rd in Madduru - Turn left at Maddur Cir onto Malavalli-Madduru Rd/Malavalli Main Rd - Continue to follow Malavalli-Madduru Rd - Go past the petrol_station (on the left in 10.7 km) - Take NH209 to Kunagalli Rd - Continue on Kunagalli Rd to your destination in B R Hills.

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Mysuru to Swethagiri : 1 h 50 min (84.2 km)
1) Take MG Rd to NH150A/NH212 in Ittige Gudu - Follow NH212, Tirumakudalu Narasipura - Chamarajanagar Rd and SH 57 to B R Hills - Turn right at Chamarajanagara-BR Hills Rd
2) Take JLB Road to NH150A/NH212 in Ramachandra Agrahara - Follow NH150A - Continue to SH 57 -Follow SH 57 to B R Hills - Turn right at Chamarajanagara-BR Hills Rd

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