The Namdroling Monastery near Kushalnagar , popularly known as The Golden Temple, is one of the must-visit attractions in Coorg district of Karnataka. In spite of a sea of tourists visiting this place every day, it has not failed to retain its charm, calmness, and cleanliness. With the beautiful statues, golden highlights on the structures, the vibrant colours, fluttering prayer flags and beautiful mythological paintings on walls, this place is a photographer’s delight.
The gold painted prayer wheels are sure to attract the attention the moment one steps into the monastery gates
I hope you enjoyed the visual tour of the monastery. Let me know how you like it. Also, next time you are in Coorg, do not miss visiting this gem of a place.
Getting there: Namdroling Monastery is well connected by road from major cities in Karnataka. It is located at a distance of 218Km from Bangalore, 110 Km from Mysore, 30 KM from Madikeri and 5Km from Kushalnagar. The Dubare Elephant Camp and Cauvery Nisargadhama are other attractions in close proximity to the Namdroling Monastery.
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