Coorg, also known as Kodava Nadu is an administrative district in Karnataka, India. It occupies an area of 4,102 square kilometers (1,584 sq. mi) in the Western Ghats of southwestern Karnataka. Kodagu is known for its coffee and its people. The main river in Kodagu is the Kaveri (Cauvery), which originates at Talakaveri, located on the eastern side of the Western Ghats. Being closely nourished by Mother Nature, Kodagu offers beautiful landscapes, breathtaking views, waterfalls. It has been recognized as “Scotland of south Asia”.