Frequently Asked Questions
1. How to book a tour to Chikmagalur?
Firstly we suggest you to visit "Chikmagalur Tour Packages" Page on the website, which include various tours of Chikmagalur. Then select one of the Chikmagalur tour packages. If you intend to make any changes like having a day more or less then in that case you need to inform us so that we make your itinerary accordingly. You can use our online booking form or send us an e mail at:
2. If I do not want the tour as mentioned in the website how do I make my own tour?
If you don't want those tours which are mentioned on the website then in such a case you need to fill up the Enquiry Form mentioned on our website. In this form you have to specify the places you want to visit, date of arrival and departure, number of people who are traveling, the hotel category and any other special choice. After having these details from your end we will plan a tour for you and contact you in 24 to 48 hours with all the details.
3. How advance should be my travel booking?
Your travel bookings should be made 1 month well in advance, especially if you are traveling between December to June and October to March (peak tourist season). As Travel infrastructure in Karnataka has its limitation in comparison to the peak season demand therefore we highly recommend booking your tour in advance.
4. How will I be picked up from the Airport or Railway Station in Karnataka?
You will be picked up from the airport or railway station in Karnataka by our representative. Our Tour representative will be holding a name board with your name written on it at the arrival hall of the airport or railway station. If you are coming as a group then the name of the group will be mentioned on the name board. On that name board the arrival date, time, place and flight or train number will also be mentioned. You are requested not to leave the airport or railway station until you meet our representative. If by chance you were not able to find our representative then you would also be provided the mobile and telephone number of the representative so that you can find each other at the particular location at the airport.
5. Can I book the hotels only with you and not the complete tour?
Yes, Travel Comfort is having special rates with many hotels all over the Karnataka. We are sure that we will be able to offer you the hotels for your budget in the destination wanted by you. As far as the hotels are concerned we have hotels of every category in Karnataka. Do inform us what kind of hotels you are looking for. We also make arrangements for big conferences and incentive spa and Ayurveda Packages. For more information on the hotels you can visit our web page Hotels in Karnataka. This web page provides information about various categories of hotels available in Karnataka. All the hotels that we use in the tour itinerary are mentioned there. If you want to book a particular hotel then a booking form is supplied with the hotel details. You can fill up that particular booking form and send to us or email us at
6. If I only want to take the vehicle during my tour and not the complete tour, then what do you suggest?
If you want us to make arrangements only for the transport then we provide any type of vehicle you require for your travel. With the vehicle you would be provided one experienced and reliable English speaking driver. The car would be at your disposal throughout the tour. The cost of the vehicle includes all the expenses, fuel, driver's fee, toll fee and parking.
7. What is the best time to visit Chikmagalur?
The best time to visit Karnataka is from November to May. Monsoon season is from June to October and you can enjoy waterfalls during monsoon season.
8. Are there any restrictions for the Photography in Karnataka? Is there anything I need to consider while doing photography in Chikmagalur?
Chikmagalur offers you great photographing options and it is a great fun while photographing in Chikmagalur as you will have enough sunlight most of the time. We suggest you to bring digital cameras and video cameras with you to catch the unlimited beauty of Chikmagalur . In some of the monuments and wildlife sanctuaries you have to pay the fees for the photography. At some of the locations photography is strictly prohibited. Please do not violate rules. Do not photograph these objects otherwise your cameras will be confiscated. Always take permission before photographing people. Traditional people in Karnataka are sensitive and suspicious as to why they are being photographed. Never photograph airports, railways, railway stations, big bridges, or a military area. It's good not to photograph Muslim women, women taking bath in river, cremations, slums, or beggars.
9. How safe is traveling in Chikmagalur?
Chikmagalur is comparatively a safe city to travel. Crime rate against foreigners remain low. However especially to our female guests we recommend not be alone on the road after late evening just to be on the safer side. In case you need any help you can call the police at 100.
10. What is the guarantee that I would be provided the services which I asked for during my tour? Or how safe is my tour with Travel Comfort?
Customer Satisfaction is our motto. Your satisfaction and Safety is 100% guaranteed. Travel Comfort provide you a guarantee that it would provide all the services as decided according to the mutual agreement between you and them.