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Baba Budan Giri (datta peeta), Chikmagalur
Baba Budan Biri range, also known as Datta Peeta, is a popular mountain range in the Chikkamagaluru District of Karnataka. The peak derives its name from a Muslim saint known as Baba Budan, who is believed to live in this area more than 150 years ago. The hill is also believed to be associated with the Hindu God called Guru Dattatreya.
Few interesting facts and sights that drive you crazy include:
- The Baba Budan Giri Range is considered to be one of the highest peaks of Karnataka.
- Its altitude falls between the Himalayas and Nilgiri mountain ranges.
- Once in every 12 years, an unique mountain flower called 'kurinji' blooms in these ranges.
If natural wonders are what attracts you, then definitely take a drive from Bangalore to the Baba Budan Giri ranges to admire the astonishing beauty of nature.