Kaveri Nisargadhama, a scenic island formed by the waters of River Kaveri, is situated near Kushalnagar. Lying in the Kodagu district of Karnataka, it is 3 km (1.9 mi) from Kushalanagara—just off the State Highway. The island can also be accessed Madikeri(30 km) and Mysore (95 km). A frequently visited holiday destination, the breathtaking island of Nisargadhama is in the vicinity of a beautiful Ecological Park. A haven for people of all ages, this park boast of a deer park, elephant rides, plenty of deer and an attractive snack house. The nearby 64 acre island in the Cauvery river can be approached by walking over a hanging bridge. A perfect getaway, Nisargadhama is a haven for nature lovers and those looking for quiet and beautiful place –far away from the maddening crowds. Here, you may choose to stay overnight in a Forest Department Rest House surrounded by thick bamboo groves and lush foliage. A must visit for romantic couples, people traveling with loved ones in tow and all other alike. Be there!