Let's divide the Madikeri sight seeing into two lists.
The first one is the attractions in Madikeri, that is those attractions located in and around Madikeri town. If you are looking for tourist places in and around the Madikeri town area see Attractions in Madikeri
The second is the tourist places spread around the Coorg region in general, which are popular tourist spots.
Talakaveri : Located about 42 km east of Madikeri is the source of the Cauvery river. Talakaveri is an important pilgrimage center as well as tourist spot.
Bhagamandala Temple On the way to Talakaveri at the confluence of Cauvery, Kannika and Sujyothi rivers is the Bhagamandala Temple.
Kukke Subramanya The popular pilgrimage town nestled in the Western Ghats is about 90km north of Madikeri. You can travel to Kukke via Sulliya or the more challenging Bisle Ghat route.
Thadiyandamole Located about 40km southwest of Madikeri is this immensely popular trekking destination.
Pushpagiri & Kumaraparvatha A very popular trekking trail located at the Subramanya town.
Kotebetta is located about 30km north of Madikeri, is a sought after adventure location.
Padi Igguthappa Temple The temple deeply associated with the Coorg's traditions is located about 40km south of Madikeri, beyond Napoklu.
Nagarahole National Park Nagarhole is about 90km south of Madikeri.
Wayanad Wayanad district in Kerala is an immensely popular Nature destination. Places in Wayanad is about 100km or so south of Madikeri.
Nisargadhama Towards Mysore side, about 3 km from Kushalnagar is the island.This is a very popular picnic spot.
Bylakuppe The Tibetan settlement home to the Golden temple.
Mysore Coorg district where Madikeri belongs to shares boarders with Mysore district. Mysore city is about 120km east of Madikeri town.
Dubbare Elephant Camp Located about 30km east of Madikeri, Dubbare is the home of domestic elephants. The cam is where the elephants are trained and cared for.