Droog Fort lies in the surrounding area of Coonor. This fort is a favorite of the adventure enthusiasts, as one need to trek and then reach the fort. The fort is truly worth it, as it mesmerizes your soul. This ancient fort is located about 6000 feet above the plains. The fort has been worn out and what remains today is only a wall out of this whole military settlement. It is believed that this outpost was used by the popular Tipu Sultan.
This massive fort promises an amazing view and there is no doubt why this impressive area was used as a station for military. To reach this magnificent fort one needs to make his way through the Nonsuch Tea estate. The fort is also known by another name called Bakasura Malai and this name has a link with a local devil named Bakasura.