Ankali is a small village located in the Chikodi Taluka of the Belgaum district in Karnataka. The state government is making all necessary steps to provide the required infrastructure for this village. This village is gaining recognition in the tourist map of India due to its traditional rural set up and age-old rural customs.
Places to Stay
Nearby Belgaum offers some good budget hotel options. Some of them are Hotel Eefa (Tariff - Rs. 3,000), Hotel Sankam Residency (Tariff - Rs. 2,400), Hotel Adarsha Palace (Tariff - Rs. 1,400), and Hotel Rakshit International (Tariff - Rs. 675).
The official language of Ankali is Kannada. A small section of population can also speak English and Hindi.
All the regional festivals are celebrated here. Tourists can witness, family members, relatives and friends bonding together in these festive occasions.
Place of Interest
Few places of interest in Ankali are the vast sandy bank of the river Krishna, ancient small Hindu temples and the greenery filled agricultural fields.
How to Get There
The nearest domestic airport is the Belgaum Airport in Sambra (10 km). It has flights connecting it to major Indian cities such as Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, and Mumbai.
The nearest railway station is located in Belgaum (20 km). This railway station is well-connected by express and passenger trains running from major cities of the state.
Ankali village is well-connected by buses that frequently ply from Belgaum. There are several private operators who offer good bus services to several major towns and cities. Online bus booking in India is one of the most preferred ways of getting bus tickets to various popular places in India.