Athradi is a small village located in the Udupi Taluk of Karnataka. Situated at a distance of 353 km from the state capital of Bangalore, Athradi belongs to the Mysore Division of the state. Athradi witnesses a humid climate due to its proximity to the Arabian Sea. Udupi , Kota , Karkala , Mudbidri are the cities near Athradi.
Places to Stay
Athradi doesn’t have good accommodation options. So tourists are advised to stay in hotels in Udupi instead. Some of the hotels in Udupi are Hotel Swadesh Heritage (Tariff –Rs 600), Hotel Udupi Residency (Tariff –Rs 600), Karavali Hotel (Tariff –Rs 500) among others.
The official language of Athradi is Tulu. The other languages spoken include English and Hindi.
Onam in February and Diwali in November are celebrated with great fervour here.
Places of Interest
Some tourist spots in and around Athradi are Udupi (10 km from Athradi), Karkala (28 km from Athradi) and Mangalore (62 km from Athradi) among others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Athradi is Bajpe Airport, which is 49 km away.
The nearest major railway station from Athradi is Mangalore Junction, which is 62 km away.
Athradi has a bus stand of its own with buses plying to nearby places such as Udupi and Mangalore. It is mostly Karnataka state run buses, which ply on this route. Utilising bus ticket online offer from travel websites can save you a lot of money