Bidalkatte is a small hamlet based in Kundapura (in the Udupi district) in Karnataka. This village is based 35 km north of Udupi, is 15 km from Kundapura and 361 km from Bangalore city. Bidkalkatte is encircled by Udupi in the south, Hosanagara in the north, Tirthahalli in the east and the Karkal taluk in the west. Some cities near Bidkalkatte include Kota, Karkala, Udupi and Moodbidri.
Places to Stay
There are many budget-friendly hotels in Kundapura which is approximately 9 km from Bidalkatte. Some of them include Hotel Sharon (Tariff – Rs. 800), Hotel Hariprasad (Tariff – Rs. 1200), Hiren Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Hotel Gokulprasada (Tariff – Rs. 800).
The official language of Bidalkatte is Tulu. Hindi and Kannada are also spoken here.
Some of the festivals that are celebrated in Bidalkatte include Ugadi, Gowri Ganesha (September), Diwali (November) and Dussera (October).
Places of Interest
Some places nearby that attract tourists include Kodachaadri (11 km), Kollur (32 km), Udupi (35 km) and Agumbe (37 km.)
How to Get There
Bajpe Airport is the nearest airport and is located at a distance of 81 km from Bidalkatte.
Kundapura is the nearest railway station and is located at a distance of 9 km from Bidalkatte.
Bidalkatte is well-connected with other cities and villages through buses. Some of the best bus operators in this region include SRS Travels and Durgamba Travels. Online booking of bus tickets have become very easy through TicketGoose.com.