Brahmavar is a town in the Udupi district of the South Indian state of Karnataka. Being close to Barkur, the area is considered to be a cultural centre in the region. It is often referred to as lord Brahma’s Vara or Ajapura. The district headquarter, Udupi, lies at a distance of 12 km away from the village.
Places to Stay
The nearest accessible place available for lodging is Udupi. Some of the budget hotels worth giving a try are Ayodhya Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Mahima Residency Hotel (tariff – Rs. 700), Metropolis Hotel (tariff – Rs. 900), Swathi Hotel (tariff – Rs. 800) among others.
The official language of the area is Kannada.
The important festivals of the region are Ugadi in March-April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
Virtually anywhere you ride on to towards the coast is picturesque and beautiful. Some of the beaches which are worth a visit are Maravanthe Beach (38 km), Padukere Beach (16 km away), the breath-taking estuary-cum-beach called Bengre Kemmannu (16 km away) and Beejadi Beach (21 km away).
How to Get There
Mangalore International Airport is the nearest airport at a distance of 68 km.
The Udupi Railway Station located around 16 km away is the closest major railway station to the town.
Direct buses as well as via buses to the town are available from nearby towns and cities. It is mostly state-transport buses which indirectly cater to the needs of people. Private operators like SRS Travels have also slowly joined the race. Making use of bus ticket offers are the best way to save money while travelling.
Devar Hippargi is locality in the Bijapur district in the state of Karnataka. With the total population of 27,749 it boasts of average literacy of 56%. It comes under the Sindgi Taluka. The total distance from Sindhagi is 60 km to Bijapur district. It is studded with various old trees, which makes this place very famous. It falls towards the east of Bijapur city at 35 km away.
Place to Stay
There are good places to stay in Bijapur district providing range of hotels like Hotel Pearl (Tariff – Rs. 900) and Hotel Madhuvan International (Tariff – Rs. 1400).
The official language of Devar Hippargi is Kannada. The other languages spoken include Konkani, Tulu, Telugu and Kodava.
The best time to visit would be during the 9-day festival of Navratri in the month of October.
Place of Interest
Ashapuara Temple and Shri Nadol Tirth, a Jain temple are some of the main attractions of pilgrims.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Devar Hippargi is in Bijapur. The Sholapur Airport at a distance of 92.4 km.
The nearest railway station to Devar Hippargi is the Ibrahimpur Railway station which 3.1 km away from Bijapur.
There are many places to visit and are easy to travel via bus route like those of Kirthinagar (2.3 km), Ibrahimpur (3.5 km), Budni (43.1 km), Tenhalli (35.7 km), Mannur (42.7 km), Kohalli (53.3 km), Jalnagar (2.8 km), Indi (46.8 km), Kokatnoor (54.8 km), Sindaghi, Shiganapur (43.1 km) Choose from multiple top operators, bus types, convenient schedules and prices. Bus ticket booking discount coupons are available online on several bus booking portals. Make use of them while booking your tickets.