Hoskote is located within the Hoskote taluk in the Bangalore (Rural) district of Karnataka. It is a part of the Bangalore Division. It is located 25 km towards the south from district headquarters, Bangalore. Places to Stay
There are a number of well budgeted as well as star hotels in Hoskote city. A few of the reputed and popular hotels are Hotel Empire International (Tariff - Rs. 1200), Pai Comforts Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 2500), Hotel Chancery (Tariff - Rs. 2800).Language
The local language of Hoskote is Kannada. Languages such Konkani, Tulu and Telugu are also spoken.Events
The Karaga along with Avimukteshwara Jatre are celebrated in the April–May every year. The shrines of Nagather Pet Kashivishweshwar, Prasana Rameshwar, Sri Raghavendra Swamy Mutt, Maravva and Venugopala are also located in this village.Places of Interest
Hoskote is an attraction for bird watchers and parasailers. Varadaraja, Avimusskteshwara and Vithoba temples are in close proximity to the old fort area in the city. The Kote Anjaneya Swamy temple is believed to be around 800 years old and is located right in the centre of Hoskote.How to Get There
The nearest major airport is the Bengaluru International airport which is about 10 km away from Hoskote.
Bangalore City Junction railway station is the major railway station which is situated at a distance of 30 km from Hoskote. The Whitefield railway station is the nearest to Hoskote.
There are daily bus services from Bangalore, Mangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Malur, Vijayapura , Sidlaghatta and other nearby cities. Some of the operators here are Durgamba Motors, Sugama Tourists, Maruti Tours and Travels. Opt for online bus ticket booking
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