Kerur is a small village in the Chikodi Taluk of Belgaum district of Karnataka. It come under the Belgaum division and is located 81 km towards north from Belgaum, 8 km from Chikodi, and 586 km from state capital Bangalore. Sadalgi, Sankeshwar, Nipani, and Ichalkaranji are the nearby cities.
Places to Stay
There are a few good budget hotels in Kerur to choose from. Some of them are Hotel opal, Hotel Panchshil, and Hotel Ayodhya.
The official language of Kerur is Kannada.
The most important festival of Kerur is the Ganesh Festival where a black marble idol is worshipped every year at Sirsi near Jog Falls. Dasara Doll festival, Gowri festival and Ugadi (Kannada New Year) are other festivals celebrated here.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Kerur. Some of the places include Kolhapur (58 km), Panhala (77 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Kerur is the Kolhapur Airport. It is located about 45 km away from the town.
Kerur is well connected with Raybag Railway Station. It is 18 km from Kerur.
There are daily bus services from Kerur to Bangalore, Sankeshwar, Nipani and Ichalkaranji. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Hoysala Tours, Pragati Tours, and Travcon Travels Pvt Ltd. Making use of bus booking online offers are the best way to save money while travelling.