Konnur is a small village in the Gadag district of Karnataka, India. Konnur is part of the Naragund taluk. The cities nearest to Konnur are Naragund (19 km) and Ramdurg (25 km.) Konnur has a population of less than ten thousand. Konnur has a few places that can be considered tourist attractions.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Konnur, Gadag which is nearby has a few good budget hotels to choose from. These include Hotel Shivani Inn (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above) and Keshav Clarks Inn (Tariff – Rs. 1000-1500.)
The official language of Konnur is Kannada.
The important festivals in Konnur are Sri Rama Navami, Navratri and Deepavali.
Places of Interest
There are several places that are considered to be tourist attractions in and around Konnur. The Bhootanath temple that is dedicated to Lord Shiva (23 km) is near Agastya Lake and is a big local tourist attraction. The Lad Khan temple (23 km) that is dedicated to Lord Shiva is an ancient structure that is constructed in the 7th century. There are also some local temples that can also be visited.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Konnur is the Hubli airport (76 km.) But the nearest international airport is in Dabolim (206 km.)
The closest airport to Konnur is the Lakhmapur railway station (16 km) which is on the Southern Railway Line.
There are daily bus services to Bangalore and other places. The best bus operator in this region is considered to be is SRS Travels. Browse through several bus booking portals and avail of cheapest bus tickets.