Perched at an altitude of 508m above mean sea level, Lingasur belongs to the Raichur District of Karnataka. Also a taluk headquarter, Lingasur is comes under the Gulbarga division. A postal head office, it is located at a distance of 101 km from the district headquarter of Raichur. Lingsugur, Talikota, Sindhnur, Muddebihal are the cities nearby Lingasur.
Places to Stay
Lingasur doesn’t have good accommodation options. So it is recommended that tourists opt for home stays that are available here. More information on home stays in Lingasur can be collected in person.
The official language of Lingasur is Kannada. The other languages spoken include Tamil and English.
Holi in March and Diwali in November are celebrated with great fervour here.
Places of Interest
Some tourist spots in and around Lingasur are Talikota (50 km from Lingasur), Aihole (79 km from Lingasur), Raichur (97 km from Lingasur) among numerous others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Lingasur is Hubli Airport, which is located at a distance of 198 km away.
The nearest major railway station from Lingasur is Bellary Junction which is 130 km away.
Lingasur has a bus stand of its own with buses plying to nearby places such as Bangalore, Mumbai among others. Apart from state run buses, private operators such as VRL Travels also ply on this route. Ticketgoose.com provides a number of bus ticket offers for its customers. Look out for them when you book your tickets online.