Madangeri is a small village in the Uttar Kannada District of Karnataka. It belongs to a district that is abundant in natural resources. Rice, sugarcane, ragi and horse gram are the common crops of the region.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Gokarna, located only 19 km away from Madangeri. Some of them are Hotel Amrut (Tariff – Rs. 500), Gokarna International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Namaste Cafe (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Premier (Tariff – Rs. 500) and RNS Highway Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
Kannada is the official language of Madangeri. Marathi and Konkani are also widely spoken.
Mahashivratri is celebrated with great fervour here by Shiv devotees from across the region. It is celebrated in March annually.
Places of Interest
Gokarna is the nearest tourist town, located only 19 km away. The Om Beach and Mahabaleshwar Temple are the main attractions. There are also a number of water sports along the beaches of Gokarna.
How to Get There
The closest airport is the Goa Airport which is situated 137 km away.
Kumta Railway Station and Gorkarna Railway Station are stations that connect Madangeri to main cities like Mumbai, Mangalore and Chennai.
Some of the reliable private operators that run services out of the nearest bus station, Gokarna, are Sugama Travels, Sea Bird Travels , VRL Travels and several others. TicketGoose.com is one of the most popular online bus booking sites.