Manjarapalke, also called Kedinje, is a small village in the Karkala Taluka of Karnataka. It is situated between Karkala and Padubidri regions. Manjarapalke is famous for Kola and Nagara Panchami. It houses many natural and historical landmarks like Mujalottu Lake. It belongs to Kedinje Panchayath under Mysore division. Udupi (34 km) is the district headquarters. Its neighbours are Udupi towards West, Sringeri Taluka in the east, Bantval towards south, and Mangalore towards north.
Places to Stay
Manjarapalke offers plenty of budget hotels to stay in. They are Swagath Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 400), Suhag Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 500), Kings Court Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 400), and Nishmitha Boarding & Lodging (Tariff - Rs. 400).
The languages spoken and understood in Manjarapalke are Kannada, Tulu, Konkani, Hindi, Tamil, and English.
Dussera in October and Sri Krishna Janmasthami in August are the major festive celebrations where Hulivesha dance is performed.
Places of Interest
The nearby destinations of Manjarapalke are Sri Vitobha Bhajana Mandali (within the town), Nandalike Temple, Bola Temple, Mujalottu Temple, Udupi (34 km), Agumbe (38 km), Sringeri (39 km), Horanadu (42 km), Dakshin Kannad (41 km), Mudbidri (16 km), and Mangalore (41 km)
How to Get There
Bajpe Airport is the nearest airport to Manjarapalke located at a distance of 33 km.
The nearest station to Manjarapalke is the Padubidri Railway Station (28 km).
Manjarapalke has good road network to nearby towns and cities like Karkala, Moodbidri, Udipi, Sringeri, Mangalore, Bangalore, and Hyderabad. There are regular bus services to reach here. Gayathri Tours & Travels, Sugama Tourist, and Prameela Tours & Travels are some of the best service providers who offer great travel service to passengers. Making use of bus ticket coupons are the best way to get discounts while booking your tickets.