Muchur is a small rural bus-stop in the South Indian state of Karnataka. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Mangalore at a distance of 21 km south-west. Those with an enthusiasm for South Indian cuisine, culture and temples can visit this place. The picturesque Arabian Sea coast is also nearby. Travellers can always visit the coast to catch a glimpse of the beautiful sunset.
Places to Stay
The nearest possible urban centre available for lodging as well as staying is Mangalore. Some of the budget hotels worth giving a try are Srinivas Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Kumar's International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Mangalore International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Hotel Surya (Tariff – Rs. 800) and others.
The official language of the area is Kannada.
The important festivals of the region are Bisu in April, Ugadi in March-April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
The area does not have any particular place of tourist attraction. However, being close to the Arabian Sea coast, anywhere you ride on near the beach, it is bound to be picturesque and beautiful. Some of the beaches which are worth a visit are in Mangalore, the prime example being Panambur Beach. Some of the other places which are worth a visit are Kadri Manjunath Temple, Sultan Battery, St. Aloysius Chapel and others.
How to Get There
Bajpe Airport in Mangalore is the area’s main airport at a distance of 17 km.
The Mangalore Junction Railway Station is located around 30 km away and is the closest major railway station to the area.
Direct as well as via buses to the town are available from nearby towns and cities as the area is located strategically close to the picturesque Arabian Sea coast. It is mostly state-transport buses which indirectly cater to the needs of people. Buses to the area are available from Mangalore. When you buy your tickets online look out for bus ticket booking offers.