Mudigere is small town and an important panchayat in Karnataka and is part of the Chikkamangaluru district. Cities nearest to Mudigere are Mangalore (121 km) and Chikkamangaluru (30 km). Mudigere has a predominantly Kannada speaking population. The famous Kannada writer, Poorna Chandra Tejaswi, who was also an ornithologist, photographer, and a progressive thinker, spent his last years in Mudigere.
Places to Stay
There are a few good budget hotels in Mudigere. Some of them are Giridarshini Homestay (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Crosshill Homestay (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official languages of Mudigere are Kannada and Tulu.
Deepawali, Navratri, and Ganesh Chathurthi are celebrated with great enthusiasm in Mudigere.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Mudigere. For those interested in religious architecture and pilgrimage sites, Hornadu (64 km) and Kalasa (52 km) are worth a visit. For nature lovers, the Hebbe waterfall in Chikkamangaluru (30 km) is highly recommended.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Mudigere is the Mangalore airport and is located about 121 km away from the town.
Mudigere has its own railway station and is part of the Southern Railway system. Trains plying to Mangalore, Bangalore and other places in India pass through here.
There are daily bus services to Bangalore and other places in Karnataka. The best bus operator that offers good experience for passengers is Sugama Tourists. Ticketgoose.com’s bus ticket booking facility is the best way to book your online tickets