A village in the Kodagu district of Karnataka, Napoklu hails from the Mysore Division. It is located 260 km from Bangalore. Some of the nearby towns to Napoklu include Madikeri, Coorg, Taliparamba, and Virajpet. Road is the best way of reaching Napoklu since the nearest railway station and airport are situated far off.
Places to Stay
Napoklu is a small village and hence does not have many hotels nearby. Local home stays are available. A few budget hotels in nearby Coorg are Vinayaka Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 653), Caveri Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 850), and Hilltown Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 950).
The official language of Napoklu is Kannada. The alternative languages spoken are Malayalam and Tulu.
Some of the major local festivals of Napoklu that are celebrated with great fanfare include Kailpodhu in September, Kaveri Sankramana in mid October, Puttari in late November, and Huthari in December.
Places of Interest
Abbey Falls (5 km from Madikeri), Coorg (16 km), and Virajpet (23 km) are the famous tourist spots situated near Napoklu.
How to Get There
Mysore Airport (120 km) and Bajpe Airport (123 km) are the two nearest airports to Napoklu.
Subrahmanya Rao Railway Station (52 km) is the nearest railway station to Napoklu.
Bus services ply from Napoklu to connecting cities such as Mangalore, Mysore, Bangalore, Hassan, Thalassery, and Kannur. Ashwini Tours & Travels, Poornima Travels, Angel Travels, and GreenLine Travels & Holidays are few good bus operators that connect to Napoklu at affordable bus tariffs. Ticketgoose.com provides a number of bus ticket offers for its customers. Look out for them when you book your tickets online.