Nidagundi is a small village in Raybaug taluka of Karnataka, India. It is part of the Bijapur district in Belgaum division. Nidagundi’s main occupation is agriculture. The cities nearest to Nidagundi are Bijapur (66 km) and Belgaum (87 km). Nidagundi has an almost equal male-female population ratio. Nidagundi has several places of tourist interest for the eager traveller.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Nidagundi, Belgaum has a number of good budget hotel options. These include Hotel Ramdev International (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above) and Hotel Rakshit International (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above).
The official language of Nidagundi is Kannada. No other languages are spoken here.
The important festivals of Nidagundi are the Hindu festivals of Navratri, Sri Rama Navami, Deepavali and others.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Nidagundi. Most of these are of historical and religious significance. The Jain temple in Pattadakal (52 km) is an ancient architectural marvel constructed by the Rashtrakutas of Manyakheta. The Sangameswara Temple (53 km) dedicated to Lord Shiva is considered to be one of the oldest temples in India.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Nidagundi is Belgaum Airport. The airport is located about 97 km away from the area.
Nidagundi is connected to Southern Railway by Badami, 20 km away. Trains to many places in the south halt here.
There are daily bus services to Bangalore and other places. The best bus operator that offers good service to passengers is SRS Travels. Book your tickets online by comparing the bus ticket prices from several bus booking portals.