A coastal village in Karnataka’s Udupi district, Nitte is part of the Mysore division. If you are looking for an offbeat getaway far from the bustling city, then head to Nitte. You will get the sun, sand and the beaches here. Moreover, its district headquarters is only 39 km away, where you can visit other places of attractions. Its capital city, Bangalore, is 368 km from Nitte.
Places to Stay
Except for a few homestays, Nitte does not have many accommodation facilities. Its district headquarters, Udupi, located 39 km from here has a number of options to choose from, including Summer Park Hotel (Tariff – Rs.900), Rukmini Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700,) and Swadesh Heritage Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700).
Tulu is commonly spoken in Nitte.
Mahashivaratri in February, Ugadi in March-April and Dasara in September-October are some of the major festivals celebrated with great pomp in Nitte.
Places of Interest
Nitte is an offbeat destination with several places of attractions. Some of the interesting places here worth visiting are Church of St Lawrence (6 km), Miracle Pond (6 km), Padubidri Beach (22 km), Katapady (29 km), Kaup Beach (31 km) and Malpe Beach (40 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport from here is the Mangalore Airport, which is 39 km from here.
Padubidri Railway Station (29 km away) is the nearest one from the town. However, Mangalore Railway Station, which is located 54 km away, is the major railhead connecting the town to other cities.
Buses are available from Udupi and Bangalore. Vishal Tourist, Sugama Tourist and Ideal Travels are some of the top operators plying their buses in the region. Get Volvo bus ticket booking to anywhere in India by logging on to TicketGoose.com, a leading bus booking website.