Hebri is a small town in the South Indian state of Karnataka. The nearest major city is Udupi, near the Arabian Sea coast, at a distance of 35 km west. In fact, the town lies on the western edge of Someshwara Wildlife Sanctuary. Those willing to try out trekking, virgin beaches, traditional cuisine as well as temples ought to visit this place.
Places to Stay
The best place to stay around in the region is Udupi. Some of the budget hotels worth giving a try are Ayodhya Hotel (tariff – Rs. 800), Mahima Residency Hotel (tariff – Rs. 700), Metropolis Hotel (tariff – Rs. 900), Swathi Hotel (tariff – Rs. 800) and others.
The official language of the area is Kannada.
The important festivals of the region are Ugadi in March-April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
Some of the interesting spots in and around the town are Kudlu Teertha Falls, the beautiful picnic spot in the Seeta Nadi area (6 km away), the starting point of the Western Ghats in Someshwara town (11 km away) and others. Besides, virtually anywhere you ride on to towards the coast, it is picturesque and beautiful.
How to Get There
Bajpe airport in Mangalore is the nearest airport at a distance of 74 km.
The Udupi Railway Station is located around 33 km away is the closest major railway station to the town.
Direct buses as well as via buses to the town are available from nearby towns and cities. It is mostly state-transport buses which indirectly cater to the needs of people. Private operators have also slowly joined the race, among whom SRS Travels is one. You can always hop on to a bus in Udupi and head to the town.