Saundatti is a town based in Belgaum district in Karnataka State. It is situated 89 km from Belgaum and 355 km from Bangalore. It also goes by the name of Savadatti. The village is very famous for its traditional and antique temple and forts and is said to be a very old and historic place. Mudalgi, Terdal, Sadalgi and Gokak are the cities close to Saundatti.
Places to Stay
Hotels are plenty in Dharwad which is close by. The include Central Park (Tariff - Rs. 500), Indraprastha Residency Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 800), Mandar Regency Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 900 onwards) and Mayur Aaditya Resort (Tariff - Rs. 2500 onwards).
The languages spoken in Saundatti are Kannada, Marathi, Hindi and English.
The festivals celebrated in Saundatti are Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali and Dussehra.
Places of Interest
Saundatti has several tourist destinations like Saundatti Fort, Renuka Sagara, Yallammagudda, Navilatirtha, Shirasangi Shri Kalika Devi Temple, Puradeshwara Temple, Ankleshwara Temple, Nagarkere Temple and Veerbhadra Temple. Other interesting towns close by are Kolhapur (67 km), Panhala (87 km), Amboli (112 km) and Nersa (119 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is Kolhapur Airport. It is located about 67 km away from the town.
Ugar Khurd and Raybag are the nearby railway stations. The major railway station is Sangali railway station, located 50 km from Saundatti.
The nearby towns like Raybag, Terdal, Chikodi are linked with Saundatti through the NWKSRTC bus service. Private operators like SRS Travels, VRL Travels also provides bus services to Saundatti from Bangalore. Through bus booking offers you can get a lot of discount while booking your tickets.