Shiraguppi is a small village located in the Athani Taluka of the Belgaum district of Karnataka. The nearest towns are Chikodi and Athani. The said village received "Google Award" for best village in the state. The Karnataka government also honored this village with "Nirmal Gram" award. It is one of the most sought after village in this particular region.
Places to stay
There are no good budget hotels in Shiraguppi. Nearby Belgaum offers several good hotels. Hotel Rakshit International (Tariff - Rs. 675), Hotel Eefa (Tariff - Rs. 3,000), Hotel Sankam Residency (Tariff - Rs. 2,400), and Hotel Adarsha Palace (Tariff - Rs. 1,400) are some options.
The official language of Shiraguppi village is Kannada. Hindi and English are also spoken here.
All the regional and traditional festivals are celebrated with equal fervour by the villagers.
Places of Interest
The temples dotted on the bank of river Krishna near Shiraguppi village attract large number of domestic and foreign tourists.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located in Belgaum district (100 km).
The nearest railway station is located at Ugar Khurd (14 km) and Shedbal Railway Station (12 km).
The state highway passes through the village of Shiraguppi so there are plenty of private busses that connect it to the major cities and town of the surrounding areas. Using bus ticket booking coupons to book your tickets will help you get discounts for your journey.