Located 309 km from Chennai, Sokkanathapuram is a small village in Hosur Taluka in Krishnagari District of Karnataka. The village is surrounded by Bengaluru, Kolar, Malur, and Robertson Pet. The nearby talukas include Hosur, Shoolagiri, Bengaluru Rural, and Kelamangalam. This village shares its borders with Bengaluru rural region and the Krishnagiri district.
Places to Stay
There are many good budget hotels in nearby Bengaluru. Some of them are Golden Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Arama Suites (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Venus Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1200), and Golden Gates (Tariff – Rs. 1500). Another budget hotel in the nearby taluka is Hotel Yashodha Towers (Tariff – Rs. 1200).
The official language of Sokkanathapuram is Tamil. The other languages spoken here are Kannada and Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated here in Sokkanathapuram are Pongal, Ekadasi Festival, Aadi Perukku, and Tamil New year.
Places of Interest
Bengaluru is located only 34 km from Sokkanathapuram and offers plenty of attractions for tourists. Some of the places include Bengaluru Palace, Tipu Sultan Palace, Vidhana Soudha, Iskon Temple, Cubbon Park, and Lal Bagh.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Sokkanathapuram is the Bengaluru International Airport. The airport is about 41 km from the town.
Hosur Railway Station is the nearest station to Sokkanathapuram.
Sokkanathapuram is well connected to nearby destinations via busses. There are daily bus services to Chennai, Bengaluru, Shoolagriri, and Kavaripalayam. Get the best bus ticket booking offer on Ticketgoose.com.