A small village in the Kundapura Taluka of the Udupi District in Karnataka, Tekkatte is 28 km from district headquarters Udupi, 9 km from Kundapura, and 373 km from state capital, Bangalore. There is a chance of humidity in the weather as Tekkatte is very near to Arabian Sea. Tekkatte shares its borders with Bhatkal and Hosanagara Taluka in north and with Udupi and Kartal Taluka in South. Cities near Tekkatte are Kota, Udupi, Karkala, and Mudbidri.
Places to Stay
Jewel Park Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Sharada International (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Mookambika Palace (Tariff – Rs. 1000) are some good budget hotels available near Tekkatte.
Tulu is the main language spoken in Tekkatte.
The Ugadi festival in March- April, is celebrated all over the state as the Kannada New Year.
Places of Interest
Maravanthe (22 km), Kodachaadri (22 km), Udupi (27 km), and Kollur (40 km) are some places of interest near Tekkatte.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Tekkatte city is Bajpe Airport, located 76 km from Tekkatte.
Kundapura Railway Station is the nearest railway stations, located at a distance of 8 km from Tekkatte. Mangalore Railway Station is the nearest major railway station, 87 km from Tekkatte.
Tekkatte is well connected to Kundapur and Bhatkal by road. Durgamba Motors, Regal Tourist and Sea Bird Tourist Centre are some of the best private bus operators that ply on this route. When you are booking a bus ticket online, check out for the numerous offers that several bus booking websites give from time to time.