Uppinangadi also referred to as "Dakshina Kashi" is a small town of the state of Karnataka. This place lies at the confluence of the Kumaradhara and Nethravati River. An important business hub and agriculture center, Uppinangadi is known for its soft drinks.
Places to Stay
There are a few hotels such as Pooja Hotel and Hotel Aditya that offer affordable accommodation. However, it's usually more useful to have a local contact or find a tour operator to organize it for you.
The major event in Uppinangadi is the annual confluence of its two rivers. This event occurs during the rainy season.
Kannada is the local language spoken in Goa. English is commonly understood.
Places to Visit
Uppinangadi has a beautiful temple on the banks of its rivers. The confluence of the rivers is another place of interest.
How to Get There
Mangalore is the closest airport that offers connection to Bangalore. International flight can be accessed from Bangalore International Airport.
Puttur railway station located about 15 km away is closest to Uppinangadi. Train connection to Mangalore can be accessed from Puttur railway station.
Uppinangadi lies on NH 48 which connects Mangalore and Bangalore. Buses connect Uppinangadi to both these centres through which other major cities can be accessed. KSRTC, VRL and SRS Travels offer quality service. You can now get bus tickets from several bus booking portals like Ticketgoose.com.