Aversa is a village that is based in Ankola, Karnataka. This village belongs to the Belgaum division and is located about 23 km away from Karwar. Ankola lies 7 km away from Aversa and Bangalore city is at a distance of approximately 475 km away. Aversa lies close to the Arabian Sea and thus the weather is humid all the year round. Some of the cities near Aversa are Sirsi, Cacora, Karwar and Madgaon.
Places to Stay
There are a few lodges and homestays in Aversa. For budget-friendly and luxury hotels, Ankola (7 km from Aversa) is a good place to look at. Some of the popular hotels in Ankola include Hotel Shantisagar (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel Azad (Tariff – Rs. 800.)
The official language of Aversa is Kannada. English, Konkani and Marathi are also spoken here.
Some of the festivals that are celebrated in Aversa include Bandihabba (May), Christmas (December) and Diwali (November.)
Places of Interest
Some of the popular tourist attractions around Aversa include Karwar (20 km), Gokarna (21 km), Devbagh (25 km) and Yana (38 km.)
How to Get There
The Dabolim airport is the airport nearest to Aversa. It is located about 80 km away.
The railway station nearest to Aversa is the Harwada railway station. It is based at a distance of 3 km from Aversa.
Aversa is well-connected to other cities by buses. Some of the best bus operators in this area are considered to be SRS Travels and Kallada Travels. Avail your bus ticket through online bus booking site and get a discount on your ticket.
Bangalore, also known as Bengaluru, is often referred to as the ‘Garden City’ because of the numerous parks and gardens that dot the localities of the city. It is also considered as a major information technology (IT) hub of the country and thus called the ‘Silicon Valley of India’. Kempe Gowda, a feudal ruler affiliated to the Vijayanagara kingdom, first established a mud fort, which turned out to be the foundation of the present day city. The city passed through a myriad of rulers ranging from the Marathas, Mughals and Mysore rulers before becoming a part of independent India.
Budget Hotels in Bangalore
There are a couple of good budget hotels in the city. Some of the options which are worth a try are Suntrupthi Residency (Tariff – Rs. 950), Citizen Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 850), The Royal Nest (Tariff – Rs. 900), Vijaya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 900) and others.
The official language of Bangalore is Kannada. Hindi, English, Telugu and Tamil are also understood and widely spoken.
Events in Bangalore
The important festivals of the area are Pongal in January, Karaga in April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Diwali in October-November, the fasting month of Ramadan, the two Eid(s), Easter and Christmas.
Places to See in Bangalore
Some of the places worth trying out in Bangalore are Bangalore Palace, Lal Bagh, Cubbon Park, Bannerghatta National Park,Vidhana Soudha, Seshadari Iyer Memorial, Tipu Sultan’s Palace, Bull Temple, ISKCON Hare Krishna Temple, Meenakshi Sundaram Temple, Holy Trinity Church and St. Mary’s Basilica. Wonderla Amusement Park at a distance of 28 km is popular with youngsters and children looking for a break on weekends.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Kempegowda International Airport at a distance of 36 km.
Bangalore City Junction Railway Station is the major railway station in the city.
There is bus service running from almost everywhere in south India to Bangalore city. State transport buses as well as private operators ply their buses to and fro the city. SRS Travels, Kallada Travels and SRM, Travels are some of the major operators in the city as well as the region. Do away with standing in ticket counters and opt for online bus reservation facility instead.