Haladi, also spelled as Halady is a small village situated in Kundapura taluk, in Udupi district in the state of Karnataka in India. It comes under Halady Panchayat and belongs to Mysore division. It is located 22 km from centre of Kundapura and 33 km north of the district headquarters, Udupi. The state capital is 345 km away from the village. The total population of Haladi is 2,974 with males numbering 1,419 and females, 1,555 of the total number.
Places to Stay
Hotel Shri Krishna Residency (Tariff - 600 onwards), Durga International Hotel (Tariff - 2500 onwards) and Triveni Hotel (Tariff 800 onwards) are some of the hotels in the Udupi District.
Tulu, Kannada, Konkani and Beary Bashe are the main languages spoken in Haladi.
The annual fair is conducted and celebrated every year at Marlu Chikku Daivastana and Lakshmimarasimha attracting many people from all the neighbouring cities and towns.
Places to Interest
Durgaparameswari Temple, LakshmiNarasimha Temple, Mudoori Temple, Marlu Chikku Daivastana and Virahi River are some of the places of Interest in Haladi.
How to Get There
There are no airports in Haladi, however the nearest airport to Haladi is Bajpe Airport (76 km away).
The major railway station near Haladi is the Mangalore Railway Station which is 88 km away from the village.
There are regular buses travelling to and from cities like Mangalore, Bangalore, Shimoga, etc to Haladi Bus Stand. Bus operators such as SRS Travels provide excellent bus services to Haladi. Get Volvo bus ticket booking to anywhere in India by logging on to TicketGoose.com, a leading bus booking website.
A city located in the Davanagere District of Karnataka, Harihar is famous for the Harihareshwara temple. Geographically located in the centre of the state, Harihar is on the banks of the Tungabhadra River. The National Highway 4 (Puna – Bangalore) passes via this city. Harihar serves as a major industrial base as a large number of industries are headquartered here.
Places to Stay
There are not many hotels in Harihar. Tourists’ visiting the place can stay at the Shantappa Hotel, Nandini Deluxe Lodge and Ambica Lodge that offer rooms from Rs.500 onwards.
Ugadi, Sankranthi, Christmas and Ramzan are celebrated here. The annual Car Festival at the temple is a grandly celebrated
Kannada is the Local Language here.
Places to Visit
Places to visit within a kilometre of the bus stand are the Harihareshwara Temple, Sree Parvathi Temple, the Omkar Math and the Mother Mary's Church. The Hazarat Chaman Shah Wali Dargha is located 6kms away, while the Ranibennur Blackbuck Sanctuary is located about 20kms away.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Hubli (131kms)
Harihar has its own Railway Station
The Harihar Bus Station runs regular bus service that connects the place to neighbouring towns. There are a great number of private bus operators like Mahesh Travels, Vijayanand Roadlines, Durgamba travels, SRE travels and Latha Tours and Travels that run regular buses to and from the town. Log on to Ticketgoose.com and get bus booking online to over 4,000 destinations across the country.