Haluvalli is a small village in the South Indian state of Karnataka. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Udupi at a distance of 29 km south-west. Those with an enthusiasm for South Indian culture, cuisine, temples and the sea can head to this area. The Arabian Sea coast also lies at a distance of 20 km west.
Places to Stay
The nearest accessible place available for a stay at night is Udupi. Some of the budget hotels worth giving a try are Ayodhya Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Mahima Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Metropolis Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Swathi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800) and others.
The official language of the area is Kannada.
The important festivals of the region are Ugadi in March-April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
In every literal sense, where ever you ride on to towards the Arabian Sea coast, it is picturesque and beautiful. Some of the beaches which are worth a visit are Padukere Beach (30 km away), the breath-taking estuary-cum-beach called Bengre Kemmannu (33 km away) and Beejadi Beach (35 km away).
How to Get There
Bajpe Airport in Bangalore is the nearest airport at a distance of 84 km.
The Udupi Railway Station located 30 km away is the closest major railway station to the town.
Direct buses as well as via buses to the town are available from nearby towns and cities as the town has a lot of significance in the national arena for its beaches. It is mostly state-transport buses which cater to the needs of people. Private operators like SRS Travels have also slowly joined the race.If you are booking bus tickets online check out for discount codes at Ticketgoose.com.