A town in Koppal district of Karnataka, Karatagi is one of the most important commercial centres in the district. The Tungabhadra canal is located close to this town. Karatagi is famous for its rice mills, and there are many located in and around thistown.Situated on the State Highway 19, between Gangavathi and Sindhanur, the town is well-connected by road to all the major cities in the state.
Places to Stay
There are not many hotels to stay in Karatagi. Tourists visiting the place can stay at Hotel Satkar, Hotel Sarvesh and Hotel Brindavan in Gangavathithat offers rooms from Rs.500 onwards.
The annual religious festivals like Diwali, Ramzan, Christmas and Dussehra are celebrated here.
Kannadais the main language spoken in this town.
Places to Visit
The Thaiamma Temple (8kms) located on north side of the town is a place to visit here.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Hubli (191kms).
The nearest railways station is at Koppa.
KaratagiBus Stand runs regular bus service to neighbouring towns and villages. There are a great number of bus operators like VRL Travels and Meenakshi Travelsthat offer travellers regular bus services to and from the town. Travellers can make use of online bus tickets booking facility provided by a number of travel websites.