Kerwadi, a village on the banks of River Kali is located in Karnataka’s Uttar Kannada district. State Highway 6 passes through this village. There are wonderful tourist attractions around this area such as reservoirs, parks and dams. A few of the neighbouring cities include Curchorem Cacora, Karwar, Margao and Madgaon.
Places to Stay
Kerwadi provides good budget hotels for tourists in this area. Some of these hotels are Subhadra Hotel (Tariff – Rs.448), Hotel Bhadra New Block (Tariff – Rs.657) and Roundcube Palolem (Tariff – Rs.935).
The official languages spoken in Kerwadi are Kannada, Marathi, Konkani and Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated in Kerwadi are Makar Sankranti in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Ugadi in March, Ganesh Chaturthi in August-September, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many tourist destinations around Kerwadi. These places are Kadra Dam (10 km), Siddar (16 km), Kadwad (27 km), Hankon Dam (35 km) and Kali River Estuary View Point (38 km) away from Kerwadi.
How to Get There
Goa International Airport is the nearest airport being 129 km away from Kerwadi.
There is no railway station in Kerwadi. The nearest railway station is the Karwar Railway Station, which is located 27 km away from this area.
Numerous buses run to and fro nearby cities and towns. There are daily Volvo A/C buses run by private bus operators to Kerwadi for the comfort of the travellers. You can book your tickets online through Ticketgoose.com, a good bus booking site.