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Koteshwar, a coastal village in Karnataka’s Udupi district, is well known for its Kotilingeshwara Temple. Some of the nearby cities include Udupi, Karkala, Mudbidri and Kota. This area is famous for its beaches and wildlife reserves. Tourists coming to this village will not run short of places to visit. It receives a lot of rain during the monsoon. If you love the season, you can be in this village to experience the monsoon.
Places to Stay
There are no accommodation facilities in Koteshwar. Tourists to this village can find good budget hotels in Udupi which is 34 km away. A few of the hotels here are Hotel Janardana (Tariff – Rs.751), Hotel Pancharatna Paradise (Tariff – Rs.526), Hotel Swadesh Heritage (Tariff – Rs.586) and Hotel Sharada International (Tariff – Rs.607).
The languages spoken in Koteshwar are Tulu, Konkani and Kannada.
The important festivals here are Sankranti in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Ugadi in March, Ganesh Chaturthi in August-September, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many tourist attractions in and around Koteshwar. These places include Kotilingeshwara Temple (950 m), Beejadi (2 km), Kodi Beach (6 km), Kote Kere (6 km), Gangolii Estuary (8 km), Kundapur Backwater (5 km) and Beejadi Beach (5 km) away from this village.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Mangalore Airport, which is situated 91 km away from Koteshwar.
There is no railway station in Koteshwar. Kundapura Railway Station is the nearest railway station being 6 km away from Koteshwar.
Koteshwar is bustling with buses from nearby cities and towns. Private bus operators such as VRL Travels and Ganesh Tourists run buses daily from Bangalore and Mysore to Koteshwar. Booking a bus ticket in advance will save you a lot of hassle.
Hoskote is located within the Hoskote taluk in the Bangalore (Rural) district of Karnataka. It is a part of the Bangalore Division. It is located 25 km towards the south from district headquarters, Bangalore. Places to Stay
There are a number of well budgeted as well as star hotels in Hoskote city. A few of the reputed and popular hotels are Hotel Empire International (Tariff - Rs. 1200), Pai Comforts Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 2500), Hotel Chancery (Tariff - Rs. 2800).Language
The local language of Hoskote is Kannada. Languages such Konkani, Tulu and Telugu are also spoken.Events
The Karaga along with Avimukteshwara Jatre are celebrated in the April–May every year. The shrines of Nagather Pet Kashivishweshwar, Prasana Rameshwar, Sri Raghavendra Swamy Mutt, Maravva and Venugopala are also located in this village.Places of Interest
Hoskote is an attraction for bird watchers and parasailers. Varadaraja, Avimusskteshwara and Vithoba temples are in close proximity to the old fort area in the city. The Kote Anjaneya Swamy temple is believed to be around 800 years old and is located right in the centre of Hoskote.How to Get There
The nearest major airport is the Bengaluru International airport which is about 10 km away from Hoskote.
Bangalore City Junction railway station is the major railway station which is situated at a distance of 30 km from Hoskote. The Whitefield railway station is the nearest to Hoskote.
There are daily bus services from Bangalore, Mangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Malur, Vijayapura , Sidlaghatta and other nearby cities. Some of the operators here are Durgamba Motors, Sugama Tourists, Maruti Tours and Travels. Opt for online bus ticket booking
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