Muliyar is a small village located near the coastal region in kerala’s Kasaragod district. Its district headquarters is 17 km away and its capital city, Thiruvananthapuram, is 574 km from here. Some of the nearby cities include Mangalore, Kasaragod, Puttur and Kanhangad. Surrounding areas that border this village are Puttur, Kanhangad, Nileshwar and Sulya.
Places to Stay
Muliyar does not have good hotels for tourists. There are budget hotels in Kasaragod. Some of them are Hotel Speedway Inn (Tariff – Rs.335), Century Park Lodge (Tariff – Rs.344) and Hotel Apsara Regency (Tariff – Rs.530).
The official language spoken in Muliyar is Malayalam.
The important festivals in Muliyar are Maha Shivratri in February, Vishu in April and Onam in September.
Places of Interest
There are many places of tourist attractions in Muliyar, these include, beaches, forests and parks. Some of them are Bekal Fort and Bekal Beach (26 km), Kasaragod (17 km), Chembirika Beach (23 km) and Pushpagiri Reserve (37 km) away from Muliyar.
How to Get There
The nearest airport, Bajpe Airport, is located 75 km away from Muliyar.
There is no railway station in this village. Kasaragod Railway Station is the nearest railway station, which is located 17.3 km away from Muliyar.
Muliyar is well connected by a network of buses from nearby cities. There are private bus operators that run buses from Bangalore to Muliyar. While booking your tickets online look out for those bus booking sites that offer the cheapest bus tickets.
Bangalore, also known as Bengaluru, is often referred to as the ‘Garden City’ because of the numerous parks and gardens that dot the localities of the city. It is also considered as a major information technology (IT) hub of the country and thus called the ‘Silicon Valley of India’. Kempe Gowda, a feudal ruler affiliated to the Vijayanagara kingdom, first established a mud fort, which turned out to be the foundation of the present day city. The city passed through a myriad of rulers ranging from the Marathas, Mughals and Mysore rulers before becoming a part of independent India.
Budget Hotels in Bangalore
There are a couple of good budget hotels in the city. Some of the options which are worth a try are Suntrupthi Residency (Tariff – Rs. 950), Citizen Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 850), The Royal Nest (Tariff – Rs. 900), Vijaya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 900) and others.
The official language of Bangalore is Kannada. Hindi, English, Telugu and Tamil are also understood and widely spoken.
Events in Bangalore
The important festivals of the area are Pongal in January, Karaga in April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Diwali in October-November, the fasting month of Ramadan, the two Eid(s), Easter and Christmas.
Places to See in Bangalore
Some of the places worth trying out in Bangalore are Bangalore Palace, Lal Bagh, Cubbon Park, Bannerghatta National Park,Vidhana Soudha, Seshadari Iyer Memorial, Tipu Sultan’s Palace, Bull Temple, ISKCON Hare Krishna Temple, Meenakshi Sundaram Temple, Holy Trinity Church and St. Mary’s Basilica. Wonderla Amusement Park at a distance of 28 km is popular with youngsters and children looking for a break on weekends.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Kempegowda International Airport at a distance of 36 km.
Bangalore City Junction Railway Station is the major railway station in the city.
There is bus service running from almost everywhere in south India to Bangalore city. State transport buses as well as private operators ply their buses to and fro the city. SRS Travels, Kallada Travels and SRM, Travels are some of the major operators in the city as well as the region. Do away with standing in ticket counters and opt for online bus reservation facility instead.