Located on the border of the Kasaragod and Dakshin Kannad Districts of Kerala, Pathur is located 28 km from the district headquarters at Kasaragod. Due to its proximity to the Arabian Sea, the region witnesses a humid climate and plenty of rainfall during monsoons. Mangalore, Kasaragod, Puttur and Mudbidri are the cities near Pathur.
Places to Stay
There are no good accommodation options available in Pathur. So tourists are advised to stay in Mangalore. Some of the hotels in Mangalore are Hotel Hindustan (Tariff – Rs 500) and Hotel Suman Residency (Tariff – Rs 1100).
The official language of Pathur is Malayalam. The other languages spoken here are Tulu and Hindi.
Pongal is celebrated with great fervour here in Pathur.
Places of Interest
Some tourist spots in and around Pathur are Mangalore (19 km from Pathur), Bekal (40 km from Pathur), Udupi (78 km from Pathur) among others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Pathur is Bajpe Airport, which is 30 km away.
The nearest major railway station from Pathur is Mangalore Junction, which is 18 km away.
Pathur has a bus stand of its own with buses plying to nearby places. It is mostly Kerala state run buses which ply on this route. Make use of the bus ticket coupon when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com’s mobile apps.