All Bus Operators From Shimoga to Shirdi Package
A city in Shivamogga District in central Karnataka, Shimoga (Shivamogga in Kannada), situated on the banks of the Tunga River is considered "Rice Bowl" of the State. Dotted with paddy fields, arecanut and coconut groves, Shimoga’s location makes it gateway to the hilly regions of the Western Ghats, hence the city is popularly known as "Capital of Malnad". Waterfalls, swaying palms and lush paddy fields make this city one of the most picturesque locations in the state.
Budget Hotels in Shimoga
Shimoga has a wide variety of accommodation options near the bus stand. Some of them are Royal Orchid Central (Tariif-Rs. 2,308), Surya Comforts (2kms from Bus Stand Tariff-Rs. 539) and Hotel Navaratna International (Tariif-Rs. 400).
Kannada is the Local Language here.
Events in Shimoga
Other annual religious festivals, the Marikamba festival is celebrated in Sagar every year and also the Fireflies Festival of Sacred Music.
Places to See in Shimoga
There are great many places near Ssimoga that attracts tourists. The places reasonably close to the bus stand include Shivappa Nayaka Palace (1kms), Gajanur dam (15 kms) and Koodli (15 kms) is the place where the Tungaa and Bhadraa rivers meet.
How to Get There
While Mangalore (180 km) is the nearest airport in the city, Shimoga Airport (Opening Dec 2013) is currently under construction in Sogane (6kms)
Shimoga has its own railway station.
Shimoga Bus Terminal connects the city to other neighbouring regions. Private bus operators like SRE Travels, Varalakshmi Tours & Travels and SRS Travels run regular buses to and from Shimoga. If you are booking bus tickets online through ticketgoose.com you can travel hassle-free to anywhere in India.
About Shirdi Package
Shirdi is one of the most important pilgrimage centers in India. Shirdi is a town in the Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra. It is the home of the great Saint Sai Baba. It is the place where Sai Baba attained Jeeva Samadhi. Shirdi is famous for Sai Baba’s temple that includes Chavadi, Samadhi Mandir, Dwarkamai Masjid and Shani Shignapur.
Here is some of the list of Shirdi Tour Packages offered by Indian Holiday.
- Shirdi Tour with Shani Shingnapur – It is a 3 day and 2-night trip that covers Mumbai, Shirdi, and Shingnapur. Shirdi Sai Baba Temple and Shani Shingnapur Temple are the places that will be covered during the trip.
- Shirdi with Aurangabad – It is a 5 day and 4-night trip that covers Mumbai, Shirdi, and Aurangabad. Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, Shani Shingnapur Temple, Ajanta Cave and Ellora Caves are the places that will be covered in this package.
- Best of Maharashtra – It is an 11 day and 10-night trip that cover Mumbai, Lonavala, Khandala, Matheran, Nashik, Shirdi, and Aurangabad. Gateway of India, Elephanta Caves, Trimurthi Idol, Hanging Gardens, Prince of Wales Museum, Parliament House, Jain Temple, Marine Drive, Karla Cave, Bhaja Cave, Bhushi Dam, Chouk, Panorama, Louisa, Garbut Point and Echo, Sunder Narayan Temple, Sita Gupta Caves, Trimbakeshwar Temple, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, Daulatabad Fort, Deogiri Fortress, Bibi ka Maqbara, Viharas, Kailasa Temple, the Buddhist Vishvakarma Chaitya, Ajanta Cave and Ellora Cave are the places that will be covering during the trip.
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