Sirwar also spelled as Sirawara is a town in the Manvi taluk of Raichur district in Karnataka. Karnataka State highway 20 also called (Raichur-Bagalakote Road) passes through Sirwar. Sirwar is 36 kms from the district headquarter Raichur, and 422 kms from Bangalore. It is one of the fastest growing towns in Karnataka and is famous for Paddy (Sona Mossurie rice). It is also famous for the litchi fruit.
Places to stay
Good hotels are available in Raichur (36 kms). Some of them are Eac Kubera Palace Hotel (Tariff Rs. 500- Rs.1000), Slv Tourist Lodge (Tariff Rs. 500- Rs.1000) and Siddharth Hotel (Tariff Rs. 500- Rs.1000).
Kannada is the official Language of Sirwar.
All the prominent India festivals are celebrated Sirwar. A bull racing event is held during Kara-Hunime (June).
Places to Visit
There are few historical places and temples to see in Sirwar. Some of them are Bayalu hanuman temple, Sajjalagudda Sharnamma Ashram Matt, Ora Bhavi and Eshawar Temple.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Bellary airport (113kms). The nearest international airport is the Rajiv Gandhi International airport in Hyderabad (190 kms).
Bellary Junction railway station is the nearest major railway station (128 kms) to Sirwar.
The best bus operator that offers a good experience for passengers traveling to Sirwar is VRL Travels. Travel websites provide several bus booking offer that will help you save money.