49 Places to Visit Near Kotturu

More
1/50

Davanagere

35 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Davanagere

Best Time: October-March

Situated in the core of the state of Karnataka, Davangere lies on National Highway 4, which is also connected with all the neighboring cities. Legends have it that the city of Davanagere or Davangere was established when one of the Chalukya rulers made a pitstop here while on his voyage. The area came to be known as Danivina Kere signifying "lake for the parched people". Afterward, the name changed into Davanagere. Be that as it may, there are no lake o...

Davanagere Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu
2/50

Shimoga (Shivamogga)

120 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Shimoga (Shivamogga)

Best Time: July-January

Shimoga, situated in the territory of Karnataka is a genuine pearl of nature and picturesque landscape. Shimoga is a nature's blessing, spread with cascades, charming characteristic view of slopes, thick timberlands, verdure and fauna, strongholds, influencing palms and bottomless paddy fields make for beautiful districts. With five noteworthy waterways moving through the region, the Shimoga locale is exceptionally fruitful and is known as the bread cra...

Shimoga (Shivamogga) Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu
3/50

Hampi

134 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Hampi

Best Time: September to February

Hampi is a destination earmarked for every backpacker's trail and has been a flourishing tourist spot. All this is for good reason since Hampi is considered as a prestigious heritage spot and is even recognized by the UNESCO World Heritage site. There is something truly magical about this place that is tough to pinpoint. Maybe it is the landscape composed of surreal boulders, interspersed with lush paddy fields, and juxtaposed with the ancient ruins of ...

Hampi Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu
4/50

Kemmanagundi

153 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Kemmanagundi

Best Time: September-February

Sophisticated beauty with elegance in its every wake and well maintained natural surroundings makes Kemmanagundi the hill station of your dreams. Lying in Tarikere Taluk of Chikkamagaluru district of Karnataka, this beautiful hill station was once the summer palace of the Maharaja of Mysore Sri Krishnarajendra Giridhama, hence also giving the hill station its name of Sri Krishnarajendra Hill Station in honor of his highness. The hill station is surround...

Kemmanagundi Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu
5/50

Chikmagalur

185 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Chikmagalur

Best Time: Throughout the year

Chikmagalur (literally means The Land of Younger Daughter) is one of the most popular hill stations in Karnataka. It is known for its vast coffee plantations and in fact is the first place in India to cultivate coffee. Chikmagalur is a popular weekend getaway from Bangalore as it is just 240km ( can be covered in about 3-4 hours ) away. It is in the foothills of Mullayanagiri range. Sightseeing includes Bhadra Wildlife sanctuary which is a tiger reserve...

Chikmagalur Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu
6/50

Honnemaradu

193 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Honnemaradu

Best Time: October - December, March - April

Honnemaradu is a small village, situated on the backwaters of the river Sharavathi. It derives its name from the 'Honne' tree. However, its name translates to 'Golden Lake'. Its main highlight is the Honnemaradu Reservoir, which also has a small island in the middle. Being such an ideal spot, it attracts a lot of campers, especially from the nearby places, as still a lot of people outside Karnataka don't know about the existence of this place.  Honnema...

Honnemaradu Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu
7/50

Halebidu

193 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Halebidu

Best Time: October to February

A small town in the Hassan district of Karnataka, listed as a World Heritage Center, Halebidu is a gem of Indian architecture.This city with a glorious past is known for its temples, shrines and sculptures. Once the glorified royal capital of the Hoysala kingdom, this city is now in ruins and yet a major tourist attraction. The ruined Hoysaleswara Temple, the glorious idol of Nandi Vahana, the open air museum, the dancing girl statues and the 18 feet T...

Halebidu Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu
8/50

Jog Falls

200 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Jog Falls

Best Time: June-September

Popular as one of the highest waterfalls in India, Jog Falls is located in Karnataka and is a major tourist destination. Falling at a drop height of 253 meters, it is one of the most majestic falls that is created on Sharavathi River, in the Shimoga district of Karnataka. The Sharavathi River originates at Ambuthirtha in Thirthahalli taluka, and then flows north-west through the Western Ghats. The river then falls forming the Jog Falls before joining th...

Jog Falls Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu
9/50

Sringeri

208 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Sringeri

Best Time: October to March 

Snuggled on the banks of river Tunga, Sringeri also named Sri Kshetra Shringeri is a hill town positioned in Chikkamagluru district in the state of Karnataka. The place is home to of the very initial Matha called Sringeri Sharada Peetha. The Matha was installed by Adi Shankara who was a prominent Hindu theologian and exponent of the Advaita Vedanta theory, in the 8th century C.E. It is located on the banks of the river Tunga. The title Sringeri is obtai...

Sringeri Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu
10/50

Anantapur

211 kilometres from Kotturu Directions from Kotturu to Anantapur

Best Time: November-January

The region of Anantapur is situated in the western part of Andhra Pradesh. This locale is likewise known by the name of Anantapuram and was before known as 'Anantasagaram', which means an endless ocean'. It got this name as a result of the immense tank present in the middle. The district of Anantapur is a mix of modernization and saved antiquated history as old fortifications and tourist spots. Anantapur is known for its silk enterprises and modern indu...

Anantapur Travel Guide
 tourism - places to visit from Kotturu