Posts for Karnataka Category

Bidar Tourism Guide

Explore, India, Karnataka - GoroadTrip - May 14, 2018

Bidar lies on the Deccan Plateau in the northeastern part of Karnataka; it is the headquarters of Bidar District, which borders Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh and is Karnataka’s northernmost district. Thanks to its location it is also known as the ‘crown’ of Karnataka. Continue Reading

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Karnataka Tourism Guide

Explore, Karnataka - GoroadTrip - May 10, 2018

Karnataka, originally known as the State of Mysore, was renamed Karnataka in 1973. This land, blessed with numerous fascinating aspects, is the eighth largest state of India. It is the land of the Kannadigas, Tuluvas, Konkanis and the Kodava. A part of India, through which the grand rivers like the Krishna and its tributaries in the north; Kaveri (Cauvery) with its tributaries in the south, shape this timeless charming state. Karnataka has been endowed with ageless monuments, world heritage sites, lush green forests, amazing wildlife, spectacular waterfalls, romantic hill stations, timeless temples, pristine beaches, exhilarating adventure sports and vibrant art and culture. It leaves you spellbound, as you traverse through the length and breadth of Karnataka. The state forms a part of the Deccan Plateau. It shares its borders with the Arabian Sea in the west, Maharashtra in the north, Kerala in the southwest, Goa in the northwest, Tamil Nadu to the southeast and Andhra Pradesh to the east. Dubbed as the capital of information and technology, its capital Bangalore (Bengaluru) is the largest city of this state. Continue Reading

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Hubli Tourism Guide

Explore, Karnataka - GoroadTrip - April 16, 2018

Hubli is a major city in Dharwad district in Karnataka and is a popular transit point for travelers who are heading to Hampi and other tourist destinations. The city has many star hotels providing comfortable and clean accommodation. So it’s a convenient place to take a break and stop over at Hubli. The town per se has limited value to offer tourists but surrounding Hubli are many fabulous places, the most famous being the historic town of Hampi. Continue Reading

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Karwar Tourism Guide

Explore, Karnataka - GoroadTrip - April 11, 2018

Karwar (called Kadwad in the past), is a seaside port town located on the banks of River Kali. It is the administrative headquarter of Uttara Kannada District of Karnataka in South India. This is a beautiful destination not only famous for its beaches but also its wonderful pilgrimage centers, its charming port and the proud naval base of Indian Navy. Continue Reading

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Srirangapatna Tourism Guide

Explore, Karnataka - GoroadTrip - April 7, 2018

Srirangapatna (Srirangapatnam), the egg-shaped island town, is rapidly gaining credit as a popular tourist destination. This is thanks to its distinctive culture and historical importance. Srirangapatna is a tourist’s delight and culture and history buffs will thoroughly enjoy the many sights this historic town has to offer including temples, forts and palaces with a rich legacy. Continue Reading

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