October to April is the best time to visit Karnataka. This is a little before the start and after the end of Karnataka's winter season. The weather is moderately cold making it very pleasant to explore the state.
Summers in Karnataka do not get too hot and humid except for its coastal places. This is a good time to experience it's hill stations.
To experience the exotic flora and fauna and the wildlife sanctuaries, the monsoon season between June to September, is a good time.
By Air: Karnataka has seven airports at Bengaluru, Mangaluru, Mysore, Hampi, Hubli, Belgaum, and Bijapur. The Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) at Bengaluru and the Mangalore International Airport are the two international airports.
By Road: Karnataka has a good state highway network and is also well connected to the rest of the country via the national highways. Government run transport (KSRTC) operate intra and inter state buses.
You can also plan to take road trips along the state's scenic coastal route to Mangalore, Udupi, Gokarna or experience the beauty of the hills enroute Coorg or Chikmaglur.
By Rail: All major cities of Karnataka are well connected to other parts of India by railway network. The KSR Bengaluru City Railway Station is one of the most important railway stations. Once can enjoy the Vistadome Coach along the Konkan railway for a one of its kind experience.
Top 5 Things you must take back from your Bengaluru trip
You cannot go back empty handed after visiting the Silicon Valley of India, Bengaluru. From its ancient temples, historical forts and palaces to the new age malls and party areas, there is much to experience in the city. Don't miss picking up some souvenirs for yourself!
Here are five items native to the state that serve as good and pocket friendly gifts for your family and friends and yourself too.
Sandalwood souvenirs are a must buy when visiting the state of Karnataka, the Land of Sandalwood. Don't miss picking up some pure sandalwood products like incense sticks, sandalwood powder, sandalwood garland, sandalwood soaps, pieces of sandalwood, sandalwood soaps, miniature idols and more.
Bright, delightful, fun and thoroughly enjoyable! Some of the words to describe the Channapatna wooden toys that are must buys for friends and family, especially if you have young children. Channapatna is located about 60 km from Bengaluru. You can even plan a trip to see how these toys are made enroute Bengaluru and Mysuru.
The toys are simple and colored with natural vegetable dyes, making them safe for kids to play with.
In addition to toys, you can also pick up some Channapatna wooden keychains, jewellery, home decor and more.
Mysore Silk Sarees
In Karnataka, silk is mainly produced in the Mysore district. A striking feature of the Mysore silk sarees is the bold body colors, the intricate details of the zari that are done in silver and pure gold threads. The soft feel and smooth drape of these sarees make them a must-have in your saree collection.
The Mysore silk sarees are available in traditional as well as contemporary designs. Don't forget to pick one!
One cannot leave Bengaluru without a box of its famous sweet, the Mysore Pak. It is made of gram flour, sugar syrup and generous amount of ghee to give it its texture and taste! It is available in most sweet shops in the city and will definitely keep you asking for more!
Coorg is known for its coffee estates. The coffee from here is shade grown, making it low on acidity and giving it intense depth and flavor. These are reasons enough to take home a pack of coffee powder and maybe add a traditional coffee filter to your shopping basket to savor the amazing flavors back home.
📍ಕೈಟಭೇಶ್ವರ (ಕೋಟೀಶ್ವರ) ದೇವಾಲಯ, ಕುಬತ್ತೂರು (ಕೋಟಿಪುರ). ಸೊರಬ (ತಾಲೂಕು), ಶಿವಮೊಗ್ಗ (ಜಿಲ್ಲೆ).
ಹೊಯ್ಸಳ ದೊರೆ ವಿನಯಾದಿತ್ಯನು ಸುಮಾರು ಕ್ರಿ.ಶ ೧೧೦೦ ರಲ್ಲಿ ಕೈಟಭೇಶ್ವರ (ಕೋಟೀಶ್ವರ) ದೇವಾಲಯವನ್ನು ನಿರ್ಮಿಸಿದನು.
PC : raghuprajju & Dineshkannambadi
To Know More Info: https://karnatakatourism.org/tour-item/shivamogga/
📍 Kemthur, Udupi
Experience the magic of Udupi's Kemthur Hanging Bridge with this breathtaking aerial view!
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📍ಸಾಲಿಗ್ರಾಮ ಕಯಾಕಿಂಗ್ ಪಾಯಿಂಟ್, ಪರಂಪಲ್ಲಿ ಬ್ರಿಡ್ಜ್ ಹತ್ತಿರ, ಉಡುಪಿ (ಜಿಲ್ಲೆ).
ಸಾಹಸಿ ಪ್ರವಾಸಿಗರೇ, ನೈಸರ್ಗಿಕ ತಾಣ ಸಾಲಿಗ್ರಾಮದ ಮ್ಯಾಂಗ್ರೋವ್ ಅರಣ್ಯದ ಮಧ್ಯೆ ಕಯಾಕಿಂಗ್ ಮಾಡುವ ಅದೃಷ್ಟ ನಿಮ್ಮದಾಗಿಸಿಕೊಳ್ಳಿ.
To Know More Info: https://karnatakatourism.org/tour-item/udupi/
#Hampi is known for heritage temples, but there are a few spots with amazing views nearby.
Narihalla river viewpoint is 40kms from Hampi. Calm & still river surrounded by mountains in @KarnatakaWorld
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Badami Caves, in Karnataka, speaks of a glorious past that has left it a rich legacy in the form of carvings, fortresses & cave temples.
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Unfortunately, this township, which is flanked by the Tungabhadra river on one side and the Matanga and Gandhamadana hills on the other, was completely destroyed during the Battle of Talikota in 1565 AD.
#Hampi @KarnatakaWorld @incredibleindia
Breathtaking beauty awaits at Shivanasamudra Waterfalls in Karnataka. The cascading waters and misty landscape offer a refreshing break from the hustle and bustle of city life.
#Shivanasamudra #Waterfalls #Karnataka #onestatemanyworlds
📍ಅಪ್ಸರಕೊಂಡ ಬೀಚ್, ಹೊನ್ನಾವರ, ಉತ್ತರ ಕನ್ನಡ (ಜಿಲ್ಲೆ).
ಪ್ರಶಾಂತ ಮತ್ತು ಏಕಾಂತ ವಾತಾವರಣವಿರುವ ಕಡಲ ತೀರಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಒಂದಾದ ಅಪ್ಸರಕೊಂಡ ಬೀಚ್ ಉತ್ತರ ಕನ್ನಡ ಜಿಲ್ಲೆಯ ಹೊನ್ನಾವರ ಬಳಿ ಇರುವ ಗುಪ್ತ ರತ್ನವಾಗಿದೆ. ಈ ಸ್ಥಳದಲ್ಲಿ ಅಪ್ಸರಕೊಂಡ ಜಲಪಾತದ ನೀರು ಅರೇಬಿಕ್ ಸಮುದ್ರವನ್ನು ಸೇರುವ ಮನಮೋಹಕ ದೃಶ್ಯವನ್ನು ನೀಡುತ್ತದೆ.
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Join us on #NewIndiaYatra as we journey through Karnataka and witness the perfect blend of ancient traditions and modern technology. 🌴🚀
Catch the second episode on Karnataka and explore the rich cultural heritage of this beautiful state! 🎥
The Bandipur road - a beautiful route with lush greenery on both sides of the road and a spectacular morning view. The tall trees, dense forests and the wildlife create a peaceful environment, perfect for a scenic drive.
I shot the Milky Way at a beach near #Malpe, in #Udupi earlier this week.
And then I went to a beach further up North. I was pleasantly surprised. What did I get to photograph there? Look here: https://youtu.be/irEPnwxcJxM
📍ಸೋಮೇಶ್ವರ ದೇವಾಲಯ, ಕೋಲಾರ.
ಶತಮಾನಗಳ ಹಿಂದೆ ದೇವಾಲಯದ ಪರಿಕಲ್ಪನೆಯನ್ನು ತಮ್ಮದೆ ಆದ ಶೈಲಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ಸಾಕಾರಗೊಳಿಸಲು ದೈತ್ಯಾಕಾರದ ಕಲ್ಲುಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಕಲೆಯನ್ನು ಅರಳಿಸಿರುವ ಕುಶಲಕರ್ಮಿಗಳ ವಾಸ್ತುಶಿಲ್ಪದ ಕೌಶಲ್ಯ,
To know more info:https://karnatakatourism.org/tour-item/kolar/
Image Credits: @Dineshkannambadi
Image Credits: @amithnag
A leopard’s personality is secretive and elusive and arguably one of the most beautiful of the entire Panthera genus. At the back of their ears they have black markings which act as a kind of ‘follow me’ sign.🌳
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It’s that time of the year when Bengaluru turns pink!🌸
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