Honnemardu tourism near Shimoga district Karnataka for adventure and trekking

Honnemardu is one of the beautiful place located at Shimoga district, central region of Karnataka. Below I have give sight seeking, tourist attractions, how to reach, hotels and best season in Honnemardu.

Honnemardu - It is located at the central part of Karntaka and is 392 kilometers away from Bangalore city. It is a small village located on the slope of the hill. There is also a reservoir near this village known as Honnemardu reservoir. It is one of the unseen tourist place in Karnataka. Foreign tourists visit this place regularly than Indians. Honnemardu is very suitable for the person who like adventure and water sports.

Sight seeing in Honnemardu

There are many tourist places in and around Honnemardu and below I have listed them.

1. Keladi – It is a temple city near Honnemardu. Here you can visit places like religious, museums and galleries. Ancient Shivan temple in this region is very popular.

2. Sagara – Most of the people like to visit pilgrimage like Marikamba Temple and Mahaganapati Temple in Sagara. This is most attractive place in this region.

3. Gademane – It is a small village near Honnemardu. Here you can get Chitara art works. This art works is created by the people who stay in this village. This village celebrate many festivals during auspicious days by decorating their walls. This is the best place for art students and they can collect numerous ancient art from this place.

4. Ikkeri – The word 'Ikkeri' in Kannada refers to 'Two Streets'. It is a archeological place and the main attraction in this region is Aghoresvara temple, its fully constructed using granite. The archeology style reflects the workings of Dravida, Chalukyas, Hoysalas and Vijayanagara. The walls of this temple has complicated carvings and sculpture.

Tourist spot near Honnemardu

There are many famous tourist place nearby Honnemardu, they are.
Jog falls – 25 KM
Sirsi falls – 60 KM
Sonda (Lord Trivikrama temple) – 82 KM
Siddapur (Burude waterfall) – 97 KM

How to reach

Shimoga is the nearest railway station to Honnemardu. It is possible to travel from Banglore and it is the nearest Airport.

Season in Honnemardu - The best season time to visit Honnemardu is autumn (June to August). The temprature drops even to 0 degree celcius at the month of November to January.


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