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  • Resorts in Sakleshpur are more of comfort, fun, and entertainment. Homing to a vast array of affordable to luxurious resorts, Sakleshpur offers the most tranquil place to stay. Staff at these resorts never fall short of staying punctual to their guest service.

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    No sooner you check-in at any of these resorts, you are firstly served with your favorite drink as a complimentary service from the resort. Travelers often flock together with their families, friends, or close relative to beat the summer heat at these pristine resorts.

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    Whether you arrive with a planned Sakleshpur itinerary or not, you can hire a tour guide assistance here to introduce you with the Sakleshpur beauty. Well furnished rooms here at these
    Sakleshpur resorts are equipped with all the latest and high-tech modern amenities. They do not limit their services here itself.

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    To rejuvenate each of their guests, the staff at these resorts indulge themselves in a wide array of indoor and outdoor activities.  Every resort here is surrounded by a rolling lush green tract to soothe you with a cold breeze. At some resorts, you can begin your day with a refreshing coffee as they lie juxtaposed to vastly stretched coffee plantations and estates.

    Here are some of the best resorts in Sakleshpur:

  • 01Jenukallu Resort

    Jenukallu Resort

    JenuKallu Valley Retreat is one of the amazing resorts in Sakleshpur and is found close to the foothills of Jenukallu Mountain offering you with a stunning view of the mountain and its ranges.  Sip a cup of tea as you enjoy the scenic view of your surrounding from the balcony. Drift away as you enjoy the exotic surroundings - the spectacular mountain backdrop, lush green coffee plantation, unspoilt wilderness, surging waterfalls, and amazing sunsets.

    Stroll through the garden and listen to the sound of the birds chirping which will definitely make your evening special. It is said that the even the air here carries the unique perfumed with the enticing scents of coffee, pepper, cardamom and jungle flowers.

    Amenities: The resort is equipped with all the state of art facilities for day to day use. The Camps/Tents are spacious and secured pitched on well-prepared ground. There are also 24 hours running hot and cold water facilities.

    Location: Jenukallu Resort Athibeedu, Devaladakere Post, Hassan, Sakleshpur, Karnataka 577119.

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  • 02The Hills Resort

    The Hills Resort

    The Hills resort in Sakleshpur is a 10 cottage, settled in the foothills of the Western Ghats enlivens every one of the pictures of tall mountains, touching mists and lavish greenery. This is one of the great places to stay in Shakleshpur.

    As we hear the name Western ghats, the things that strikes a chord are pictures of tall mountains wrapped in fog, the mists hanging at touching separation, tremendous tracts of greenery, with barely a spirit to be seen, perpetual field of espresso domains, extremely old sanctuary on the highest point of a mountain, desolate sheep getting a charge out of the grass in the warm daylight. A visit to The Hills is something which you should not miss this time. 

    Amenities: The cottages are equipped with air conditioning room, a fan and a TV. En suite bathrooms are equipped with a shower.The resort also provides laundry services and a 24-hour front desk.

    Location: Nelagalli Village, Hanbal Hobli, Sakleshpur, Karnataka 577132
  • 03Eka Resorts

    Eka Resorts

    If nature is pulling at your heartstrings, Sakleshpur is the place you should head, and keeping in mind that here, the Eka Resorts in Sakleshpur is the place you should camp. For being concealed in the advantage of comfortable independent houses and encompassed by the homesteading homestead way of life is a fine method for noting the call. Here, naturally developed clove and pepper estates renew your faculties, lively red espresso berries add shading to your life and exercises guarantee there's always exciting things to do in Sakleshpur.

    Return to the wondrous purity of your adolescence when your brain and body celebrate its quality and imperativeness. Toss a ball, take a swim, fly a kite, get a fish, and dream by a shining fireside at nightfall. Spend some time enjoying the beauty of nature while you witness the beauty of the regions.

    Amenities: Satellite TV, direct dial telephone connectivity, electronic safe, tea/coffee maker, well stocked mini bar, in room dining services, non smoking room, round the clock supply of hot water, power backup, DVD player on request, interconnecting rooms, private axis to the library and private BBQ arrangements for the couples.

    Location: Ekka Resort is located at Hallibyle Village, Hethur Post, Sakleshpur Taluq, Hassan, Karnataka 573201
  • 04Kadumakki Resort

    Kadumakki Resort

    Kadumakki Resort is heaven to relax while gazing at the wonders of surrounding nature. As soon as you step into its premises, you will feel emotionally bound to their customs and traditions. The staff here offers a heart-warming hospitality servicing to all their guests.

    Standing at a distance of around 18 km from Sakleshpur, Kadumakki Resort provides a wide array of services and activities. They have deluxe rooms, deluxe tents, and deluxe dormitories for their guests.

    The ambience of each room is intricately carved and reflects an ethnic design to indulge its guests for a longer haul. The total count of all the cottages is around 10 with sensuous nature approximately.

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    onference rooms, dine-in centres, group activities areas, parking facility, laundry service, medical assistance on call, help desk assistance, travel and safari assistance. The staff of Kadumakki Resort organizes hiking, camping, nature walks, bird watching, jeep driving, Burma loops, river crossing, zip line, volleyballs, plantation walking, visits to the organic farm, and other indoor activities.

     Agani Road, Hanbal Post, Taluk, Sakleshpur, Karnataka 573165

  • 05Swastha Resort

    Swastha Resort

    If you are in search of solitude, Swastha Resort is a perfect amongst the Sakleshpur resorts. It has a villa which has around 3-bedrooms and a 2-family room-based cottage. Both the villa and cottage can accommodate about 15 to 20 people at a time.

    Every single room here contains mod-con facilities and is surrounded by abundant natural meadows, hills, rivers, estates, and many more perfect places. The cuisine it offers reflects the local taste of Sakleshpur.

    The staff here is eco-friendly and works dedicatedly towards ensuring 100 percent customer satisfaction. If you crave for to free your legs with a walk, stroll around either of coffee or cardamom plantation.

    Swimming pool, kitchen, parking zone, both audio as well as visual equipment, television. Activities offered at this place are inclusive of hiking, nature walks, and trekking.

    Byakaravalli Village, Taluk, Sakleshpur, Karnataka 573134

  • 06Navilubetta Resort

    Navilubetta Resort
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    Another resorts in Sakleshpur which guarantees you with the most amazing and comfortable stay at Sakleshpur is the Navilubetta Resort. Navilubetta resort is among the must places to stay in Sakleshpur and is settled in a Coffee estate along the Western Ghats of Karnataka, over the outskirt of Chikmagalur and Sakleshpur. The region is rich in picturesque amazements with Hills, excellent valleys, water streams, coffee estate etc. The whole region brightens up during the time of Monsoon.

    Spend some time lazing around your room enjoying the beauty of the whole region or head out for a walk to the coffee plantations nearby. The snow-white fog covering the mountain valleys amid mornings and nights adds to the overwhelming excellence of the place. The magnificence and peacefulness of this place call for an impeccable getaway away from the hustle and bustle of daily life.

    Amenities: The cottages here are equipped with all the state of art facilities. The cottage has 4 individual basic bedrooms with attach bathrooms. The duplex house is well nestled in the valleys of the lush green coffee plantation which has small spring water streams. 

    Location: Navilubetta Resort is located in the Western Ghats across the border of  Chikmagalur & Sakleshpur.
  • 07Mekanagadde Resort

    Mekanagadde Resort
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    Mekanagadde Resort offers you the comfort you feel at your home and with your close circle. It is a traditional form of homestay nestling amidst Sakleshpur and Chikmagalur. The surrounding is all over covered by vast cultivable land and coffee estates.

    The homestays here are quite spacious and with advanced facilities to take care of your daily requirements. The real flavour of Malnad cuisines is a sure thing to find here as the resort homes to some local chefs with a brilliant professional dedication. This resort is reckoned for a comfortable stay and best hospitality servicing.

    Amenities: Coffee maker, fridge, fireplace, free car parking service, television, pets allowance, play place. This resort organises quite a lot of activities such as sightseeing, trekking, waterfall visits, walking through the coffee estates, campfires, indoor as well as outdoor games.

    Mekanagadde Post, Mudigere Taluk, Chikmagalur, Karnataka 577132

  • 08Mookanana Resort

    Mookanana Resort
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    Amongst all the Resorts in Sakleshpur, Mookanana Resort stands unique with it being located along the foothills of Western Ghats. This fabulous resort resembles a pristine paradise when gazed from a distance and is enveloped with mist-milk clouds all over.

    You can literally feel that the clouds visit you early morning to hug your warmly. Spread all around is a beautiful coffee estate. So, this place turns out to be coffee heaven for all coffee-loving freaks. You can either pre-book your stay at classy or contemporary Swiss Cottage or regular cottage.

    Amenities: Free Wi-Fi connectivity, outdoor pool, free private car parking, complimentary breakfast, air conditioning, laundry servicing, business center, room servicing, restaurants, spa and fitness training centers, bars, airport shuttle services.

    Hongadahalla Village, Hettur Hobli, Taluk, Sakleshpur, Karnataka 573134

  • 09Machaan Resort

    Machaan Resort

    Standing at a distance of around 230 km from Bangalore and approximately 100 km from Mysore, Machaan Resort is a perfect place to accommodate yourself within. This resort is tucked in the middle of a vastly spread coffee estate, and hence, you can easily sense their eco-friendly working ethics.

    Rooms here are designed to offer a great view of the surrounding beauty and have a rustic interior and a modernized bathroom with all toilet amenities. This resort provides you with multi-level cabin rooms having separate entrances to view neighboring landscape through different viewpoints.

    In-house restaurant offering a wide array of South Indian dishes, library lounge, bonfire, toiletries, free Wi-Fi connectivity, and many other things to do.

    Devaladakere Hanbal, Sakleshpur, Karnataka 573165

  • 10The Kaduhithlu Resort

    The Kaduhithlu Resort

    Residing at Saalugudda’s foothills, The Kaduhithlu is a remarkable masterpiece for those who aim for a memorable holiday. The architect of this resort in Sakleshpur exhibits a perfect blend of luxury and nature.

    The lush green environment that surrounds this adorable place has gushing streams and lustrous mountains to take sufficient care of your depressed mood.

    Chikmagalur, Baba budhangiri, and Mullyangiri tourist destinations are quite reachable from this place. Locals find this resort as a perfect weekend getaway for comforting themselves in the lapse of nature.

     Besides usual hotel amenities, free wi-fi connectivity and car parking facility, this resort organises nature walk trails, trekking, both indoor as well as outdoor games, bonfire activities, camping, jeep riding, trampling and natural pond swimming.

    The Kaduhithlu Resort, Atthibeedu Road, Nelagalli, Karnataka 577132, India.

  • 11Baalecool Nature Resort

    Baalecool Nature Resort

    Baalecool Nature Resort offers you both the wood house and the regular room stays. They have around 4 cottages surrounded by lush green trees to keep the environment pleasant for one and all. You can either take a walk along their lawn or relax under tree shades.

    Roam around wherever you want, there is absolutely no dearth of open and lone places for you to sit and soothe your mind. Staff is friendly, and the food is quite delicious here. You can either try on their pure vegetarian dishes or purely non-vegetarian delicacies and cuisines.

    Amenities: Accommodation charges are inclusive of all the costs for breakfast, lunch, evening tea and snacks and finally the dinner. 24-hour front door assistance, room serving, medical assistance for emergency situations, extra blankets for pre-demanding guests, candle services, and more. Recreational activities are inclusive of visits to coffee, cardamom, pepper, and wild orchid gardens, traditional campfire, water volleyball, badminton, natural waterfalls, trekking, hill picnic, classic games, plantation walks.

    No.154, Devaladakere Post, Hanbal Hobli, Sakleshpur Taluk, Nachanahalli, Karnataka 573165

  • 12Tusk & Dawn Resort

    Tusk & Dawn Resort

    Nestling amidst the Western Ghats, Tusk & Dawn is reckoned as an ideal getaway of Malnad region. This plus resort in Sakleshpur spreads around 70 acres and stands close to the Elephant Corridor with cottages, log rooms and houses.

    Here, you can find a blend of both natural as well as modern amenities to enhance your stay throughout your holidays. Tusk & Dawn has palatial cottages with explicit interiors for imparting a cushy vibe with plenty of amenities and a luxurious stay.

     Ceiling fans, luggage racks, marble floor, complimentary toiletries, hangers, private bathroom, pick and drop facility, parking, recreational centre, bonfire, luggage, medical assistance, laundry service, and other services. Trekking, Photography, Jungle Camping, and Off-Roading activities are often organised here.

    Agani Village, Hanbal Post, Sakleshpur Taluk, Sakleshpur, Karnataka 577119

  • 13Agalatti Resort

    Agalatti Resort
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    Cherishing your winters with Resorts in Sakleshpur like Agalatti is one of the best things to do. This resort is a perfect blend of famed culture and green terrain that extends 360 degrees around the resort. The staff here is dedicated to providing the most exceptional hospitality servicing to their guests.

    In and around this resort, you can find quite a lot of coffee plantations, forts, historic temples, and internationally reckoned tourist destinations. The environment here is eco-friendly and prefers to serve organic and hygienic food to all their guests.

     Agalatti offers you a complimentary breakfast throughout your entire stay duration, free car parking facility, laundry service, room servicing, kid-friendly zone, restaurants, air conditioning system, and airport shuttle services. Some of the activities organized by the staff here are inclusive of guided trekking, Tarzan swing, fire camping, water sports, dancing, plantation walking, outdoor games (such as cricket and badminton), indoor games (chess and carrom) and sunset treks.

    Jambaradi, Karnataka 573165

  • 14Hulivana Resort

    You cannot miss on including the name of Hulivana Resort while you note down all the Resorts in Sakleshpur. You can find this resort within Jenkalbetta’s rainforest. Either accommodate yourself in any of their two villas or book their lumberjack cabin- the choice is yours.

    Villas offer are well-furnished with hard wooden floors, wide windows of French origin, a cosy fireplace to sit around in cold and luxurious bathrooms. In case you are planning to visit here anywhere in between October to May, try their seasonal tented accommodation. It lies amidst a groove formed from bamboo and grooves.

     Alaskan bedroom, hardwood flooring, French windows, fireplace, attached bathrooms, 24 hours hot water availability, 24-hour security, mini bar facility, pond, backyard to relax, 4 in 1 furnace, veg and non-veg buffet. Hulivana Resort organizes a heap of activities for all their guests. To list a few of these activities are birding, herpwatch, Lepidoptera, apiary, canopy research project, star gazing, photography, mountain cycling, oriental kite flying.

    Survey No. 23, Hodchalli, Hanbal, Hobli, Karnataka 573134

  • 15Swarga Resort

    What could be a better stay option for you than resorts in Sakleshpur that too amidst the greenery? Well, then this time spend your weekend or mini-vacation in Swarga Resort. This is another of the great places to stay in Shakleshpur. As the name goes this place is a heaven for the nature lovers. It falls as the perfect weekend getaway for the wants who are seeking some adventure like trekking, camping or fun at the same time.

    Spend some time close enjoying the scenic views and also bird watching which is very famous here. The surroundings in and around Swarga will invigorate your soul and mind.   

    Amenities: The cottages here represent the four components of nature – Chandra, Surya, Prithvi and Jala. All the rooms are furnished with all the modern day facilities. Visit this hypnotising heaven with your family and enjoy the amazing view of the Hemavathi river. 

    Location: Swarga Resort is located at Coffee Planter, Kumbarahalli Estate post, Yeslur, Hassan District, Sakleshpur, Karnataka 573137

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Manjarabad Fort

One of the unique forts in the country, Manjarabad Fort was built by Tipu Sultan and showcases the brilliance of Islamic architecture in India. It boasts of its interesting octagonal design with eight walls and attracts a number of visitors. 

Another unique feature of this fort is that has the only level in contrast to the general forts which are based on multiple levels. The aerial view of this fort offers a wonderful star-shaped appearance. Built as a frontier to store ammunition, Manjarabad Fort was used as a protection for Tipu Sultan’s army against the British.

It is one of the few sightseeing places in Sakleshpur that offers an unforgettable view of the Western Ghats. One can also be overwhelmed at the sight of Arabian Sea from this fort which is located at an elevation of about 3200 feet above sea level. 

Some of the other exciting things which tourists can spot here the numerous chambers built within the fort and the tunnel that leads to Srirangapatna Fort.

Location: Bengaluru - Mangaluru Highway, Donigal, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: June to February are the best months to visit here

Timings: It is open from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Distance from Bus Stand: It is at a distance of 6 kilometres from the bus stand


Sakleshwara Temple

Sakleshwara Temple is famous as one of the most prominent attractions in Sakleshpur and is a must visit for everyone. It is a beautiful temple that is stands as a testimony to the excellent craftsmanship of Hoysala architecture. 

Although it is smaller than the most temples of South India, Saklashwara Temple boasts of many things that include its architecture. Constructed between the 11th and 14th century, Sakalashwara Temple is a great remnant of the time when the Hoysala empire was at its peak in South India.

The temple offers a wonderful view as it is situated along the banks of River Hemavathi and has a gigantic statue of Lord Shiva that captures the eye of everyone. 

The temple is located at just the entrance of the city and offers a spiritual escape to everyone who visit. Interestingly, the temple is the place from where the city of Sakleshpur derives its name and a very renowned place for pilgrims in the region.

Location: BM Road, Near Hemavathi Bridge, Sakleshpur, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: The temple can be visited anytime throughout the year

Timings: It is open 24 hours

Distance from Bus Stand: Sakleshwara Temple is just 500 metres away from the bus stand.


Bisle View Point

Get ready to be mesmerised by some enchanting views of the Western Ghats from Bisle View Point when you are touring Sakleshpur. It is among the most mesmerising places to visit in Sakleshpur for sightseeing and escape the humdrum affairs of life. 

Located near Bisle Ghat, this place offers a breathtaking view of three mountain ranges which are Yenikallu Betta, Doddabetta and Pushpagiri and Kumaraparvatha.

Bisle View Point offers an adventurous getaway as one can enjoy trekking up to the vantage point and explore the heavenly scenery that surrounds you. 

Tourists here can also enjoy spotting some diverse wild animals like peacocks, monkeys, spotted deer, elephants when passing through the reserve forest. With a blanket of greenery all around dotted with waterfalls and streams, Bisle View Point takes the term postcard-perfect landscape to its highest honour and offers an unforgettable time for nature lovers in Sakleshpur.

Location: Bisle Ghat View Point, Bisle Ghat Road, Bisle State Forest, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: The months from September to December is the ideal time to visit here

Distance from Bus Stand: The distance between the two places is approximately 55 kilometres.


Agni Gudda Hill

Embrace the sheer force of nature by visiting Agni Gudda Hill on a vacation to Sakleshpur. One of the most awe-inspiring places to visit in Sakleshpur, Agni Gudda Hill is often called a trekker’s delight. 

The name ‘Agni Gudda’ means ‘Fiery Mountain’ and is called so due to the extreme volcanic nature of this hill in the region. However, if you are looking to find the most exhilarating spot to unleash your adventurous spirit, Agni Gudda Hill is sure to get you all fired up. 

Surrounded by lush green rice terraces, this tourist spot offers a calming respite from the monotony. This place is a favourite among the youth and offers many thrilling activities. 

Apart from trekking which is the most exciting thing to do here, tourists can look forward to indulging in camping, picnicking etc. when visiting Agni Gudda Hill.

Location: Agni Gudda Hill, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: Tourists are advised to visit here from October to March

Distance from Bus Stand: It is about 10 kilometres away from Sakleshpur bus stand.


Manjehalli Waterfalls

Bask in the serenity of nature at Manjehalli Waterfalls with your family and friends on an unforgettable retreat. Also known as Abbi Falls, Manjehalli Waterfalls is one of the most gorgeous Sakleshpur tourist places. 

A cool bathe beneath the gurgling stream is a refreshing activity and one can look forward to see the beauty of monsoons in India at Manjehalli Waterfalls. 

Enjoying standing beneath the waterfall is an activity of sheer joy and excitement for everyone. However, one needs to be careful of the slippery rocks and heed with caution when going under the waterfalls. 

It offers a wonderful landscape for the shutterbugs and also serves as a rejuvenating picnic spot for the tourists in Sakleshpur.

Location: Manjehalli Waterfalls, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: The monsoon months are the best season to visit this waterfall as the water dries up during the summers and winters.

Timings: The waterfall can be visited from the morning up to 5:30 pm in the evening.

Distance from Bus Stand: The distance between the two places is approximately 6 kilometres.


Kukke Subramanya Temple

Among the spiritual places to visit in Sakleshpur, Kukke Subramanya Temple is one of the notable Hindu temples in Karnataka. This serene temple is surrounded by astounding natural beauty and boasts of a landscape that will get etched in your memories forever. 

The main deity of this temple is Lord Subrahmanya and the place is considered to the abode of nagas. According to one myth, it is said that here Lord Subramanya offered refuge to the divine serpent Vasuki and others when Garuda threatened them. 

Kukke Subramanya Temple is renowned among the pilgrims for offering the two important Sarpa Dosha Poojas known as Ashlesha Bali Pooja & Sarpa Samskara. 

The temple makes for a delightful attraction among places to visit in Sakleshpur whether you are intrigued by Indian mythology or wish to explore the wonderful natural landscape that surrounds this place.

Location: Sullia Taluk, Dakshina Kannada District, Subrahamanya, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: September to March are the best months to visit Kukke Subramanya Temple

Timings: It remains open from 5 am to 8 pm every day of the week.

Distance from Bus Stand: Kukke Subramanya Temple is situated at a distance of about 75 kilometres from Sakleshpur bus stand.


Betta Byraveshwara Temple

Surrounded by serenity, Betta Byraveshwara Temple is one of the top places to visit in Sakleshpur. It is nestled in the beautiful Western Ghats and offers a panoramic view of the landscape for everyone. 

It is known for having a 600-year-old ancient temple that is encompassed by breathtaking hills all around. One of the popular stories associated with this place says that the Pandavas in Mahabharata stayed here for a short while when they were exiled.

Betta Byraveshwaya Temple is an excellent tourist spot for those who like the calm and beauty of nature. There are also many popular hills of Sakleshpur which are located nearby and offer some amazing opportunities for trekking and sightseeing. Some of these hills which you can see here are Pandavar Gudda / Pandavar Betta and Jenkal Gudda.

Location: Bettada Byraveshwara temple, Near Mekangadde Homestay, Sakleshpur, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: Anytime around the year is good to visit here. However, tourists consider the months from October to March to be the best for visiting Betta Byraveshwaya Temple

Timings: The temple can be visited between 6:00 am to 5:00 pm every day.  

Distance from Bus Stand: The distance between the two places is approximately 37 kilometres.


Pandavar Gudda

Gear up for an exciting adventure by adding Pandavar Gudda to your itinerary for Sakleshpur vacation. Pandavar Gudda is popular in Indian mythology as a place which was once the abode of Pandavas during their vanavas in Mahabharata. 

This tourist spot also incites historical interest among visitors with the presence of one temple that is about a 1000 year old as estimated by Archaeological Survey of India.

This place is one of the most enthralling sightseeing places in Sakleshpur and attracts a number of tourists. One can indulge in enjoying the visual delights at Pandavar Gudda by taking their loved ones on a picnic or challenge their spirits with an exciting trek to the top of the hill. 

It is also known to be a favourite spot for avid photographers and offers a majestic vista of the Jenkal Hills. For the best views of the landscape, tourists are recommended to visit Pandavar Gudda at the time of sunrise or sunset when they are in Sakleshpur for a vacation.

Location: Pandavar Gudda, Mekanagadde, Mekanagadde Post, Mudigere, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: Tourists are recommended to visit here during the rainy season as the landscape is most spectacular at that time.

Distance from Bus Stand: It is located about 35 kilometres away from the bus stand in Sakleshpur


Hadlu Waterfall

Plan your summer retreat to Hadlu Waterfalls when you are thinking of visiting the town of Sakleshpur on your next vacation. 

This place is a postcard-perfect landscape that offers the most wonderful sight of nature at its best. Hadlu Waterfalls is a famous trekking destination and offers a great opportunity for those who are looking to get their pulse racing at this exciting location.

The icy waterfalls is reached after a memorable trek through the verdant coffee plantations and forests that decorate the trail. Hadlu waterfalls cascades through six stages and for the tourists the most fun activity is taking a bath in the chilly waters. 

A trip to Hadlu waterfalls is a total rejuvenating experience where you can escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Visiting Hadlu Waterfall is a great recreational experience for everyone who comes along with their friends and families among places to visit in Sakleshpur.

Location: Hadlu Waterfall, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: The best time to visit Hadlu waterfall is during the season of rains when you can see the landscape at its best.

Timings: It is advisable to visit Hadlu Waterfall in Sakleshpur during the day time

Distance from Bus Stand: N/A


Temple of Halebid and Belur

Showcasing the finest designs of Hindu temples built under the Hoysala empire, Temple of Halebid and Belur is known among the best Sakleshpur tourist places. These ornate temples offer a peaceful respite away from the hassles of modern life and also narrate some interesting historical stories. 

The temple of Halebid and Belur were designed by the famous architect Jakkanna Acharya and carved with many exquisite designs. Tourists here can find a number of carvings at this temple that relates to the Puranas, the Upanishads and many popular characters from the Ramayana and Mahabharata. 

Belur and Halebid are often considered as twin cities and attracts a number of tourists in South India who wish to take a step down the lanes of history to explore the wonderful sculptures and architecture.

Location: While Belur is located approximately 37 kilometres from Sakleshpur, the distance between Halebid and Sakleshpur is about 50 kilometres.

Best Time to visit: The ideal time for visiting the temple of Halebid and Belur are the months from October to March

Timings: It is open from 10 am to 5 pm every day. Fridays are closed for tourists.

Distance from Bus Stand: The approximate distance you need to travel to reach here from Sakleshpur is 35 kilometres


Jenukal Gudda

To capture the most enchanting views of the Western Ghats on a trip to Sakleshpur, Jenukal Gudda is one of the most notable places to add to your bucket list. It is flocked by tourists who are interested in trekking and challenge their spirits for an adventure. 

It is surrounded by thick evergreen forests and many coffee and tea plantations that makes it just a haven for nature lovers to retreat in a serene landscape.

Along with a panoramic view of the various hill blanketed with verdant greenery, Jenukal Gudda is a great place where you can bask in the vistas of Arabian Sea in Mangalore on a clear sunny day. 

The breath-taking view from Jenukal Gudda is the best when you wait there till the time of sunset and take back a memory of the trip that you’ll probably remember for life.

Location: Jenukal Gudda, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: The best time to visit Jenukal Gudda is from October to March.

Timings: Jenukal Gudda Hill can be visited throughout the year.

Distance from Bus Stand: Jenukal Gudda is at a distance of about 90 kilometres from Sakleshpur Bus stand.


Ombattu Gudda

Literally translating to Nine Hill, Ombattu Gudda is one of the most treacherous trails that you’ll come across when you are touring the Western Ghats in India. 

For all those who are wishing an adrenaline rush to savour, Ombattu Gudda makes for a compelling visit for your much-needed adventure in Sakleshpur.

The trail of Ombattu Gudda trek is replete with many mesmerising landscapes and one can spot many beautiful gurgling streams cutting across the green valleys. 

The trek can be started in the forest range of Kabinhole Reserve Forest and trekkers can also see many animals and birds who reside in the thick jungles. The trek can be completed in about 2 days and offers the best views to the tourists at the time of sunrise and sunset.

Location: Ombattu Gudda, Kabinhole Reserve Forest, Sakleshpur, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: The best time to visit Ombattu Gudda is from October to March.

Timings: Ombattu Gudda Hill can be visited throughout the year.

Distance from Bus Stand: Ombattu Gudda is at a distance of about 90 kilometres from Sakleshpur Bus stand.


Green Route Trek (Railway Trek)

Brace yourself for one of the most interesting and exhilarating treks in India with the Green Route Trek in Sakleshpur. 

It is known for offering the most mesmerising view of the Western Ghats and tourists can feel enchanted with a number of waterfalls, verdant valleys, archaic tunnels and old railway bridges that come along the route.

This trek is often called ‘trekkers paradise’ and known for surprising the trekkers every step of the way with the picturesque landscape and so many interesting natural attractions. 

The Green Route Trek is replete with many diverse flora and fauna that have their natural habitat in the charming evergreen forests of Western Ghats. 

Some of the popular things which you can enjoy in the Green Route Trek are a visit to Mallali Falls, a trip with nature at Bisle Forest Reserve, a visit to the famous Jain learning centre at Moodabidri and a rendezvous with history at Manjarabad Fort.

Location: The trek starts from Donigal Railway Station and ends at Yedakumeri Station.

Best Time to visit: Any time between the months of September to March is a good time to plan your trip for Green Route Trek

Timings: Tourists are advised to start trekking here at day time for the most pleasant trip

Distance from Bus Stand: The distance between the bus stand and the starting point of the trek is approximately 8 kilometres.


Raxidi Estate

If you’re looking for places where you can feel a serene connection with nature and enjoy some quiet time, Raxidi Estate in Sakleshpur is the place to go. Raxidi Estate is a small hamlet located near Sakleshpur and gives an interesting glimpse of village life. 

It is one of the most beautiful coffee plantations and boasts of some beautiful surroundings. Along with the coffee estate, there are spice and cardamom plantations that are just a soothing delight for the eyes. 

With the panoramic views of the aroma of coffee, Raxidi Estate makes the trip worthwhile for all the nature lovers. The beautiful ambience of this place is accentuated by the lush green landscape that adorns this place in Sakleshpur. 

Add the pleasant climate that is replete with cool and gentle breezes with occasional rainfalls, Raxidi Estate makes a great case for planning a tour when you are exploring Sakleshpur tourist places.

Location: Raxidi Estate, Sakleshpur, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: The most preferred time to visit Raxidi Estate from Sakleshpur is from the months of October to March.

Distance from Bus Stand: The distance between the two place is 10 kilometres and takes about 15 minutes to travel by road.


Ayyappa Swami Temple

When you are visiting Sakleshpur for a vacation, Ayyappa Swami Temple makes for an amazing visit. With its peaceful vibes and a mind-blowing setting, it is visited by many tourists in Sakleshpur for a refreshing getaway. 

Located in Sakleshpur Lake Park, it is also one of the most prominent temples that people can visit here for a spiritual retreat. It is surrounded by an awe-inspiring landscape where people can get a glimpse of many animals, forests and river valleys. 

If you’re looking for one of the most serene attractions in Sakleshpur where you can enjoy a quiet morning or evening stroll with the beautiful sunrays greeting your face, Ayyappa Swami Temple is one of the best places in Sakleshpur to plan your visit with your friends and family.

Location: Ayyappa Swamy Temple, Sakleshpur Lake Park, Sakleshpur, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: Ayyappa Swamy Temple temple can be visited throughout the year, however, winter season is the ideal time to visit.

Timings: It is open from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm

Distance from Bus Stand: Ayappa Swami Temple is about 2 km away from Sakleshpur Bus Stand.


Eshwara Temple

Built in the eleventh century, Eshwara Temple is a beautiful temple in Karnataka that can be found in Anekonda that is a quaint suburb of the city of Davanagare. The temple shows interesting glimpses of Hoysala architecture; however, one can’t help but wonder the peculiar similarities its design showcase with Chalukyan temple architecture. 

The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and was built with the help of mud and plaster originally. The temple now has been completely renovated and converted into a trikuta temple. 

In the garbha griha of Eshwara Temple, there is also an idol of Gajalakshmi while there also idols of other deities in smaller shrines like those of Lord Vishnu, Lord Ganesha, Lord Brahma and Lord Subramanya. The temple is a must visit for those who wish to explore more about the unique art and culture of this place.

Location: Eshwara Temple, Nittuvalli, Davanagere, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: The temple can be visited throughout the year. However, it is the months from October to March that are considered the best for visiting Eshwara Temple

Distance from Bus Stand: Eshwara Temple is located about 235 kilometres from Sakleshpur bus stand and the journey takes about 5 hours by bus.

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