Jog Falls, Gerosoppa Falls is the second highest plunge waterfall in India located near Sagara taluk, Shimoga district in the state of Karnataka It is a segmented waterfall which, depending on rain and season, becomes a plunge waterfall. The falls are a major tourist attraction and is ranked 11th in the world by the waterfall database. They are also known as the Gersoppa Falls or Jogada Gundi. (900 feet).
Humcha is a small village located in Shimoga district in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is famous for being home to an ancient temple of Goddess Padmavati, and to the Humbaj Matha (seminary/monastery), an important institution of the Jain community. This temple is considered to be very holy and is known or its cultural and historical heritage.
I It was, from about 1560 to 1640 AD, the capital of the Nayakas of Keladi chiefs, afterwards removed to Bednur Nagara. Ikkeri continued, however to be the nominal capital, the Rajas were called by its name, and the coins were called Ikkeri Pagodas and Fanams, although, if fact, the mint was removed. Its walls were of great extent, forming three concentric enclosures. In the citadel was the palace, of mud and timber, adorned with carving and false gilding.The only vestige of its former greatness is the temple of Aghoreshvara a large and well proportioned stone-building.
Rameshwara Temple Hoysala Dravida style
Kodachadri is a mountain peak with dense forests (elevation-1,343 metres above sea level) in the Western Ghats. it is declared as natural heritage site by Government Karnataka and it is 10th highest peak of Karnataka. (Good Place for Trekking).
is a small village located in Sagara Taluk, Karnataka, India. The village is surrounded on three sides by backwaters of Linganamakki dam formed by Sharavathi River. The place is known for Sigandur Chowdeshwari Temple, which attracts hundreds of people every day. It is about 40 km from its taluk headquarters, sagara town: Sigandur was cut off from Sagar once reservoir on sharavathi River was constructed. 2 barges, which carry vehicles, tourists, pilgrims and local people provides connectivity across the water.
is located the state of karnataka, India, with an area of 250 hectares (2.5 km), at a distance of about 10.0 km (6.2 mi) from Shimoga, and 275.0 km (170.9 mi) from Bangalore. Started in 1988, it is Karnataka's second safari park, after Bannerghatta National Park near Bangalore.
Honnemaradu is a tourist place situated on the back waters of River Sharavathi in India, Honnemaradu derived its name from the Honne Tree. However, the literal meaning of Honnemaradu is Golden Lake. This is perhaps a reference to the fact that Honnemaradu is located on backwaters of the Sharavathi river.
is a town in Bhatkal Taluk of Uttara Kannada district in the state of Karnataka, India. Murdeshwar is another name of the Hindu god Shiva. Famous for the World's Second tallest Shiva statue, the town lies on the coast of the Arabian Sea and is also famous for the Murdeshwar Temple.
is a small temple town on the western coast of India in the Kumta taluk of Uttara Kannada district of the state of Karnataka. The main temple and deity is Lord Shiva, who is also known as Mahabaleshwara. This temple houses what is believed to be original image of Lord Shiva's linga (Atmalinga). There are many other temples all over this small town. Ankola and Kumta on National Highway 17 are the main towns near Gokarna and Bhatkal and Karwar are the main cities near Gokarna