Which is the biggest ghat road in Karnataka?

Which is the biggest ghat road in Karnataka?

Arebail ghat is situated in Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka state, India. Arebail ghat is in between road connecting Ankola which is down the ghat to Hubballi( Hubli) above the ghat on Deccan plateau via the town of Yellapura. The road is known by national highway 52.

Is Agumbe Ghat safe?

Agumbe that roads connect key towns in North Karnataka such as Sringeri, Murudeshwar and is a pleasure to drive. Road though narrow is well maintained. However drivers of large vehicles must be careful of on coming traffic due to narrow roads. Provision of reflectors, barriers can make this road even more safer.

Which is the dangerous ghat in south India?

Kadapa Ghat In Nallamala Forest It is a pretty dangerous ghat area and is prone to accidents often.

Is Agumbe Ghat open?

Shivamogga, Nov 20: The Agumbe Ghat Road that connects Malnad with coastal Karnataka will remain closed for the whole of December for repair work. ... The road will be maintained by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) after the repair, PWD superintending engineer B S Balakrishna said.

How long is Charmadi Ghat?

Charmadi Ghat starts from Charmadi village (11 km from Ujire) and ends at Kottigehara (14 km from Mudigere)....Charmadi.
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Which is the best time to visit agumbe?

October to February is considered as the best time to visit Agumbe. The weather remains pleasantly cold and the temperature drops about 18°C in winter. Since Agumbe is close to the coast, the temperature reaches 35°C during summers and experiences heavy rainfall during Monsoon.

How far is agumbe?

At a distance of 54 km from Udupi, 95 km from Shimoga, 100 km from Mangalore and 345 km from Bangalore, Agumbe is a cute hill station located in Shimoga district in the Malnad region of Karnataka, India. It is situated at an altitude of over 2100 feet.

What does agumbe link?

Answer. The Agumbe Ghat serve as link between Udupi district of Karnataka and the Beautiful District of Shimoga otherwise known as Shivamogga. This is achieved through the Ghat Roads that runs through the small village of Agumbe located in the Distict of Shimoga. Agumbe is in the Western Ghats and is a wet hilly region ...

Why is there heavy rainfall in agumbe?

Most of the rains received in the state is during the monsoon season. ... Agumbe and Hulikal in Shivamogga District of Western Ghat region is considered as "Cheerapunji of South India" but still some places in Western Ghats region had resulted much more rainfall than these two villages.

How do I get to agumbe?


  1. By Air. Mangalore is the nearest airport, 100 km away. ...
  2. By Train. Shimoga, 90 km away and Udupi, 55 km away are the nearest railway stations to Agumbe. ...
  3. By Road. Buses are available from Bengaluru and other places to Agumbe and Theerthahalli which lies on the National Highway NH-13 and then towards Agumbe.

Is Mangalore a hill station?

Numerous hill stations are in close vicinity and can be reached through Mangalore but the city is not a hill station.

Which district is agumbe?

Shimoga district, Karnataka

How far is agumbe from Shimoga?

93 Kms

What is special about Agumbe Rainforest Research Center?

Activities. ARRS managed the world's first radio-telemetry project on the King Cobra (Ophiophagus hannah), which is also the first radio-telemetry study done on any snake in India. Insight gained from this ecological study is being put into practice into king cobra management in the region.

In which country most king cobra found?


Where is King Cobra in India?

In northeast India, the king cobra has been recorded in northern West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur and Mizoram. In the Eastern Ghats, it occurs from Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh to coastal Odisha, and also in Bihar and southern West Bengal, especially the Sunderbans.

Where is King Cobra found?

King cobras live in northern India, east to southern China, including Hong Kong and Hainan; south throughout the Malay Peninsula and east to western Indonesia and the Philippines. They prefer streams in dense or open forest, bamboo thickets, adjacent agricultural areas and dense mangrove swamps.