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Sakleshpur is located in the Western Ghats, a mountain range that stretches from Kerala to Gujarat. The southern range, which includes Bisle reserve forest and the region around Sakleshpur is listed as one of the 18 most diverse spots in the world in terms of flora and fauna. The sub-tropical climate and heavy rains during the wet season create an environment where several unique plant and animal species flourish. The name shakala is a Sanskrit word means "Bhinnavada" or "Birukada". In the past a shivalinga found in this town which was broken. The linga was called as shakaleshwara which was then became sakaleshwara in the tongue of the local people. A temple is also built at the entrance of the town.

About sakleshpur

About sakleshpur

The name shakala is a Sanskrit word means "Bhinnavada" or "Birukada". In the past a shivalinga found in this town which was broken. The linga was called as shakaleshwara which was then became sakaleshwara in the tongue of the local people. A temple is also built at the entrance of the town.The primary mode of employment in the Sakleshpur region is agriculture. Crops grown include coffee, rice, pepper, cardamom, and tea with coffee being dominant. Sakleshpur coffee is shade grown on the slopes of the Western Ghats as the elevation is not high enough to enable the intensive cultivation practices followed in the Brazilian and Colombian highlands.Sakleshpur Taluk accounts for around a third of Indian cardamom production.Resorts in Sakleshpur are plenty & the same is true of home stays in Sakleshpur too. Sakleshpur is an ideal destination for adventures, sightseeing, for honeymooners & also for tourists who wish to do nothing; but take it easy.

Sight Seeing Places

Sight Seeing Places

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Manjarabad Fort
Manjarabad Fort was constructed by Tipu Sultan, the ruler of Mysore as a strategic defensive location. The fort served this use because it commands the approach to the plateau beyond Sakleshpur from the coast. Situated on a hillock, the fort is on one level, unlike other.
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Kukke Subrahmanya Temple
Kukke Subrahmanya Temple is located in the village of Subrahmanya in the Sullia Taluk in south Kanara. The temple lies nestled amidst rivers, forests and mountains. Lord Subramanyeshwara, the son of Lord Shiva, is the presiding deity of the temple. Sacred premises of the
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Bisle Ghat

Bisle Ghat is home to the Bisle Reserve Forest, which is a rainforest area. In the flora typical of the region of Western Ghats, king cobras, tigers, kadave (a kind of deer), numerous species of birds find abode.At the ghat lies Bisle Gudda or Sunny Mountain, which.
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Jenukal Gudda
Jenukal Gudda offers views of coast of Arabian Sea in Mangalore, on clear days. The second highest peak in Karnataka, it is also known as 'Hodachalli'. Nestled by thick jungle and coffee estates, the site is frequented by enthusiasts interested in trekking activity.
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How to Reach

how to reach

By Rail : Mangalore station is near to Sakleshpur which is connected to banglore,Mysore and more cities in india

Distances From Banglore:
Banglore: 221 km

Mysore: 155 km

Mangalore: 113 km

By Air : Bangalore International Airport is the major airport nearby. Bangalore is about 221 km away from Bangalore and it is 4 hour drive from Bangalore. Bangalore is well connected to most of the major airports in India and abroad.