Gangavathi is a city in the Indian state of Karnataka. It falls in the Koppal district and is the largest city in terms of both area and population. Apt for a weekend getaway, Gangavathi is a city of religious as well as historical significance. The best time to visit this place is from October to March when the weather is pleasant as the summers are too hot and humid.
Situated 371 km from Bangalore, 455 km from Mysore, and 444 km from Tirupati, the city does not have an airport of its own and the nearest airport is in Hubli. Gangavathi is easily accessible via roadways as well as railways. Tourists can opt for state bus service, private bus service, taxis or shared cabs from any major city nearby to reach this place. One of the major attractions near the city is Hampi. For people who are interested in visiting places of historical importance, this is one of the most fascinating sites that they can visit. Hampi has been declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and consists of Virupaksha Temple, the Kanakagiri village, and Anegundi village. Hemagudda village is another site worth visiting and is located around 12 km away. Tourists can also visit the Tungabhadra Dam, located close to Gangavathi.
For people who are interested in exploring places of religious significance, Kannika Parameshwari, Pampapathi, Muddaneshware, and Neelakanteshwara Temples are the prominent attractions. Apart from these places of interest, Gangavathi is known as the 'Rice Bowl' of Karnataka. Some must-try dishes include Udupi, Malnadu, Neer Dosa, Korri Gassi, Kundapura Koli Saaru, Allugedda, Coord Pandi Curry, Bisi Bele Bath, Mangalorean Biryani, and Kane Rava Fry. Famous deserts for ones with a sweet tooth are Mysore Pak, Halbai, Rava Kesari, Mango Chutney, MysoreBonda, Pori Urundai, and Chiroti.
OYO Hotels Experience In Gangavathi
The OYO hotels in Gangavathi offer various top-quality services and amenities ranging from king-sized beds, 5 Star AC, 32-inch LED/LCD TVs with DTH, free internet connectivity, power backup, parking facilities, and security with CCTV cameras. They also offer appetizing and lip-smacking in-house restaurant facilities.
The professional yet friendly staff would definitely make you feel at home. The unique service points of OYO hotels are cost-effectiveness, easy availability of rooms, and customized provision of amenities.
You can find OYO hotels at convenient locations, like near the railway station. They also have several eateries nearby, serving delicious food to serve your appetite. Some are also in close proximity to the major temples in the city. All this ensures that you have a comfortable and convenient stay to make your trip a memorable one. You can also get in touch with the local OYO Captain for recommendations on sightseeing and food to make your trip more personalized. For a hassle-free check-in experience, you can now filter hotels that welcome couples and guests with local identification while booking your travel.
For your next trip to Gangavathi, stay at OYO Hotels for a comfortable, convenient, and affordable stay.