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Sakleshpur

Sakleshpur is a beautiful town and trekking spot located in Western Ghats on Bangalore-Mangalore Highway, 225 kms away from Bengaluru (Bangalore). The terrain of Sakleshpur is ideal for camping, trekking, off-road driving. The local coffee estates also provide great bird-watching opportunities. Attractions around Sakleshpur include Manjarabad Fort, constructed by Tippu Sultan and Bisle Ghat. Activities include trek on the railway track from Sakleshpur to the Subramanya Road Station which is about 56 km dotted by 58 tunnels, 109 bridges and about 25 waterfalls, plantation visit, fishing, trekking etc.

How To Reach Sakleshpur
By Bus: Sakleshpur is located on NH - 48, which connects Bangalore and Mangalore. It is 225 km from Bangalore and 130 km from Mangalore. Regular KSRTC buses ply between Bangalore and Mangalore via Sakleshpur.

By Air:Nearest airport is Mangalore

Bangalore to Sakleshpur Trains

There are frequent trains from Bangalore to Hassan. Distance by Train from Bangalore to Hassan 164 Km. From there Hassan to Sakleshpur is around 34 Km by Taxi.

Train No. Train Name Dep. Arr. Days Of Run
16517 Kannur Express 20:40 01:45 Sun-Sat
16523 Karwar Express 20:40 01:45 Sun-Sat

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Distance from Sakleshpur to Ujire is 84.2 km and travelling takes around 2 h 8 min via NH75 and SH 37.