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Great ride

It was a wonderful ride from Udupi to Bangalore... Beauty of the western ghats can’t be summarised... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Mysore District, India

We actually do not know which was the best route from Hassan to Mangalore, we do not belong to... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2018
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Mangalore to Bangalore Train Route, Sakleshpur, India
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

It was a wonderful ride from Udupi to Bangalore... Beauty of the western ghats can’t be summarised in words. I wish people stop throwing garbage along the sides of the road.

5  Thank RTGoswami
Reviewed January 19, 2018

We actually do not know which was the best route from Hassan to Mangalore, we do not belong to karnataka state as we are from Andhra Pradesh ie., from Ongole. Our daughter is studying in NIT Surathkal. We wished to visit her during Pongal Holidays....More

11  Thank MuraliK652
Reviewed January 15, 2018

We traveled on this route in the last week of December. The road condition is pathetic on the ghat section. So much so that you will have to get onto the incoming vehicle lane to be able to find some stable ground to drive your...More

5  Thank Traveloye
Reviewed December 26, 2017

Travelled to dharmasthala on Dec 22 ,2017 via shiradi ghat. Roads are good only 25% of concrete stretch and the till gundy its a nightmare if travelling in a low slung cars like Figo. Due to sand dust we can't even stop the vehicle and...More

2  Thank RohitiP
Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

Just back from Mangalore, thought will write a quick update on road. Road on most of the stretch is good, broken portion is about 12 km stretch starting from the turn to Kukke. I wouldn't say, crater size holes, but it's really a bad stretch...More

2  Thank anilKash
Reviewed August 12, 2017

I travelled from Bangalore to Mangalore in the last week of Jul. As recommended by many travelers, I also took Bangalore Sakleshpur Shiradi ghat route, being more scenic and shortest one of course. The weather has been excellent right from the start. However,the pleasure was...More

20  Thank SS1101
Reviewed August 9, 2017

The road is impressive. Especially the scenic beauty. However, in few places, the road is very narrow with poor road condition. Be careful with other drivers. Few morons try to drive so fast even in a blind spot and lost control. You may be a...More

2  Thank TripperSAM
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Recently drove to mangalore in my duster passing by Kunigal --> Hassan--> Saklespur--> Dharmasthala--> Mangalore . You will pass through 5 tolls ( 40 * 3 + 35* 1 + 25*1 ) to reach Mangalore . The road between Bangalore <--> Hassan is 4 lane...More

8  Thank ILoveIndia35
Reviewed February 26, 2017

The percentage of stupid drivers on Karnataka highways are the highest in the country, and the Bangalore-Mangalore route is no exception. Added to this, arrogance, impatience and unruliness makes this beautiful road into a disgusting experience for good and law abiding drivers.

4  Thank Earthplor
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful rout and currently roads are also good in most places so it was fun to drive. You will see cloud floating where u r standing. Very scenic and small waterfalls every where . Many hair pin bends so make sure you honk . Lovely...More

3  Thank 485sulakshanas
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June 29, 2018|
Response from JayD2426 |
As of date, Due to landslides the Madikeri route and the Sakleshpur - Shiradi routes are closed. We had to take the Mudigeri Charmadi route to reach Mangalore from Hassan. If you are a adventure loving person this is the... More