Agumbe ghat – Photos, Distance, Nearest places

Agumbe is a beautiful village located on a mountain pass that connects Karnataka’s plains to the coastal region. This region receives an average rainfall of about 8000 mm, so Agumbe is called as “Cherrapunji‎ of South India.”

Agumbe is famous for sunset, tourism, trucking, photography, weather, research point of king cobra, medicinal plants, Additionally, Agumbe holds a special place in Indian television history as it was the filming location for the famous TV serial “Malgudi Days.”

Agumbe ghat connects Udupi district and Shivamogga district, this ghat has 13 hairpin turns, Agumbe ghat road has approximate 10 to 11 kms distance in this ghat only small vehicle and mini buses can transport.

How to reach Agumbe :

By Air : The nearest airport to Agumbe is Mangalore International Airport, which is located 100 kilometers away.

By Train : Mangalore and Shivamogga are the nearest railway stations

By Road :

  • Mangalore to Agumbe distance 110 km
  • Shivamogga to Agumbe distance 93 km
  • Bangalore to Agumbe distance 345 km
  • Mysore to Agumbe distance 277 km
  • Hubballi to Agumbe distance 268 km
  • Hassan to Agumbe distance 165 km
  • Chikkamagaluru to Agumbe distance 115 km
  • Udupi to Agumbe distance 62 km
  • Thirthahalli to Agumbe distance 32 km
  • Jogfalls to Agumbe distance 143 km
  • Sakleshpura to Agumbe distance 150 km

Agumbe ghat map :

Places to visit near Agumbe :

  1. Agumbe to sunset views point – distance 2 Km
  2. Agumbe Park With Lake – distance 2 km
  3. Kalinga Centre for Rainforest Ecology – distance 3 km
  4. Sri Venugopalakrishna Swami Temple – distance 1 km
  5. Green Point Agumbe – distance 3 km
  6. Barkana falls view point – distance 10 km
  7. Jogigundi Falls- distance 5 km
  8. Malgudi days shooting spot – distance 1.5 km
  9. Onake Abbi Falls – distance 7 km
  10. Malgudi days house Agumbe
  11. Barkana falls top – 12 kms

Also read : 11 Best places to visit near Agumbe – Between 20 Km distance

Homestays in Agumbe :
  1. Male mane farmstay
  2. Nisarga Homestay
  3. Mithila Homestay
  4. Malgudi Homestay
Hotels in Agumbe :
  1. Shri Ganesh Grand ( Veg hotel )
  2. Mayura Bus stand hotel ( Veg hotel )
  3. Hotel Mandarati Grand ( Veg hotel )
  4. Bhumiputra Bar & Restaurant attached
Agumbe ghat drone view :

Q & A related Agumbe ghat

1. What is the total distance of Agumbe Ghat ?

Agumbe ghat has approximate 10 to 11 kms distance.

2. How many turns are there in Agumbe Ghat ?

Agumbe ghat has 13 hairpins turns.

3. What does the Agumbe Ghat connect between ?

Agumbe ghat connects between Shivamogga district and Udupi district.

4. Agumbe ghat road condition today ?

Agumbe ghat road condition is in danger not allowed for heavy vehicals until September 15th.

5. Why is Agumbe famous ?

Agumbe is famous for sunset, tourism, trucking, photography, weather, research point of king cobra, medicinal plants.

6. Which month is best for Agumbe ?

Mansoon season and Winter season is best month to visit Agumbe.

7. Is Agumbe famous for sunset or sunrise ?

Agumbe is famous for sunset view

8. Which district is Agumbe Ghat in ?

Agumbe ghat in Shivamogga district, Thirthahalli taluk

9. What is Agumbe also known as?

Agumbe is also known as “Cherrapunji‎ of South India.”

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