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Giligundi Caves

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Giligundi is a less known devotional place in Sirsi. It is the birth place of manjaguni "Shri venkataramana Swamy".  The place is famous for its natural beauty and cool environment. One small and clean river flows in this village.  On the bank of this small river there is a origin place of Shri venkatramana swamy.  This place is famous for its cave.  Yes there is one beautiful cave on the bank of this river in giligundi, people can go inside this cave easily. This cave is big enough to stand 8-10 members inside.  To enter this cave one should have equipped with good lighting system. One can feel very cold inside the cave after entering in it.  There are some other caves inside this cave which leads you to some other places around this village.  Bats live here. But you should be care full while entering this cave as there are some chances of finding some wild animals or snakes inside this cave.  This cave will be cleaned by local people prior 3-4 days to M

Nidgod Falls

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Nidgod Falls Nidgod falls is a beautiful water falls on the way from sirsi to siddapur. This waterfalls is originated from mining.  Greenery in this falls give u mind blowing look to this falls. This water falls is between two villages "Nidgod and "16th mile stone" on Sirsi siddapur road. This falls is situated at only 100 metres of distance from main road. You can see this water falls in rainy seasons only.  But you can't swim in this water as grass is covering all the water surface. There is one more beautiful waterfalls in uttarakannada district. It is near sirsi. If u want to know more deatails about unchalli falls. Then click on the link bellow. Unchalli Falls 

Natural Stone Bridge

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Natural Stone Bridge (kallu sanka) If you want to see the strangest natural bridges on Earth then u should visit this place.  Here you will find a bridge completely made up of a single stone. You can find only 4 natural stone bridges on Earth.  This natural Stone Bridge is situated over a small stream of water.  This Bridge is strong enough to pass a bike at a time. Daily many people and animals are  using this bridge to go from one side to another.  On the other side of this bridge there is a small temple. This Bridge is used by local people to go to that temple. This Bridge is located beside the Sagara jogfalls road in musavalli village. This Bridge is called "kallu sanka" in kannada.("kallu" means stone and "sanka" means bridge). If u are traveling from Sagar to jogfalls visit this rare bridge on the way. Location Natural Stone Bridge Musavalli village Po: Adukatta Tq: Siddapur Dst: Uttara Kannada State: Kar

Muregar Falls

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Muregar Falls Muregar falls is one of the beautifull waterfalls in Sirsi taluk, uttarakannada (Karnataka) This water falls is situated at a distance 21 km from Sirsi via sirsi-hulekal raod. This falls originates from a small stream call "muregar halla" a sub river of "Shalmala river".  Here u can find carvings and sculptures of "shilvalingas", "Shanmukha", "Nandi" and other gods. U can take vehicle up to the waterfalls. If you are going to visit "Shivaganga falls" then do visit this falls, bcz this falls is very near to the road to "Shivaganga falls". How to reach Muregar falls After starting journey from Sirsi in hulekal road after 10 km you will get "salkani cross" (kengre hole). Take left from there to salkani. Travel upto 7km to reach "muregar cross". Then take right diversion. You will find "Duggumane bus stop" after 1.5 km. Then travel

Husur Dam and Nipli water falls

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Husur Dam Husur Dam is situated at a distance of 1 km inside the village of halgeri on the way to jogfalls from siddapur. If you are travelling from Sagar to jogfalls then you have take the road from adukatta to halgeri. The motive to construct this dam is to fulfill the agriculture needs of surrounding villages. Access water flowing. This dam is spread over more than 100 of acres. This is calm and beautifull place to visit. Nipli Water Falls Husur Dam back water creates a small but beautifull waterfalls called Nipli Water Falls or Husur waterfalls. Lot of visitors come here every year. One can walk, Play and bath in this waterfalls without any fear.  U can see this waterfalls only in rainy seasons. Those who know this place they come every year and enjoy the beauty of this place.  There is one more beautiful waterfalls in uttarakannada district. It is near sirsi. If u want to know more deatails about unchalli falls. Then click o

Shivapura Hanging Bridge near Yellapur

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Shivapura Hanging Bridge Shivapura Hanging Bridge is one of the beautiful tourist attractions in yellapur taluk. This bridge is at the distance of 20km from yellapur and is just 5km before the famous "satoddi waterfalls".  This bridge was built to connect yellapur and Joida taluk via shivapura village and also a famous temple in Ulavi (Shree Chenna basaveshwara Temple). Otherwise one should has to travel nearly 96km to reach Ulavi. This bridge is built over the back water of Kali river dam. This is very calm place for visitors. Some times you can watch wild animals in this place if you are lucky. In rainy season this places becomes very beautifull. This Shivapura Hanging Bridge is about 300m long and 1.5 metre wide. U can see the instruction board containing the detailed information of this bridge on both sides. Only a bike can go on this river at a time. Before the construction of this bridge people used to cross the water by small boats.