Hariharapura is a small village located in Chikmagalur on the banks of river Thunga.
Nearest Airport is Mangalore airport which is 135 km from Hariharapura. Bangalore airport is 400 km away.
Hariharapura is not reachable by train from other Indian cities. However Shimoga has the closest railway station which is 80 km from Hariharapura. Udupi is another closest railway station which is 85 KM from Hariharapura.
There are buses from Bangalore both private and KSRTC(Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation). During long weekends these buses run full and getting a ticket can be a bit of a problem unless you book them in advance. KSRTC buses are comfortable especially the Rajahamsa (Luxury) buses.
The place is small and can walk around or take an autorickshaw. You can visit near by places by local buses as well.
The place has Sri Matt(Hindu Temple) of goddess Sharadamba on the banks of the River Tunga.The place is serene amidst forest, Arecanut farms and rice fields and surrounded by small hills.
In Summer you can enjoy swimming in Tunga river.
Trekking to Kote gudda fort near by Hariharapura.
Trekking to Devaramane Gudda (hill). Please accompany a local guide.
River rafting in Agumbe Sita river (Not available in all season).
Visit Sringeri Sree Sharada Peetam (Hindu Temple).
Nilakanteswara temple - Jammatige Agrahara, Hariharapura
Sirimane Waterfalls -Kigga
You can also visit various waterfalls, national parks nearby this village.
There are guest rooms available at Sri Lakshmi Nivas Guest House, which is owned and maintained by Sree Matt. They have plenty of clean, well maintained rooms which can be booked by contacting Srimath Hariharapura. For more information and assistance, you can email to Administrator of Sree Matt [email protected] [email protected]