Kuppalli is located in Shimoga District
. It is about 16 km from Tirthahalli
Kuppalli is famous as the ancestral house of Kuvempu, an extra-ordinary poet, novelist and scholar in Kannada literature. This house has been converted into a museum with a library, auditorium and research center. The backdrop of thick evergreen forests makes this place even more attractive. Kavishila is situated in the vicinity.
Kuppalli lies on the Koppa-Thirthahalli Road.