India | Karnataka


At a distance of 126 km from Karwar, Bhatkal is a popular picnic spot situated in the southern most tip of Uttara Kannada district. It was the main port of the Vijayanagar Empire in the 16th century. Two ancient temples here - the Jain Chadranatha Basadi and a 17th century Vijayanagar temple, noted for the unique and exquisite carvings, are noteworthy. August to March is the best season to visit this place.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Uttara Kannada

Beaches (1) Mosques (7) Villages (2)
Bus Stations (1) Temples (4)
Forts (1) Trains and Railway Stations (1)


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