Sadashiva Temple is located at Surathkal
, on Mulki-Mangalore Road, about 15 km from Mangalore
, in Karnataka
. Situated on the top of a rocky hill, the temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva
. The annual car festival celebrated here in the month of December is a major draw attended by thousands of devotees from far and near.
Surathkal Railway Station, managed by the Konkan Railways, is the nearest railhead.