is a city in Shimoga district of Karnataka
state of India
. The city is famously called as “The Gateway of Malnad”. Malnad is the region in Karnataka
state which covers the mighty Western Ghats or Sahyadri mountain range. The city is visited by plethora of tourists and adventure seekers who wish to trek or visit Sahyadri Mountain range. The name “Shimoga” is derived from the Hindi words “Shiv Moga”, which means the face of Lord Shiv. It is a beautiful place with lush green paddy fields and beautiful mountains facing it. Shimoga is also the seventh most populated urban area in Karnataka state. There are a number of hotels in Shimoga
which provide decent accommodation facilities to the tourists visiting here.
Different hotels in Shimoga match different budgets of tourists visiting here. Al list of the best hotels in Shimoga
is as follows :
- Green View Boutique is one of the hotels which provide affordable accommodationin Shimogawhich provides good accommodation services to its guests.
- Royal Orchid Central and Stay in a Homestay are two of the luxury hotels in Shimoga. These hotels offer modern facilities and amenities to their patrons to ensure maximum comfort and ease.
Shimoga is a budding tourist destination and the number of tourists visiting here is on a steep rise. Visitors tend to like the serene and calm surroundings of the full of green city away from the hustle bustle. The presence of Sahyadri range in the vicinity is an added perk for the tourists visiting here. There are quite a few notable tourist attractions in Shimoga which draw a lot of tourism here, these places include Kodachadri, Kundadri, Jog Falls
, Sakrebailu Elephant Camp, Tiger and Lion Safari, Bhadra River Project Dam, Keladi and Sharavati River.