How To Reach
Location Of Shanthi Kunnj Riverside Exotica

Shanthi Kunnj Homestay is situated about 45 kilometers from Chikmagalur, en route to Sringeri.

While traveling from Chikmagalur to Sringeri, travelers spot Shanthi Kunnj Homestay around 2 kilometers inwards from the National Highway and pass through a remote area called Kadabagere

As soon as you turn to ride through this route, you can find yourself immersed in coffee plantations all around. It provides a fresh and welcoming ambiance for nature lovers.

Nearest Airport

Mangalore airport to chikmagalur shanthi kunnj resort

144 km

  • away from Chikmagalur
Bangalore airport to chikmagalur shanthi kunnj resort

250 km

  • away from Chikmagalur
Airports near Chikmagalur Type Distance
Bajpe International Airport, Mangalore (IXE) International 144 km
Shivamogga Airport Domestic 87 km
Bengaluru International Airport (BLR) International 215 km
Bellary Airport (BEP) Domestic 240 km
Chennai International Airport (MAA) International 492 km

By Train

The Closest Railway station is Kadur, 40 km away from Chikmagalur, and Hassan, 60km away.

By Bus

If booked in advance, the bus journey is also comfortable, especially in Volvo buses. Buses run from Bangalore every 30-60 minutes.

By Car

From Bangalore
  • Chikmagalur is 250 km from Bangalore.
  • On the National Highway NH 47 between Bangalore and Mangalore, take the diversion at Hassan.
  • The distance from Hassan to Chikmagalur is just 55km.
  • Chikmagalur is linked to other towns like Koppa, Sringeri, Kadur & Birur by road.
From Chikmagalur
  • Take the Balehonnur-Sringeri road from Chikmagalur.
  • Reach Aldur 19 km down the road.
  • From Aldur, go ahead 20 km, and you will reach the landmark. Poorna Prajnya School near Kadabagere, which is also along the Balehonnur Sringeri Road
  • Move to the next landmark, which is St. Paul's Church, Kadabagere.
  • 1 km from the church, take a right turn (the landmark here is the Government primary school).
  • This road leads to Shanthi Kunnj Homestay (approx. 1.5 km from the turn).
From Mangalore
  • Take the route to Moodbidri
  • Proceed to Karkala bypass which is at a distance of 30 kms from Moodbidri.
  • From the bypass move on to Bajagoli.
  • Cross the S.K. Border and take a left turn and pass Kerekatte
  • Proceed towards Sringeri.
  • Drive past Jayapura and reach the Balehonnur town
  • From Balehonnur take the road to the left where you cross the Tungabhadra River Bridge and proceed 7 kms towards Kadabagere
  • As you are approaching Kadabagere take a left turn (the land mark here is the Government Primary school). This road leads to ShanthiKunnj (approx. 2 kms from the turn).

By Taxi/Car Rental

You can hire a Taxi or rent a car from Bangalore to visit Chikmagalur. The fares depend upon the choice of your car. It is recommended to rent cars from reliable and established car rental operators.