Shiradi Ghat View Point
Shiradi Ghat View Point, located between Sakleshpura and Kukke Subramanya where one can see the towering peaks of the Pushpagiri range of mountains on the Western Ghats. Its a view not to miss during the monsoon season and during the sunset.
The Manjarabad Fort situated at a distance of about six kilometer south east of Sakleshpur town from the Bangalore- Mangalore Highway is about 988m height above sea level. It was the headquarters of the Balam(Belur) chiefs. It was constructed of stones and mud and has trenches all round. The fort is in the shape of an eight pointed star. Its parapet was well provided with cannon mouth and musket holes. It is said that Tippu Sulthan who visited the fort in 1792 A.D. after its construction observed the beautiful landscape around from its top with manju (snow) and called it Manjarabad(Manjar meaning beautiful site).
Green Route Journey :
Green Route Train journey is one of the most iconic travel experiences of Karnataka. Numerous people have experienced this journey.But response was only one.” WOW! ” .We are sure yours will also be the same. Journey of this route will exemplify the saying “Train journey is more focussed on journey rather than destination”.
The view of landscape of this journey will linger in your mind for ever.A bridge here,a river there! As you move on the scenery changes from stunning to spectacular.At the end of this journey your memory card will be overloaded and your memory battery exhausted.