It is the major tourist attraction in the state of Karnataka. It is holy town and flocked by huge number of devotees and visitors throughout the year. The land of temples is located in the district of Chikmagalur. There are plenty of sacred shrines are located throughout Horanadu. The Annapurneshwari temple is the prominent religious attraction which was consecrated in the year of 1973. During festival time the temple is flocked by flood of devotes from far and wide. Three course of vegetarian meal is served to all visitors and devotees attending the ceremony during festival season. It is one of the must visit religious center of Hindus and a place of harmony of culture and heritage.
Places to visit
It is the center of attraction in Horanadu, the temple is dedicated to Goddess Annapoornani who is the Goddess of food. During festival seasons, the temple premise is flooded by devotees and visitors from India and Foreign as well. Complete three course of vegetarian meal is served to each single person attending the ceremony.
How to reach Horanadu
Bangalore international airport and Mangalore domestic airport are the nearest airports to reach Horanadu by air.
Nearest railhead is located in Shimoga at a distance of 45 km from Horanadu.
There are number of private and public buses available to reach Horanadu from nearby cities of Karnataka.
In summer 22-40°C and in winter 10-32°C. October to March is the ideal time to make a visit to Horanadu.