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Waterfalls 12.29477.1681 Shivasamudram — the walk down to the base of the waterfall is nice, and you can take a coracle ride by paying ?50 per person. You can also swim at the base of the waterfall. Jog Falls — A beautiful waterfall in Shimoga district, famous for the hydreoelectricity project, a major tourist attraction. Raja, Rani, Roarer, Rocket are the 4 splits of the falls, collectively forming the Jog falls Coorg Various waterfalls like the Abbey Falls, the Cauvery and Lakshmana tirtha dot this district, as its various tributaries flow down to the Plateau. Belgaum Bordering the Goa/Maharashtra State, this district has various gushing falls like Godachinamulki, Gokak Falls, Dudhsagar Falls formed by the various west-flowing rivers like Kali river and small tributaries like Mallaprabha which join the River Krishna Sirsi Bordering the Western Ghats, Sirsi and Yellapura have various waterfalls formed by the West Flowing rivers, like Unchalli Falls, Sathod Fallf
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Art Mysore painting - Mysore is famous for the Mysore style of painting that is well-known for its attention to detail. Some of the best examples of this style are inside the Mysore Palace.
By train Karnataka is served by South Western Railway and connected to all major railway stations across the country. Major junctions are Bangalore, Hubli, Mysore Mangalore (Served by Konkan Railway & Southern Railway), and Gulbarga Rajdhani - superfast fully air-conditioned trains connecting India's capital New Delhi with Bangalore via Raichur and Secunderabad. This is a long distance train which takes just under 34 hours to cover the journey. Shatabdi - superfast fully air-conditioned day trip trains which connects Mysore and Bangalore with Chennai Jan Shatabdi- Superfast with AC and Non-AC Reserved Accommodation, fastest connection between Hubli and Bangalore Bangalore is well connected to the metro cities of Calcutta, Chennai, Mumbai, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, and major other Capital cities across the country. Hubli falls on the junction of Bangalore Mumbai Line and Vijayawada Vasco Lines and is conencted to Calcutta,Mumbai Bangalore, New Delhi, Ahmedabad and Hyderabad. Mangalore falls at junction of Southern Railway and Konkan Railway and is well conencted to major Northern States of Gujarat, Rajasthan, New Delhi , as well as to Kerala and Tamilnadu. Gulbarga falls on the Mumbai- Chennai & Hyderabad Main line and is connected to Mumbai, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Tirupati and Chennai through long distant trains
By car All major cities in Karnataka are well connected by a mix of national and state highways. Tolled roads are applicable on the newer highways as well as certain areas within Bangalore such as Bangalore Elevated Tollway located on the outskirts of Bangalore on the way to Hosur.
Police Number: 100 Women Helpline Number: 181 Ambulance Number: 102 Fire Brigade: 101 Emergency Disaster Management: 108 Karnataka: http://www.kstdc.co/ Botanical and rock gardens The Brindavan Gardens offer ornamental gardens adjoining the Krishnarajasagara Dam (also known as KRS dam) located in Mandya District near the city of Mysore. In Bangalore Urban District, look for Cubbon Park and Lalbagh Botanical Garden.