Know About splendid and eventful tour of Famous City Belgaum in Karnataka

Belgaum is a city flavored with cultural fragrance of three Indian states Karnataka, Maharashtra and Goa. Modern Belgaum is known for the training center of Indian armed forces, Army cantonment, Air base of Indian Air force.

History of Belgaum city can be traced back to 2nd centaury B.C. with famous center of cotton and silk weavers. City gets name from Venugrama meaning bamboo village. Belgaum is  the main business center of the area.

On the tourism map of the country Belgaum is known as the gate way to renowned Gokak Waterfalls.


Vital Tourist Information : Belgaum

Location : Located in the western ghats on the boundary of Goa and Maharashtra with Karnataka.


Near By City : Hubli


State : Karnataka [India]


Famous as / For : Armed Forces Training - Military Contonment - Jain Temple


Weather & Climate : Belgaum have an climate to favor the pleasure of visitor through out the year.


Temperature : Belgaum city have temperature range of maximum of 340 C during summer and falls to 100 C in the winters.


Best Time to Visit : Through out the year baring months of July August of heavy rains.


Spoken Languages : Kanada - Marathi - Hindi - English


Dining / Food Facility : Belgaum is multi cuisine city here one can taste traditional south Indian food, spicy Maharashtrian dishes and exotic food stuffs of Goa.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir : Since the olden times city is famous for wooden and leather toys. One can also look for buying traditional cloths and fashion garments.


Tourist Spots/Attraction : Belgaum Fort - Gokak Falls - Jain Temple - Kaileshwara Temple


How To Reach Belgaum Karnataka [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station : Belgaum have a very good train service for most of South India cities. There are few daily connecting trains for Mumbai and Delhi also.


Road Travel / Bus Route : Road links of Belgaum for the south and west India are very prominent and have regular bus service for the cities like Kolhapur, Pune, Mumbai, Bangalore, Mangalore and Panaji etc.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport : Sambra, the city airport have air travel links for the cities Chennai, Delhi etc. and have regular domestic flights from Mumbai and Bangalore.


Local Transportation : Auto Rickshaw, Taxi, Rented Tourist Vehicles