Sakleshpur is a hill station town and headquarters of Sakleshpur Taluk in Hassan district in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is referred to as 'poor man's Ooty'. Sakleshpur is about 221 km from Bangalore. To reach Sakleshpur, tourists can drive down through Hassan and Ballupet.
Sakleshpur is linked with Hassan, Kodlipet, Alur, Sanivarsante, Kurubathur, Bolgod and nearby places by an extensive bus network. Situated in the Hassan District, the bus station is operated by KSRTC. Between Bangalore and Mangalore via Sakleshpur, regular AC and non AC buses ply that are operated by the KSRTC. These buses also link the town with Hassan and Halebid.
Some Best Resorts to stay in Sakleshpur
If nature is tugging at your heartstrings, Sakleshpur is where you should head, and while here, the Resort is where you should camp. For being enveloped in the luxury of cosy self-contained cottages and surrounded by the taste of a farm lifestyle is a fine way of answering the call. Here, freshly grown clove and pepper plantations revitalize your senses, cheerful red coffee berries add color to your life and activities ensure there’s never a dull moment.
This resort is in the middle of Western Ghats amidst lush greenery. Resort is 3,800ft above sea level in Sakleshpur, Karnataka. It is the land of untouched beauty and a nature lover’s delight. It is well connected to the surrounding mountain ranges like Rottikallu, Jenukallu, Agani, Haalkola and Shishila Betta.
This resort is 1 km before the Rottikallu resort, and you get here through the old hunting trail. The amenities provided are the authentic Malnad style dining, to an adventurous trek up to the many summits depending on the length of trek you want to plan, cycling on the winding roads, a bonfire under the stars, tranquil walks to the plantations, outdoor activities, playing by the stream and many adventure activities.