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Horanadu, popularly known as "Sri Kshetra Horanadu" is located in the Malnad region of Karnataka besides the banks of the river Bhadra. The place is surrounded with thick vegetation giving great views of nature enroute this place. It is one of the main pilgrimage centre for Hindus. Free food and accomodation is provided to families visiting this holy place.

Horanadu tourist attractions

Sri Annapoorneshwari temple

Annapoorneshwari Devi presides as the main diety of Sri Annapoorneshwari temple. The idol is made of gold. Blessings from Annapoorneshwari is believed to take away scarcity of food for the rest of life. The temple offers vegetarian meals to everyone irrespective of religion, caste, creed etc on a daily basis. It makes arrangements for stay.

Sri Annapoorneshwari temple Mahamangalarathi timings

  • Morning - 9:00 AM
  • Afternoon- 1:30 PM
  • Evening - 9 PM

Sri Annapoorneshwari temple Kunkumaarchana timings

  • Morning - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Evening - 7:00 PM to 8.30 PM

Sri Annapoorneshwari temple Annadana(meal) timings

  • Afternoon - 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Evening - 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

All these timings may vary on special days.

Things to do in Horanadu 

  • Enjoy the nature enroute
  • Visit the Annapoorneshwari temple and get the blessings of Sri Annapoorneshwari
  • Enjoy the meal at the Annapoorneshwari temple

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Travel Guide

How to reach Horanadu

Nearest Bus station

Horanadu is well connected by road. Nearest bus station is Horanadu.

Nearest Railway station

Nearest railway station is Kadur.

Nearest Airport

Mangalore International Airport is the nearest airport.

How to reach Horanadu from Bangalore


Bus is the preferred medium to reach Horanadu. There are regular buses from Bangalore to Horanadu. Bangalore to Horanadu by bus is tentatively a 8 hour journey.


From Bangalore, connect to Tumkur road and drive till Nelamangala. Follow National Highway 4 and take a left to connect to National Highway 48. Drive through Kunigal, Yediyur, Hassan, Belur. Connect to Belur road to National Highway 234. Take State Highway 106 to Vinayaka Temple Road in Horanadu.

How to reach Horanadu from Mysore


There are regular buses available from Mysore to Horanadu. KSRTC and other private organizations have buses running to this place. Mysore to Horanadu by bus is approximately a 6 hour journey.

Car/ Taxi

From Mysore, connect to Hunsur road. Take State Highway 57. Drive through Devarahalli, Holenarasipura, Hassan, Belur. From Belur road, connect to National Highway 234 and State Highway 106 to reach Vinayaka Temple road.


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