Kigga is a small village located at a distance of 9 Km from Sringeri in Chikmagalur district.
The main attraction of Kigga is Rishya Shringeshwara temple (Rishya Shringa).
Another attraction of Kigga is Narasimha Parvatha, the tallest peak in the Agumbe Ghats.
A Sirimane waterfall is located nearby Kigga.
Distance from Kigga
Bangalore: 341 Km
Mysore: 275 Km
Mangalore: 112 Km
Udupi: 102 Km
Shimoga: 121 Km
Tumkur: 261 Km
Chikmagalur: 96 Km
Sringeri: 9 Km
Horanadu: 84 Km
Balehonnur: 46 Km
Koppa: 37 Km
How to reach Kigga:
Nearest Airport: Mangalore International Airport
Nearest Railway Station: Shimoga
Road: Kigga is well connected by road network except hill ghats at some section. It takes around half an hour to reach Kigga by Bus from Sringeri. Local buses regularly ply on this route.
Route map to reach Kigga:
From Bangalore: via Nelamangala - Hassan - Chikmagalur - Aldur - Balehonnur - Jayapura - Sringeri
From Mysore: via Hassan - Chikmagalur - Aldur - Balehonnur - Jayapura - Sringeri
From Mangalore: via Moodbidri - Karkala - Sringeri
From Udupi: via Hebri - Someshwara - Sringeri
Please send us your enquiry and we will respond within 24 to 48 hours.