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Shimoga, the “Bread Basket” of Karnataka is located almost at the center of state. It is the main city in malnad region. Shimoga is almost 270 kms from Bangalore in Bangalore-Honnavar National highway 206. Shimoga is a true nature's gift, spread with waterfalls, enchanting natural scenery of hills, dense forests, flora & fauna, forts, swaying palms and abundant paddy fields make for picturesque locales. Shimoga district situated more or less in the mid-south-western part of Karnataka. The western part of Shimoga district includes tropical forests and beautiful hilly areas and the eastern less dense but has several lakes and river valleys. Shimoga district is blessed with five major rivers Tunga, Bhadra, Sharavathi, varada, & Kumdwathi.

Today, Shimoga is more than just a tourist destination. Its rich tradition in education, fine arts and culture remain deeply etched in its people and place. The enchanting natural scenery of hills, hillocks and green dales, rivers and streams, dense forests, flora & fauna, forts, temples and historical places, sandalwood and spices, add to this mouth-watering cuisine and touching hospitality and you know you've reached – Right Place.

Important sightseeing in Shimoga District :

  1. Jog falls
  2. Vanake Abbey falls
  3. Achakanya falls
  4. Hidlamane falls
  5. Gajanur Dam
  6. Linganamakki Dam
  7. Sharavathi Hydal power plant
  8. Agumbe
  9. Kodachadri
  10. Kundadri
  11. Honnemaradu
  12. Tyvarekoppa Lion Safari
  13. Sakrebylu Elephant camp
  14. Mandagadde Bird Sancturay
  15. Gudavi Bird Sanctuary
  16. Koodali
  17. Chandragutti
  18. Humcha
  19. Varadahalli
  20. Bhadravathi
  21. Balligavi
  22. Kuppalli
  23. Bhadra dam

How to reach shimoga :

By Road : Shimoga is situated on Bangalore-Honnavar National Highway No. 206. Shimoga city is approximately 270 km from Bangalore, the capital of karnataka. Plenty of buses are available from various corners of Karnataka and also from major cities of adjoining states.

By Train : Shimoga is situated on Bangalore-Talguppa Train route. Trains are available from Bangalore and Mysore.

By Air : The nearest airports for shimoga are Bangalore, Mangalore and Hubli.

How to reach campus :

BAMC campus is located almost 6 kilometers from Shimoga city in Savalanga road. City Buses and Auto rickshaws are available to reach the college and hospital. Stop will be given in front of the college.

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