The Chakra dam is a wonderful destination surrounded by scenic beauty on all sides. The Chakra Dam is constructed across the river Chakra. The dam located in a small town called Chakra Nagar near the city of Shimoga. Chakra dam was built as a balancing reservoir and does not have sluice gate to the Linganamakki Dam. The Chakra River is a river flowing through Kundapur and Gungulli in western India. It originates in Kodachdri peak. It joins with the Souparnika River, Varahi River and Kubja River and merges into the Arabian Sea. The Chakra dam is a project managed by Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL).Tourists have to obtain special permission to visit the dam area.
Nagara Fort is located in historic village Nagara near Hosanagara in Shimoga district of Karnat..
Savehaklu Reservoir is Situated 6Km away from Chakra dam ,Chakra Dam is around 55Kms from Kodac..
Hidlumane Falls offers a refreshing sight to the viewers. Hidlumane falls is a series of cascad..
Kodachadri is a mountain peak in the Western Ghats, located near Nittur in Shivamogga district ..
Shimoga is located in central part of Karnataka.It has been renamed officially as Shivamogga.Shimoga is known as
the gateway to the Western Ghats and called “Gateway of Malnad” by the locals.Shimoga is the land of natural waterfalls, green swelling hills and valleys, dense forests, well built forts and temples and rich in flora and fauna,vast paddy fields enrich the landscape in and around the city. Shivamogga lies on the banks of the River Tunga.
Shimoga is wellknown for jog falls which is the second highest waterfall towering height of about 253ft in india, Kodachadri a beautiful mountain with thick grassy knolls and tall elevations which is 10th highest peak of the state, Honnemaradu a beautiful town with lush green plants and trees behind the rambling basins of sharavathi river ,Kundadri is a place where you can see a structure right amidst natur - It is a beautiful hillor rather a rock structure perched at around 3200ft above sea level in Teerthahalli Taluk ,Sakrebailu - here you can see grand elephants having leisure day.
Shimoga is located 285km from Bengaluru ,202km from Dharwad ,243km from Mysore ,201km from Mangalore.