The distance between these two cities is around 420Kms, and can be reached in approximately 7hrs .Bus travel is a popular travel option between these two cities, and many buses ply between Dharwad and Raichur. VRL Travels is a major operator along this route. The first bus starts from 10:00 PM and you can catch buses till 10:00 PM. The VRL Travels buses have a minimum bus fare starting from Rs.0, and the maximum bus fare is Rs.650.
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Dharwad, part of the twin city of Dhrawad-Hubli, is a quiet city in the northern Karnataka. The city of Dharwad is known as an excellent educational hub that houses many technological, agricultural and medical colleges and universities. The city of Dharwad is connected by Dharwad bus services from various cities of Karnataka like Bangalore, Mangalore, etc. One can easily find suitable Dharwad bus timings from other cities like Goa, Mumbai, Belgaum and can choose to travel in any of the state run (like KSRTC) or private run buses. The Dharwad to Davangere, Dharwad to Bangalore and Dharwad to Goa are one of the well connected routes that connect it to the other intermediary cities on the route.
Situated on the banks of the River Tungabhadra, the city of Raichur is famous for its fort which was built by the Kakatiya rulers in 1294 AD. The origin of the name ‘Raichur’ can be dated back to the 12th century when this city was called by the name of ‘Rachavoor’ or ‘Rachanoor’ which means ‘King's Place’. Raichur was often referred to as ‘Doab’ (two rivers) in the ancient texts as this city is situated near River Krishna and River Tungabhadra. The main attraction of the city are Hill Fort of Raichur, Bijapur styled Tomb of Pir Sailani Shah, Fort Jami Masjid, Ek-Minar-ki-Masjid, citadel or the Bala Hisar. Anegundi which is famous for the Ranganatha Temple, Pampa Sarovara, Kamal Mahal, Huchchappayana Matha and Nava Brindavana can also be visited from Raichur. Other religious places include the island of Ramagadde, Jami Masjid, Ek Minar ki Masjid, Markandeshwara Temple, and the Narada Temple.