The distance between these two cities is around 506Kms, and can be reached in approximately 11hrs .Bus travel is a popular travel option between these two cities, and many buses ply between Manipal and Raichur. VRL Travels is a major operator along this route. The first VRL Travels bus starts at 03:45 PM, and you can easily access buses till 05:15 PM. Minimum fare for bus travel along this route is Rs.1000, and the maximum fare is close to Rs.1500.
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Situated along the Arabic Sea, the coastal city of Manipal lies to the east of the Western Ghats in the state of Karnataka. Manipal lies on the suburbs of Udipi and is the biggest educational hub in the South India. The lush green vegetation of the city along with its scenic coastal beauty amalgamates to exude a charismatic facade to the city. The city is connected to the rest of the country by an extensive network of rail, road and air. Manipal to Bangalore and Manipal to Mangalore provide a convenient connectivity by a network of Manipal bus services that ply at suitable regular Manipal bus timings. The Mangalore to Manipal route is familiar to bus services at a gap of every 20 minutes. Private as well as KSRTC busses ply to and from the city regularly.
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.