The Academy of Sanskrit Research is a treasure of vast history back to the time of Ramanuja. This school has gurukul system of education and has about 11,000 children, a great library of 35,000 books and everything you could think of. It is a great way to visit ASR and know a bit about our history and the traditional roots. Academy of Sanskrit Research is an old world charm and a great way to indulge in some peace and something different and come back rejuvenated. You don’t need to think twice if you are looking for a budget trip that can offer you nothing less than the best.
Vairamudi Festival is an annual festival celebrated in Melukote . Thousands of devotees all around the world come to be the part of this ginormous festival every year. You can definitely plan a visit and trust me you would come back with more love and respect for our Indian culture. Definitely a must visit treat and what better time than this time of the year when Melkote is filled with diversity.
Melukote is surrounded by various lakes and ponds and is a great way to sit beside the ponds and experience the beautiful sunrise. You can not expect a better way to rejuvenate and relax and come back being closer to life. You should surely try out the mesmerizing experience and indulge in the calmness to die for.
Being a small town you won’t find any fancy restaurants but your heart would melt with the warmth and friendliness of the locals. They offer some tasty delicacies that tastes like home. While here you must definitely try out the famous Puliyogare served with pickle and curd. You should also not miss out on vada, idly, pongal and filter coffee. Definitely a must try out cuisines and indulge in the homemade ingredients that would stay with you forever.