Centre for Holistic Learning
Survey 104/4, Targal,
Sirsi Taluka - 581336.
Phone: +91 876-207-1817
Getting to Sirsi
For those coming from other places by train, the nearest major station is Hubli. Click here to see trains connecting various places to Hubli. From Hubli there are regular buses to Sirsi, and the journey takes about 3 hours.
For those who are on the Konkan Railway line, the nearest station from us is Kumta. From Kumta you can take a bus to Sirsi.
There are regular buses from several major cities to Sirsi. For information on KSRTC buses from Bangalore and other cities, click here. There are also buses by private operators (click here to check available options). Some people might prefer to take an overnight sleeper bus. Sirsi is about 6 hours by bus from Goa (Madgaon) and about 9 hours from Bangalore.
Getting to Hulekal
Hulekal Village is about 13 kms from Sirsi.
At the "Old Bus Stand" in Sirsi, ask for the "Hulekal-Sonda" bus; a ticket costs about Rs.20. Here is the time-table for Sirsi-Hulekal and Hulekal-Sirsi buses (including buses that pass through Hulekal). Once in Hulekal, just ask anyone for directions to the Syndicate Bank, which is about half a kilometre from the bus-stop. We are in the house next to the bank, after the ATM and playground.
(Reasonably accurate weather data (except for the days of snow!)