The cities of India are full of surprises and never fail to disappoint a wanderlust. One such road trip from Mysore to Dharmasthala offered by Mysore Wheels takes you through the by-lanes of Karnataka on a different journey altogether. Dharmasthala is one of India’s most revered and renowned religious destinations based in Karnataka.
The holy town of Dharmasthala and its deities have been nurtured and strengthened by 21 generations of the Heggade Family (originally known and descended from the Pergade family). The town was earlier known as Kuduma in Mallardi, the then small village in South Kanara. The abode of Lord Manjunatheshwara is worshipped by visiting pilgrims and locals alike. It is the abode of Dharma that is the quintessence of faith, harmony, and righteousness in its truest sense.
#Trivia: The temple town is more than 800 years old, with a rich history that forms the basis of its piousness today. It stands on the banks of the Netravati River in Belthanagudy Taluk of Dakshina Kannada district.
Dharmasthala has the Western sylvan Ghats surrounding it, presenting a calming aura to everyone visiting the town. It is well-known for its annual festival called Laksha Deepotsava, held in November-December. The temples light up with nearly a lakh lamps with religious discourses being held during the period.
#Trivia: Dharmasthala is known for its religious, spiritual, cultural, and communal harmony that is an example for everyone who visits.
Dharmasthala is nearly 235 kms from Mysore, roughly taking 6 hours to reach along the smooth road. The scenic beauty along the road mesmerizes all those who choose to hire a Mysore to Dharmasthala Car Rental.
No matter your circumstances, you can find affordable car rental options at Mysore Wheels. One of the best car rental companies in Mysore, Mysore Wheels offers a wide variety of vehicle makes and models. Choose from our comprehensive list of vehicle types as given below:
Your Car Rental Options from Mysore to Dharmasthala
Choose a hatchback car rental from Mysore Wheels if you’re traveling to a busy city with limited parking or if you’re traveling with a small family. A hatchback is also a great option for those looking for a car rental with great gas mileage. It is one of the most affordable models and parking is a breeze when you choose a hatchback for your Dharmasthala trip.
Hire a Toyota Innova from Mysore to Dharmasthala car rental service that offers much more luggage space, allowing you to carry more with you during your travels. An Innova is perfect for large families or groups and great for road trips, business trips, or vacations. It offers comfortable seating for everyone with ample space for extra luggage.
Sedans are perfect for most trips because of their great fuel economy, ease of maneuvering, and affordable rental rates. In the Mysore Wheels fleet, you’ll find sedans of all sizes, so the ideal car rental is always waiting for you. If you’re looking for a car that offers both fuel economy and affordability without sacrificing comfort, a sedan is the right rental car for you.
SUV car rentals are popular because of their spacious interiors and smooth drivability. With a wide variety of SUVs available in our fleet, you should have no problem finding the right vehicle for all your passengers and their luggage. Book an SUV from Mysore to Dharmasthala rent a car service and choose the perfect vehicle for your luxurious trip.
Renting a Tempo Traveller from Mysore Wheels is the perfect option for a family or group in need of comfortable transportation. It features spacious interiors, storage space, and plenty of room for the whole family to ride comfortably. With a Tempo Traveller, you can visit Dharmasthala and other destinations in one vehicle and stay together.
Rent a minibus from Mysore to Dharmasthala car rental service for transporting large groups. Book your Mini Bus rental with Mysore Wheels and keep the whole group together while traveling. Instead of paying for multiple rental cars, keep things simple and affordable by investing your money in a Mini Bus rental.
What to expect with Mysore Wheels
- Pickup from any location in Mysore
- No hidden fees in your Mysore to Dharmasthala car rental fare
- Affordable prices along with break up of charges in detail
- Any additional charges and night charges applicable will be mentioned in the itinerary
- Vehicles in top condition
- Friendly and Reliable customer service
- Well trained and well mannered drivers
- Flexibility in operating hours
Why book with Us?
- Choose from our wide fleet of vehicle options in Mysore
- Online booking option available
- No cancellation fee upto 48 hrs
- Easy to book Mysore to Dharmasthala Car Rental service
- Round the clock customer support
Price / Tariff / Packages
One Day Mysore to Dharmasthala Car Rental Package
|Vehicle Option||Duration||Kms Included||Package Cost|
|Tata Indica||1 Day||500 km||₹ 5100|
|Swift Dzire||1 Day||500 km||₹ 5600|
|Toyota Etios||1 Day||500 km||₹ 5990|
|Chevrolet Tavera||1 Day||500 km||₹ 6600|
|Toyota Innova||1 Day||500 km||₹ 7600|
|Tempo Traveller (9 -12 Seater)||1 Day||500 km||₹ 8800|
|Tempo Traveller (13 – 14 Seater)||1 Day||500 km||₹ 9300|
|Mini Bus (18 – 20 Seater)||1 Day||500 km||₹ 14900|
|Bus (49 Seater)||1 Day||500 km||₹ 19900|
Multi Day Mysore to Dharmasthala Car Rental Tariff
|Vehicle Option||Price / Km||Driver Bata|
|Tata Indica||₹ 9||250|
|Swift Dzire||₹ 10||250|
|Toyota Etios||₹ 11||250|
|Chevrolet Tavera||₹ 12||250|
|Toyota Innova||₹ 14||250|
|Tempo Traveller (9 -12 Seater)||₹ 16||350|
|Tempo Traveller (13 – 14 Seater)||₹ 17||350|
|Mini Bus (18 – 20 Seater)||₹ 28||400|
|Bus (49 Seater)||₹ 38||750|
One Way / Drop Only Car Rental from Mysore to Dharmasthala
|Vehicle Option||Seating Capacity||One Way Fare|
|Hatchback | Tata Indica||4 + 1||₹ 3750|
|Sedan | Swift Dzire, Etios||4 + 1||₹ 4230|
|SUV / Toyota Innova||7 + 1||₹ 5550|
Mysore to Dharmasthala Traffic Information
Dharmasthala is around 300 kms from Bangalore, 100 kms from Udupi, about 280 kms from Gokarna, approx.. 210 kms from Murudeshwara, and nearly 80 kms from Mangalore. While you can enjoy a day trip from Mysore to Dharmasthala with Mysore Wheels, you can also indulge in taking a package tour with a combination of your chosen cities.
The road from Mysore to Dharmasthala is laden with beautiful trees forming an avenue of sorts, and waiting for travellers to explore its beauty. With a Mysore to Dharmasthala car rental, you can stop at various pit stops along the way to satiate your hunger pangs too.
#TravelerTip: There aren’t many multicuisine restaurants along the way and in Dharmasthala. You can devour authentic delicacies in small pit stops along the way. The best place to enjoy an authentic meal in Dharmasthala is the Manjunatha Temple Kitchen. The simple flavours are sure to tingle your palate.
Sightseeing destinations in Dharmasthala
Exuding a history of nearly eight centuries, Dharmasthala offers many architectural and spiritual delights that you can visit with a Mysore Wheels car rental:
1. Dharmasthala Temple
The Sri Manjunatha Swamy Temple, also known as the Dharmasthala Temple, is one of the most famous and revered temples of this town. The presiding deity, Lord Manjunatheshwara, is worshipped here in the form of a Shivalinga. The temple is unique because of the combination of Hinduism, Vaishnavas, and Jainism. The architecture of the temple belongs to the age of the Sapta-Konkana region.
There is no entry fee for the temple and is open for worship from 6 am to 8 pm every day. With a Mysore to Dharmasthala car rental you can easily reach the place.
2. Bahubali Statue
The colossal monolithic statue of Lord Bahubali was built in 1973 by the Heggade family and on Ratnagiri Hill near River Netravati. The figure stands at a massive 57 meters of height and is carved out of a single rock.
It has an entry fee of approx. Rs 200 per person and is open from 8 am to 7 pm daily.
#Trivia: The statue is regarded as one of the world’s largest free-standing statues and depicts the time Lord Bahubali stood motionless for nearly a year in deep penance.
#TravelerTip: Men have to take off their shirts while visiting the statue, while women have to wear non-revealing clothing.
3. Annappa Betta
A men-only temple, it is a shrine of the four Dharma Daivas or Gods and is also known as Badinede Betta. No women and children are allowed in the temple.
4. Sri Chandranatha Swamy Basadi
It is one of the holy shrines of the four dharma Daivas or Gods and is built in complete marble that you can reach with a rental car from Mysore Wheels. It holds tremendous significance to the Jain religion.
What to do in Dharmasthala
Besides visiting the temples in Dharmasthala, you can visit the Manjusha Museum, a privately-owned museum of the Heggade family and understand the town’s rich history and culture. It houses a three-century-old Veena of Vidhwan Veena Sheshanna and has a beautiful display of temple chariots outside the museum.
With a Mysore to Dharmasthala car rental, you will have enough time to explore all the popular places to visit in Dharmasthala with plenty of time left for enjoying other activities.
If you wish to spend some time amidst scenic and peaceful atmosphere, you can visit Netravati River Barrage and enjoy the splendor of the place. The barrage has facilities for a bath and also houses a nature care hospital nearby. The hospital practices the system of the Panch Bhoothas or five elements of cleaning.
Situated at the foot of Chamundi Hills lies the beautiful glittering city of Mysore, erstwhile Mysuru. It exudes a rich cultural history and has earned a moniker ‘Cultural Capital of Karnataka.’ There are many notable tourist places to visit in Mysore such as the Mysore Palace, Jaganmohan Palace, Somanthapura, Brindavan Garden, Mysore Zoo, and much more. It is famous for its Mysore Silk and traditional Mysore paintings.
If you have a penchant for exploring different places of India, pack your bags for a delightful journey from Mysore to Dharmasthala today offered by Mysore Wheels.
Book an affordable car rental from Mysore to Dharmasthala Car rental service and tour the temple city in comfort and style. Choose Mysore Wheels for your car rental needs and drive a first-class car at an economy price. Our fleet has a broad array of vehicles at competitive rates. A car rental from Mysore Wheels is your solution for comfortable and affordable travel in and around Dharmasthala.