Kushalnagar (also Kushalanagara) is a beautiful town that is in the border of Coorg, connecting the Mysore district is in between Mangalore and Mysore. Comes under Somwarpet Taluk and there is a proposal to make Kushalnagar a taluk all by itself.
According to popular myth, the name was given by Hyder Ali who was camped there when he received news of the birth of his son Tipu and called it as Kushyal nagar (“town of gladness”).
Kushalnagar has a lot of tourist attraction points, the town doesn’t have ups and downs of the projected hill, which makes its land more stable and made town to be accommodate all kinds of business. This is the reason why people migrate more towards this town.
Following are nearest airports to reach Kushalnagar
- Mysore Airport. About 100 km away which takes around 2 hours of travelling via road.
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- Kannur Airport. About 103 km away and takes around 3 hours to reach Kushalnagar by road.
(updated Aug 2019)
- Manglore Airport. 173 km away, it takes around 4 hours to reach Kushalnagar by road. (updated Aug 2019)