The town gets its name from the Kundeshwar temple
which is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.
The town gets its name from the Kundeshwar temple which is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Kundapur taluk has a population of over 100 thousand people.The language spoken is called Kundapur Kannada and it is essentially restricted in use by people hailing from this taluk.
This region is well frequented by tourists and has excellent transportation facilities. There are a number of beautiful beaches of which the most breathtaking sight is the Marvanthe beach located around 15 km from the town.
Other famous tourist spots comprise of the well known Kollur Mookambika temple situated an hour from from here.Frequent buses are available to the temple town.