Kodagu set to gain from proximity to Kannur airport

The newly opened Kannur international Airport has added smiles to Karnataka’s bordering district of Kodagu.
the closest airport from Madikeri, Gonikoppal, and Kushalnagar is Kannur, and tourism stakeholders are hoping that the brand new airport might also prove a massive advantage for vacationer footfall within the espresso land.
Kushalnagar, a industrial town surrounded with the aid of tourism hotspots, is around 100 km from Kannur, at the same time as Madikeri and Gonikoppal are approximately ninety five km and 55 km, respectively, from the Kerala metropolis.
“actually, the airport will benefit Kodagu, both in terms of enterprise and tourism. whether or not the gain can be felt without delay needs to be seen. 
The Karnataka authorities ought to take instantaneous steps to broaden the single-lane street until the border to facilitate vacationer arrivals.whilst the journey through street from Bengaluru to Madikeri takes approximately 5 hours, the direction from Kannur to Kodagu is less than hours.
The airport could open a brand new gateway for tourism developmentand in the end improve connectivity between the two States, thereby boosting tourism.