The name Badiadka derived from Badi - temple and adka - ground now known as kinnimani poomani temple. Still you can see the old temple in the ground in Badiadka town. This place is on the top of a small hill and scenery is eye catching. The state highway to Karnataka passes through the town. Badiadka is the centre point to connect Kumbla, Uppala, Kasargod, Mulleria-Mercara and Puttur. Bolukatta is a prominent ground in Badiadka where many local sports and cricket is actively played.
Perdala Mosque is situated on the top of a small hill and the Uroos festival once in every two year is famous in this area. Festival in Perdala Udaneshwara temple is also famous among other communities.
A view of Badiadka Town in the evening