Tumakuru: Land Of Coconut Trees!

Written By

Gopika VC

Tumkur is a beautiful town and Karnataka's industrial city. This getaway is surrounded by scenic beauty and mountains.It is a holy or religious city.

From Devarayanadurga, Namadachilime is about 3 km away. Lord Rama was supposed to introduce Namada Chilume during the Thethra Yuga.

Namada Chilume

Shivaganga Hill is an amazing mountain peak and a place that everyone should see when they are in Bangalore. It's also a great place for people who like to hike.

Shivaganga Hills

The forest surrounds the rocky hills, which have temples on top. It was created by Krishna Devaraya of Vijayanagar and is peaceful.

Devarayanadurga State Forest

The fort was built in the 17th century by Chikka Devaraja Wadiya, who was the 14th king of the Wadiya dynasty in Mysore.

Devarayanadurga Fort

It was built by the King of Mysore, Krishnaraj Wodeyar-IV, with the help of his Diwan, Sir M Visweswaraiah.

Markonahalli Dam

It is a temple dedicated to the famous Yoganarasimha Swamy. From the time of the Cholas, the beautiful temple has been known to have existed.

Yoganarasimha Swamy Temple

This temple is a good place to go if you want to get away from the busy city and your busy schedule.

Mahima Garuda Ranganatha Swamy Temple

It's a 2000-year-old temple with enormous historical significance. Nature surrounds this lovely spot.

Bhoga Narasimha Temple

It is one of the most beautiful hill forts in the state. A Jain temple, Mallinatha Basti, is located nearby this fort.

Madhugiri Fort