Tipu Sultan was born in Devanahalli in 1750. The birthplace of Tipu Sultan, located very close to the Devanahalli Fort is just a small pillared enclosure with a stone tablet which declares the place to be the birth place of Tipu Sultan. The area around the enclosure is known as Khas Bagh.
A memorial with a small plaque stands 150 m (160 yd) south-west outside of the fort, stating that Tippu Sultan was born here in 1751. It is about six feet (2 m) tall with a pillared enclosure and square top and bears a stone tablet.The area around the enclosure is known as Khas Bagh and has a dried up stone pond, banana, tamarind and mango plantations. An Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) board outside the fort and at Tippu Sultan’s birthplace declares them to be protected monuments (National Heritage).
How to Reach:
14km from Kempegowda International Airport.
40Km from Bangalore City railway station,
Tipu Sultan Birth place Devanhalli is about 40km from kempegowda bus station, Bangaluru.