Tourist Places

The Tourism Department, Government of Karnataka, plays an active role and acts as a catalyst in placing Karnataka on the list of must-visit places in India through several policy formulation measures that cover Infrastructure development at tourism destinations, Skill development for better employment opportunities, Mega Circuit Development and Last mile connectivity. It also provides fiscal incentives that come from policy formulation like providing subsidies & etc


The Department of Tourism, set up in 1974, focuses on implementing the Tourism Department’s decisions and undertaking overseas/ domestic promotion and publicity. It has 27 district offices. It aggressively promotes the State, and its sustained marketing promotions and campaigns have finally made the world sit up and take notice of the ‘Many Worlds’ that make up this vibrant state.

tippu sultans birth place

Tipu Sultan’s Birthplace

Tipu Sultan was born in Devanahalli in 1750. The birthplace of Tipu Sultan,…

Vishwa Shanti Ashrama, Vijaya Vittala Mandir

Vishwa Shanti Ashrama, Vijaya Vittala Mandir

Sant Keshavadas established Vishwa Shanti Ashram in Arasinakunte village on Bangalore – Tumkur…

shivgange hill view

Shivagange

The place was under the control of Hoysala kings and the queen Shanthala,…

chika madure temple

Sri Shanimahathma Temple, Chikka Madhure

On the banks of the Madhure Kere Lake in Chikka Madhure in Kanaswadi…

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Ghati Subramanya

Ghati Subramanya is an ancient Hindu temple, situated on the outskirts of Bangalore…

venugopalswamy temple

Venugopalaswamy Temple

The small town inside the strong walls of Devanahalli fort has many temples….

Makali durga panoramic view

Makalidurga

Is a hill fort situated near the village of the same name. It…

Devanhalli Fort

Devanahalli Fort

The history of Devanahalli dates back to 15th century, when a family of…