Hassan is just 192 kms from Bangalore. It has several place for a tourist to visit, especially Sharavanabelagola can be covered in a day trip. Read more about Hassan here.

Votehole Dam near Hassan

The Votehole Dam is constructed across the river Votehole  flowing through the Kaveri basin in Southern India. The dam is situated in Lakkenahally village near the city of Hassan, Karnataka. The dam is used primarily for the purpose of irrigation of the surrounding areas. The construction of the Votehole dam was completed in the year […]

Hasanamba Temple

hassanamba temple, hassan

District: Hassan Town: Hassan Temple: Hasanamba Temple Though there are hundreds of temples that are historically and religiously significant to many people in the Hassan district of Karnataka, the Hasanamba temple dedicated to Shakti is particularly significant and unique in many ways. Hasanamba Temple – Overview The town Hasan was named after the presiding deity […]

Hemavathy Dam, Gorur

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Hemavathy Dam is constructed across the river Hemavathy, an important tributary of the river Kaveri. The dam is located in Gorur, near the city of Hassan in Karnataka. Built in 1979, the reservoir has been serving multiple purposes of providing water supply for drinking and other purposes and for irrigation of the agricultural land of […]

Hoysala Village Resort

Resort Overview Hoysala Village Resort is located at Hassan in the Malanad region of Karnataka. Located at a distance of 197 km from Bangalore, it offers a rejuvenating getaway from the hectic city life. Situated 957 m feet above sea level, Hoysala Village Resort offers simple but comfortable accommodation against the backdrop of the beautiful […]

Sri Lakshmi Venkataramanaswamy Temple

District: Hassan Town: Mavinakere Temple: Sri Lakshmi Venkataramanaswamy temple Sri Lakshmi Venkataramanaswamy Temple One of the most beautiful places in the state of Karnataka is the region that surrounds the Mavinakere Sri Lakshmi Venkataramanaswamy temple in the Hassan district. Situated atop a small hill, the temple overlooks the surrounding countryside and lush greenery so that […]

Lakshmi Devi Temple

District: Hassan Town: Doddagaddavalli Temple: Lakshmi Devi Temple Lakshmi Devi Temple – Overview The Lakshmi Devi temple is situated at Doddagaddavalli, which is a village in the district of Hassan. It is located about 16 kilometres from Hassan and is enroute to Belur. The Lakshmi Devi temple was built during the Hoyasala rule in 1114 […]

Lakshmi Narasimha Temple, Nuggehalli

District: Hassan Town: Nuggehalli Temple: Lakshmi Narasimha Temple Lakshmi Narasimha Temple Lakshmi Narasimha Temple – Overview The Lakshmi Narasimha temple was built in the year 1246. It lies in the town of Nuggehali in the Hassan district. The district of Nuggehali is home to intricately carved Hoysala temples which include the Lakshminarasimha temple and the […]

Ishvara Temple

District: Hassan Town: Arsikere Temple: Ishvara Temple Ishvara Temple Ishvara Temple – Overview The beautiful Hoysala Ishvara temple is situated at Arasikere. The extraordinary 16 pointed mantapa is the prime attraction here. In addition to this mantapa, there is an asymmetrically shaped shrine. The Ishvara temple is located in the Hassan district of Karnataka State. […]

Amaragiri Malekal Tirupati Temple

District: Hassan Town: Arsikere Temple: Amaragiri Malekal Tirupati Hill Amaragiri Malekal Tirupati Temple Amaragiri Malekal Tirupati Temple – Overview The Lakshmi Venkatramana Swamy temple is also known as Amaragiri Malekal Tirupathi temple. It lies in the town of Arsikere in the district of Hassan, in Karanataka State. The Amaragiri Malekar Tirupati temple has about 1300 […]

Places near by Hassan

Belur This quaint hamlet – 38 kms from Hassan – is located on the banks of the river Yagachi. It was once capital of the Hoysala empire, today made unforgettable for its exquisite temples. The Shennakeshava temple is one of the finest examples of Hoysala architecture. It took 103 years to complete this architectural marvel. […]