Tipu Sultan was the son of Hyder Ali, who established the Mysore Sultanate. The two ruled over the Mysore region and offered stiff resistance to British expansion during their lifetime. Interesting Facts About Tipu Sultan Mandyam Iyengars Massacre Around 1,500 members of Mandyam Iyengars community members were allegedly killed by the Tipu’s army. It is […]
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Tipu’s Fort, Bangalore is a must-visit for history buffs. Know more about Bangalore Tipu’s fort, its history and how to reach Tipu Sultan’s Fort.
Rani Jhari, a hidden gem near Chikmagalur, is a viewpoint offering spellbinding views. It is 21 km from Kalasa in the Durgada Halli village and about 70 km from Chikmagalur in Karnataka. Not well known, like the Mullayanagiri and Baba Budangiri peaks in the Chikmagalur region, Rani Jhari Edge Point is an unexplored trekking point. […]
How many of us are aware of the Navadurga or the nine hill forts around Bangalore? They are historic symbols and important treks near Bangalore, all within a 100 km radius of the city. A few of these are popular, a few others that make up the group of nine hill forts around Bangalore are […]
If you like trekking and history and you’re looking for a quick getaway from Mangalore, Gadaikallu in Belthangady is a great choice. This is one of the most favored trekking destinations in south Karnataka. It’s a long trek uphill but it’s a one of its kind experience that opens your eyes to boundless natural beauty […]
The Srikanteshwara Temple In Nanjangud isn’t just a Hindu pilgrimage destination, it’s equally revered for its architecture and Saiva sculptures. The temple is located in Nanjangud, a city also known as the Varanasi of the south. The temple, also known as Nanjundeshwara Temple, is spread out over a large area and is built in a […]
There are many Coronavirus hotspot in Karnataka. From Bangalore to Mysore, the number of COVID-19 red zones and containment zones in the state is increasing. Here is a complete list of COVID-19 hotspots, red, orange, and green zones as well as containment zones in Karnataka. The below-listed areas in Bangalore are completely sealed off by […]
At a distance of a little over 60 kilometers from Mangalore, Karkala is an important Jain pilgrimage site. The town has a number of historical and religious landmarks of which the Chaturmukha Basadi is the most well-known. The temple gets its name from its unique architectural plan wherein the temple is open from all sides. […]
Zeenath Baksh Masjid is a landmark destination in Mangalore. Know more about Zeenath Baksh Masjid, its history, and architecture.
There are many sightseeing options near Mysore. Check out the most visited places near Mysore and add some of them to your next trip. Read on to know more.