Tourist Places to Visit in Karnataka

Tourist Places to visit in KarnatakaTourist Places to visit in Karnataka

Karnataka is located in the southwestern region of India. It is one of the most beautiful state of India. It was formed on 1 November 1956. At the time state was named as the State of Mysore. Later it was renamed to Karnataka in 1973. Karnataka is the 7th largest state in India in terms of area and it has 30 districts. Kannada is an official language of Karnataka. 1st of November is celebrated as the Kannada Rajyotsava (Formation of Karnataka). Here I have listed the best tourist places to visit in Karnataka, India.

Bengaluru is the capital of Karnataka and is known as the Silicon Valley, name reveals Bangalore’s status as a hub for information technology companies in India. Also one of the fastest growing states in the country. Karnataka state has 2 international and 13 domestic airports.

Rivers in Karnataka

Rivers in Karnataka India
Rivers in Karnataka India

Karnataka filled with natural diversities. The rivers in Karnataka are a source of water for drinking, household, and agriculture purposes. These are some of the largest rivers in the state and drain towards the Bay of Bengal. Kaveri (Cauvery) also called Dakshina Ganga, is one of the largest rivers in Karnataka state and originates from the district of Coorg (Kodagu). It is called as Talakaveri, a famous pilgrimage and tourist places in Coorg (Kodagu). There are many cool places to visit in Karnataka and check the below list of rivers name and their located district.

  • Kaveri – Coorg (Kodagu)
  • Tungabhadra – Chikmagalur
  • Penner – Chikkaballapura
  • Kali – Uttara Kannada
  • Palar – Kolar
  • Arkavati – Chikkaballapura
  • Bhadra – Chikmagalur
  • Chakra – Udupi
  • Gangavalli – Dharwad
  • Malaprabha – Belgaum
  • Kumaradhara – Dakshina Kannada
  • Mandovi – Belgaum
  • Netravati – Chikmagalur
  • Ponnaiyar – Chikkaballapur
  • Sharavathi – Shimoga
  • Shimsha Tumkur
  • Tunga – Chikmagalur
  • Varada – Shimoga

List of Best Tourist Places to Visit in Karnataka

Best Tourist Places to Visit in Karnataka
Best Tourist Places to Visit in Karnataka

Karnataka state is one of the main tourist destinations. Major cities are Bengaluru (Bangalore), Mysoru (Mysore), Hubballi (Hubli), Mangaluru (Mangalore) and Belgaum. According to population Bengaluru is a number one city. Here we have listed some of the best places you must visit.

  • Agumbe
  • Aihole and Pattadakallu Monuments
  • Badami Rocks
  • Bandipur National Parks
  • Bangalore palace
  • Belur and Halebidu Temples
  • Bidar and many more.
  • Bidar Fort
  • Chikmagalur Coffee estate
  • Chitradurga
  • Dandeli
  • Dharmasthala
  • Gokarna and Karwar Beach
  • Gol Gumbaz Tomb
  • Gommateshvara Statue
  • Gulbarga
  • Hampi Bazaar
  • Jog and Sivasamudram Waterfall
  • Jog falls, Shimoga
  • Krishna Raja Sagara and Tungabhadra Dam
  • Kudremukh and Mulayyanagiri Peak
  • Kuduremukha
  • Aranya dhama Kushalnagar
  • Golden Temple Kushalnagar
  • Lalbagh and Brindavan Gardens
  • Madikeri (Coorg)
  • Mahindra resorts Coorg
  • Majarabad fort Sakaleshpur
  • Murudeshwara Temple & beach
  • Mysore Palace
  • Mysore Zoo
  • Nagarhole
  • Regional & Wax Museum Mysore
  • Talakaveri Coorg
  • Thala kaveri Coorg
  • Udupi Temple
  • Water falls in Coorg
  • Wonder la Bangalore


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4 thoughts on “Tourist Places to Visit in Karnataka”
  1. Really thanks for sharing this useful post !! coorg is a nice place to visit for holidays and I will definitely visit all these places with my friends.

  2. Thank you so much for this informative post. Here you explained everything about this post. I really appreciate your writings. You have perfectly explained all the details of the topic.

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