Trodly Logo
Search Icon
Search Icon

BELLARY

World India Karnataka Bellary
Not rated
Rate this destination

Bellary district in Karnataka borders with the state of Andhra. The main geographical attraction to the city is the granite hills named as Kumbara Gudda and Ballari Gudda. The city has been named after Goddess Durugamma. The city has a long list of kingdoms, which ruled the city some of them were the Satavahanas, Kadambas, Sevunas, Chalukyas, Kalachuryas and Hoysalas.

There are many events of the great epic Ramayana, which are connected to Bellary. It is believed that when Lord Ram and Lakshman were searching for Sita they met Sugreeva and Hanuman at this place.

Another Attraction for the historians and the archaeological lovers is the Bellary fort. The Bellary fort had been built and ruled by Tipu sultan , who was also known as “The Tiger of Mysore” .The fort has been built on the single colossal rock known to be the second single largest rock mountain in the entire world.

Closer to the city is another world- renowned heritage site known as Hampi. It had been the capital of the famous Vijaynagar Empire. History remembers Hampi for the disastrous Battle of Talikota, fought here, after the battle the ruins of ancient monuments have stood the mayhem caused by humankind and still remind of the grandeur of a long gone times. The city has a pleasant weather all around the year. The best time to visit Bellary is from October to March.

Bellary - THINGS TO KNOW

Category
Historical, City
Languages
Kannada, Telegu, Hindi & English
Altitude
456m
Best time to visit
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Nearby railway stations
Nearby Airports
India Karnataka Bellary

TRAVEL TIPS (0) Recent

Write a travel tip
POST
Be the first to give a tip or leave a comment
Get Routes
travel guide
places to see
Between 0 to 100 kms
All Categories
Adventure
Hills
Jungle
Beaches
Art & History
Religious
Sort by

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

places to see
Trek to Sandakphu
 Darjeeling
From  ₹ 8500 5 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 7900 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 2240 2 Days
places to see
Bir-Billing - Trek & Paraglide
 Bir, Himachal Pradesh
From  ₹ 2400 2 Days
places to see
Saddle Peak National Park Hike
 Diglipur, North Andaman
From  ₹ 2990 9 Hours
places to see
From  ₹ 2530 3 Days
Skip The Queue
travel guide
From  ₹ 3500 2 Days