A city famous for its amazing religious destinations, Tumkur is located in the state of Karnataka and is an administrative district. The district headquarters are situated at Tumkur which is spread in an area of 10,598 sq Kms. Tumkur is a beautiful hilly area which is bounded by river valleys. Jayamangala and Shimsha are the major rivers which supplies its water to this place.
The town is a very popular tourist destination which is majorly prominent for its natural surrounding and beautiful backdrops. Tumkur Travel Guide is full of references to the religious destinations and serene spots of the area. Pavagada Fort, Aralaguppe, Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple, Sree Siddaganga Mutt, Kalleshwara Temple and Goravanahalli Mahalakshmi Temple are the famous religious places of Tumkur.
The Shivaganga hill is a renowned tourist place near Tumkur which is a conical structure with four faces and is very famous between pilgrims across the country. It is one of the popular tourist places in the state of Karnataka.