Hills in Karnataka

Hills in Karnataka

Top Hills in Karnataka recommended by travellers

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Madikeri, Talacauvery
  • Type: Hill
Madikeri, Talacauvery
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
5.5/ 7 1
2 Ratings
Madikeri is a major destination of tourists visiting Talacauvery (Talakaveri), situated at a distance of about 48 km away at an altitude of 1525 m above the sea level. Madikeri hill station was named as Muddurajakeri, after its founder Muddu Raja, the prince of the Haleri... Read More »
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Chamundi Hills, Mysore
  • Type: Hill
Chamundi Hills, Mysore
Rank 54
Ranked 54 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
6/ 7 1
132 Ratings & 99 Reviews
Chamundi Hills, one of the prime attractions of Mysore, is also an acclaimed landmark of the destination. Chamundi Hills is located at an altitude of 1065 meters above sea level, to the south-east of Mysore city.   The Chamundeshwari Temple, atop Chamundi Hills, is... Read More »
"A first place to visit"2 weeks ago "Great Place"2 months ago
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Kodachadri, Shimoga
  • Type: Hill
Kodachadri, Shimoga
Rank 138
Ranked 138 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
7/ 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Kodachadri or Kudajadri is a peak of the Western Ghats in Shimoga District of Karnataka, located at a distance of about 115 km from Shimoga town. Lying at an altitude of about 1343 m above the sea level, Kodachadri is home to diverse species of flora and fauna. The prime... Read More »
"Place for the brave"Aug 26, 2014 "The best in Shimoga"Dec 19, 2013
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Mullayanagiri, Chikmagalur
Rank 142
Ranked 142 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
5.9/ 7 1
70 Ratings & 60 Reviews
Mullayanagiri, the highest peak in Karnataka, is located in the Baba Budan Giri Range of the Western Ghats. Standing at an altitude of 1,930 m above sea level, it is the highest peak between the Himalayas and the Nilgiris. Tourists can relax at this site that maintains a... Read More »
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Matanga Hill, Hampi
  • Type: Hill
Matanga Hill, Hampi
Rank 163
Ranked 163 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
6.7/ 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Matanga Hill, located in Hampi is well known for its association with the epic Ramayana. Today, it is a hotspot tourist destination because of its temples and trekking tracks. Standing on the roof of Veerabhadra Temple on top of the Hill one gets a magnificent view of the... Read More »
Gopalaswamy Betta, Chamarajanagar
  • Type: Hill
Gopalaswamy Betta, Chamarajanagar
Rank 209
Ranked 209 of 924
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Average Rating
4.5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Gopalaswamy Betta is one of the highest peaks in the Bandipur National Park, which is situated near a 13th century fort of the Palegars. This mountain peak measures about 1454 m and is also popularly known as the Himvad Gopalaswamy Betta. Herds of white elephants can be easily... Read More »
"Good view"Dec 1, 2013
Devarayanadurga, Tumkur
  • Type: Hill
Devarayanadurga, Tumkur
Rank 210
Ranked 210 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
6.9/ 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Devarayanadurga is a popular hill station, at a height of 3940 ft, near the natural spring Naamada Chilume. The hilltop has the Yoga Narasimha and Bhoga Narasimha temples. A famous car festival is also conducted here annually, in the months of March and April, for celebrating... Read More »
Brahmagiri, Kabini
  • Type: Hill
  • Entry: Paid
Brahmagiri, Kabini
Rank 227
Ranked 227 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Brahmagiri, a mountain range in the Western Ghats, is situated on the border of the Kodagu District in Karnataka. It also forms the border of Wayanad District of Kerala state on the south. Having an elevation of 1,608 m above sea level, Brahmagiri Hill is well forested and has... Read More »
  • Type: Hill
Kanakagiri, Koppal
Rank 258
Ranked 258 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Kanakagiri, meaning the 'Hill of God', is located in the Gangavathi taluk on the main Gangavati-Lingasugur Road. Most of the temples here have been constructed by the Kanakagiri Naiks. The Kanakachalapathi temple is one of the prime attractions of the site. This temple has... Read More »
Baba Budan Giri Hills, Chikmagalur
  • Type: Hill
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Baba Budan Giri Hills, Chikmagalur
Rank 274
Ranked 274 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
5.9/ 7 1
16 Ratings & 12 Reviews
Baba Budan Giri Hills, famous for its distinct forest range, is a pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Muslims. The hill range, also known as Dattagiri Hill Range, is popular among tourists keen on hiking and trekking. Dattagiri along with Mullayanagiri are two famous mountain... Read More »
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  • Type: Hill
Karighatta, Srirangapatna
Rank 282
Ranked 282 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Karighatta is a hill that has been mentioned in the ancient texts, as 'Neelachala' meaning 'Blue Mountain'. Having an elevation of 2,697 m above sea level, the hill is home to an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Vaikunta Srinivasa, popularly known as Lord Vishnu. Installed by... Read More »
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Sunset point, Agumbe
Rank 301
Ranked 301 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
6.5/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Sunset Point, also known as the Sunset View Point, is located on one of the highest peaks of the Western Ghats and provides views of the setting sun on the horizon of the Arabian Sea. This point is situated at the 14th hair-pin bend of the mountainous road that leads to... Read More »
Kodachadri Hills, Maravanthe
Rank 315
Ranked 315 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
The Kodachadri Hills is situated in the Western Ghats. It is at a height of 4411 ft above sea level, from where views of the evergreen forest are available. Trekking can be done here. the trail starts at the South Kanara Forest.  Read More »
Kodachadri Hills, Kollur
Rank 322
Ranked 322 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
6.8/ 7 1
6 Ratings & 6 Reviews
Kodachadri Hills are covered with dense forests in the Western Ghats and form the background to the Sri Kollur Mookambika Temple. The words Kodacha or Kodashi mean hill that have been combined with a Sanskrit word, 'Adri' to call the mountain as Kodachadri. The Kodachadri... Read More »
"The best scenic place"Aug 25, 2014 "Best trekking spot"Aug 21, 2014
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Kumara Parvatha, Kukke-Subrahmanya
  • Type: Hill
Kumara Parvatha, Kukke-Subrahmanya
Rank 336
Ranked 336 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
5.8/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
The Kumara Parvatha is the most attractive peak of the Western Ghats in Dakshina Kannada District. This 4000 ft high peak has numerous white stones that are known as 'Saligramams'. The Shivalingas with six faces, also known as the 'Kumaralingas', can also be seen here. Read More »
"Trekking only on weekends."Oct 7, 2013 "Excellent"Aug 20, 2013
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  • Type: Hill
Kumbara Gudda, Bellary
Rank 367
Ranked 367 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Kumbara Gudda, is the sister of Bellary Hill and is known by another name - Face Hill as well. It has received such a name due to the southeast view of this hill, which bears resemblance to the side angle of a human face. This hill is renowned for its naturally created carved... Read More »
  • Type: Hill
Tadiandamol Peak, Tadiandamol
Rank 402
Ranked 402 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Tadiandamol Peak, at 5724 ft above sea level, is considered as the second highest peak in Karnataka. Situated in the Western Ghats, this peak is ideal for trekking. Another attraction is the Nalaknad Palace that was built in 1792. This palace was earlier used for seeking... Read More »
Brahmagiri peak, Coorg
Rank 420
Ranked 420 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
6.8/ 7 1
6 Ratings & 4 Reviews
One of the most fascinating temples is the majestic Bhangandeshwara temple which has a Kerala style of architecture. It is situated at the convergence of the underground rivers, Sujyoti, Cauvery and Kanike. The temple has a copper roof with the exterior intricately carved with... Read More »
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Kundadri Hills, Agumbe
  • Type: Hill
Kundadri Hills, Agumbe
Rank 460
Ranked 460 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
Average Rating
6.5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
The Kundadri Hills is situated in the Thirthahalli Taluk of Shimoga District, at an average elevation of about 3,200 ft above sea level. This hill is a monolithic rock formation dotted with thick forests and numerous streams. The hill is known for an ancient Jain Temple... Read More »
"Awesome place"Oct 30, 2013
  • Type: Hill
Nrupatunga Hill, Hubli
Rank 540
Ranked 540 of 924
Places to Visit in Karnataka
This is a very popular picnic spot nestled on the Unakal Hill in Hubli.  From the site, tourists can enjoy a full range view of Hubli. It is a great escape from the pollution, crowd and congestion of the city. Atop the hill, there is also a Devi temple. This sought... Read More »
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