Nagari is a semi-agrarian and semi-industrialised city, situated on the bank of river Kusasthali. This place is popular for Nagari hills and has many well established textile industries and numerous temples. Tourists visit this place for picnic, expedition and mountaineering activities that has gradually become popular traveller's destination.
One of the highest cliffs present here is popularly known as Nagari Nose, which has 855 metres elevation. It has been named so because it is quite similar to a human nose.
Sri Desamma Vari is the famous temple in vicinity; visited by tourists with the belief that eye problem can be cured by pouring the abhishekam water inside the sanctorum.