Jami Masjid, one of the most beautiful and biggest of mosques, is located at Raichur
. This magnificent structure has two entrances and six massive pillars. Near the Jami Masjid there is a cemetery belonging to the Adil Shahi
dynasty. Remains of an ancient palace and a fort are also seen nearby.
Raichur is about 507 km from Bangalore and 145 km from Bellary. The nearest airport is at Hyderabad (151 km.) Raichur is connected by road and rail to important places in South India.