Yadgir is a town in Gulbarga District
in north Karnataka
. It is a place of historical importance. Once ruled by the Kalyani Chalukyas
and Adil Shahi
Sultans, Yadgir is dotted with many historical relics. It has a majestic hill fort with three rounds of fortifications. There are three ancient temples, medieval mosques, tanks and wells on top of the hill. The barren landscape below offers a magnificent view. Yadgir, 71 km from Gulbarga
, is approachable by road and rail. Yadgir has its own railway station
. State Highway 15
passes through Yadgir.