Ramanagaram is located in the Bangalore Rural District
. This silk reeling village is about 50km south-west of Bangalore
. It is one of the famous silk cocoon markets in the country. Geographically, the place comprises landscaped rock faces and is ideal for rock climbers.
Regular bus services are available from Bangalore and Bidadi to Ramanagaram. Ramanagaram Railway Station, on the Bangalore-Mysore railway line, serves this place.