Malkhed is 40 km away from Gulbarga
. Lying on the banks of Kagini River, Malkhed is between Gulbarga and
and 12 km from Sedam. Previously it was called Manyakhet, the ancient capital of the
. The village has a Jain temple called
Shri Malkhed Tirth
The nearest railway station is at Gulbarga. Bus facilities are available to Malkhed from Gulbarga.