Bargur is a town situated between Krishnagiri
and Natrampalli, in Krishnagiri District
, Tamil Nadu
. It spans over an area of about 24 sq km. Neighboring towns linked with Bargur are Mallapadi in the east,
in the west, Salinayanapalli in the north and Siganalapalli in the south-east. The town is about 40 km east of Krishnagiri and 23 km west of Jolarpettai.
Bargur is famous for its textile industry. The town houses many educational institutions and industrial establishments.
, the Garden City of India, is around 100 km away. Tourist spots in the neighborhood include Krishnagiri Dam
, Government Museum
, Rayakottah Fort
, Vainu Bappu Observatory at Kavalur, Hogenakkal Waterfalls
and Tillany Fine Arts Museum and Gallery
Bangalore International Airport
is the nearest airport. Bargur can be approached from Krishnagiri and Vaniyambadi by road.
National Highway 46
passes through the town.