India | Karnataka


Avathi is located in Bangalore Rural District of Karnataka. It is around 40 km north-east of Bangalore.

Surrounded by rocky hills and lush green fields, Avathi is famous for Gautama Girikshetra, a hillock, and Channakeshava temple built in Vijayanagar style.

Gautama Girikshetra houses Thimmarayaswamy temple, three natural springs and a cave, believed to have once linked Avathi with Tirupati. The hill also provides a panoramic view of the countryside.

Nearest airport is Bangalore International Airport. Nearest railhead is Devanahalli Railway Station are the nearest railheads.

Updated on 17th December, 2015
District: Bangalore Rural


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