Best Time to Visit
Early morning and evening is the best time to visit. During evening, the pictures near peacock temple may not be very bright, as the sun is in the opposite direction. But the sunset view from the hill is spectacular. It can be visited all round the year.
Distance from Bangalore
50-70 km depending on where you stay. Since we stay close to Tumkur Road, it was a 1 hour(50 km) drive for us.
Time to Spend
2-3 hours, if you are planning to trek Mandargiri.
Other Places to Visit Nearby
Shivagange, Devarayanadurga Hills, Irakasandra Tank
It is best to carry your own food and water. Water bottles and some snacks are available at the base of the hill