View from atop Jogimatti
Another site close to Chitradurga is the Adumalleshwara Temple and the adjoining zoo garden, housing many animals and birds. It has a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva inside the premises.
Chitradurga is accessible by road and rail from all the important cities of Karnataka.
The nearest airport is the Kempegowda International Airport, in Bengaluru. Going by road is a faster way to reach the town
The state transport department (KSRTC) has daily buses from all important cities to durga, it is well connected.
However to travel within the town having own transport is convenient. The town also has its own public buses and auto service.
Places to visit around Chitradurga: Jogimatti hill station, Chandavalli archaeological ruin site, Murga Vana, Ankali Mutt, Adumalleshwara Temple, Vani Vilas Sagar Dam.
Things not to miss- Mirchi-Mandakki
Important Pointers: Obtain permission from the Forest department before going to Jogimatti. The hill is home to bears, leopards and other small mammals hence maintain silence. While travelling to Chandavalli site, carry hand-held torches or head-lamps for going inside the caves. Watch out for bats!
Lastly the most important things: Do not litter the places you visit, please carry back your trash, respect the local rules and mostly enjoy your journey and make memories to have a wonderful travel story.