The famous ruler of Mysore, the late Tippu Sultan was born at Devanahalli. This place also has the Devanahalli Fort where the Venugopalaswamy temple is found within the strong walls of the Fort. And it may be comparable to the sculptures of Belur and Halebidu and also the walls of the temple portray the pictures from Ramayana and the pillars of the temple have attractive carvings on them.
When Tippu Sultan wan in power he named the place as Yusufabad, later it was revoked and called as Devanahalli. The place of late has seen a major growth of tourist traffic, thanks to the setting of Bangalore International Airport. This Airport is located 5 km south of the town of Devanahalli.
Places to Visit in Devanahalli
Devanahalli which is stone throw away from Bangalore city is a historical and prime places as far as the tourism is concerned. List of places to visit in and around Devanahalli 1. Devanahalli Fort 2. Tippu Memorial 3. Venugopala Swamy Temple 4. Jain Temple 5. Nandi Hills
Devanahalli positioned at approx 30 Kms from the core of the Bangalore city is well connected by bus and train services. Devanahalli lies on the stretch of National Highway 7 and National Highway 207 also passes through Devanahalli. Further to ease the traffic moment it has wide roads in the town and the By-pass. Devanahalli is bound by Doddaballapura, Vijayapura, Hosakote and Yelahanka and so on and also has connectivity with Tumkur and Kolar towns.
Climatic Conditions in Devanahalli
Devanahalli is a pleasant area to live in and has a moderate climate all over the year, being close to Bangalore city, the climate remains stable with 26-30 degrees temperature during summer season and records good rainfall in rainy season. Devanahalli is also well known for agriculture farming and villages in Devanahalli Taluk are famous for floriculture and sericulture.
Real Estate in Devanahalli
Devanahalli was in the headlines for long time due to the realty boom in the area, the complete scenario underwent a drastic change in the meantime. The factors which influenced for the realty boom are the NHAI and the BIAL.
Upcoming Developments in Devanahalli
Mahindra and Mahindra is planning to set up a 250 crore Special Economic Zone catering to the aerospace sector near the airport. QVC realty proposes to acquire 100 acres in this place towards the development of residential township. The state Government of Karnataka is planning to develop Special Economic Zone in this place for creating an aerospace and aircraft manufacturing group. Apart from the above there are many residential and commercial complexes in the area and many new projects are going to emerge in this locality. For more information about Devanahalli one can log on to the website of www.propertykhazana.com.