This area was a sleepy village in the outskirts of Bangalore city until the late 90’s. But gradually due to IT and ITES boom and its close proximity to HAL Airport, Whitefield, Sarjapura and Indiranagar, this area turned into a self-sufficient township. There are many malls and super markets that have come up in the vicinity of Marathahalli. The Innovative Multiplex is the first of its kind mall to come in Marathahalli. The locality has also many IT companies and flats that have come up in this part of the city. A six lane railway over bridge near the Marathahalli junction connects Kundalahalli and HAL Road.
Marathahalli has many religious places of worship. One can find many temples in and around Marathahalli. Some of the temples are Sai Baba Temple, Sree Kaveramma Temple, Sri Muneshwara Swamy Temple, and Subramanya Temple. The lord Shiva statue on the Old Airport Road and the Marathalli Bridge are the major landmarks. Besides these there are many hospitals and educational institutions in Marathahalli that provide superior quality education and world class medical services.
Marathalli is approx 20 Kms from the core of Bangalore city is one of the pleasing localities in Bangalore. Marathahalli has good network of roads and better public transport system. The Outer Ring Road which passes through Marathahalli is one of the busiest roads in this locality. There are many IT and ITES companies that have come up in this place like Ecospace and Prestige Business Park. Since area is close to Sarjapura, Domlur, Belandur and Koramangala, the locality has transformed into an IT hub. This place has better means of public transport system. One can board any ordinary or Volvo buses to reach their destination as all the buses passes through this junction. BMTC buses are operational to all the major areas in Bangalore city like Silk Board, HSR Layout, Hosur Road, Banashankari, Majestic, Market, Shivaji Nagar, Hebbal and Kengeri. Further more Marathalli is well connected by railways and the nearest railway stations are Carmelaram and Whitefield. Marathalli is at very close distance to the Old Airport and the new International airport near Devanahalli is approx 45 Kms from Marathalli.
Off late due to commercialization in form of shopping malls, multiplexes, eating joints and vehicular traffic, this locality is posing many problems to the residents in form of air pollution, noise pollution. One can visit www.propetykhazana.com for more updates about Marathahalli.