Yadgir city, historically known as Yetagiri, is situated in Karnataka. About 496 km away from Bangalore, Yadgir is through which River Bhima flows boosting the industrialisation of the region. The place has medieval mosques, temples, monuments and a majestic hill fort. It is known for fuel and sugar industries and the city’s Sanna Kere tank. Yadgir has plenty natural resources, the most popular being uranium that is used for the purpose of power generation and defence. Rail and road are the best modes of transportation to Yadgir. The months between October and March are ideal to visit Yadgir.
Places to Stay
Local homestays are available at Yadgir.
The official language of Yadgir is Kannada.
Some of the popular events of Yadgir include Deepavali (November) and the colourful festival of Basavanneppa.
Places of Interest
Dhab Dabi Waterfalls (30 km from Yadgir) is a beautiful tourist destination that one can visit during the monsoon season. Sanna Kere tank is a must visit.
How to Get There
Sholapur Airport (159.7 km away) is the nearest airport.
The railway station at Yadgir is one of the largest railway stations on the Hyderabad-Karnataka route.
Yadgir enjoys good road connectivity to cities such as Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Tirupati, Pune and Kanyakumari. Some of the bus operators connecting to Yadgir are Swagatam Holidays, Pavit Travels and Meenakshi Bus. When you are booking a bus ticket online ensure that you log on to a good bus booking portal like Ticketgoose.com.