Travel Blog by Prashanth M

Photos from Devarayana Durga


Visited Devarayanadurga, one of the three Durgas of Tumukur district. Though plan was to reach the top before Sunrise, was bit late. But still an heavenly place, so near by.Soaking in early morning sun rays

View of Durga/betta/hill from Devarayana durga village

Sun-bathing (?!) on a cool winter morning

A lamp on top of a rock

Fort in ruins

How to reach (Cumulative distance in KMs):

Bangalore – Nelamangala (28)- Dabaspet (50) – Urdigere (65) – Devarayanadurga (81)

Or Bangalore – Tumkur – Devarayanadurga

Similar places of interest:  Achalu betta | Gopalaswamy betta | Kambadahalli | Manchanabele | Bheemeshwari


  1. Wonderful pics..those are… I wanna visit there sometimes.

  2. Love to visit that place.The third picture looks like Stonehenge!!

  3. The first pic is heavenly. thanks for posting it.

  4. great place to go.. quite close to bangalore.. i had a great time there..

  5. 1st snap is simply superb :)

  6. amazing pics..I went there but didnt take my camera and what an experience it was !

  7. Lovely snaps Pulsar-papa :)

  8. Super snaps machan!

  9. the first pic is awesome. In what camera mode was it shot.

  10. lo, did you edit the first one! looks amazin!

  11. prashanth, your camera has better vision than human eyes! it has captured what an ordinary eye would not!

    and the rocks truly rock!

    happy photography in 2008! may you trek more and give us more photos that speak more than words!

  12. Beautiful pictures. I love sun bathing and early morning rays. Just amazing.

  13. First one is majestic!

  14. Prashant,

    the first pic is heavenly. thanks for posting it. not many treks of late?

  15. The picture on top is divine. Are the two chaps there on the rock your friends? Where did you shoot from? Are there more than one peak?

  16. The first photograph looks simply out of this world!

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