The town lies in the Malnad region on the magnificent hills of the biodiversity hotspot, the Western Ghats. It has a temperate climate surrounded with lofty bush green hills full of coffee, cardamom, pepper and areca plantations.

It is just 221kms away from Bangalore in a road drive. There are many tourist places near to the Sakleshpur. The things to do and to see are trekking places, waterfalls, spiritual etc..,

The Manjarabad fort in located in the Bangalore to Mangalore National Highway 48, Manjarabad fort is constructed by the Tipu Sultan. The construction was started in the year 1785 and ended in the year 1792. It has been constructed in the star shape. (more…)