Overlooking the confluence of River Kaveri and Lokapavani, this much-revered temple invites devotees to worship Lord Srinivasa, an avatar of Lord Vishnu. Encompassed by a serene ambience, this temple is located atop a hill famously called Karighatta (Black Hill) and enchants everyone with its peaceful and religious vibes. Associated with many legends and folklore, this temple is quite famous among the locals and counted as one of the top attractions near Srirangapatna in the Mandya district of Karnataka.
Reached by a paved road running through the hill or by climbing through a series of 450 steps, the temple promises to reward you with stunning views of grasslands and forests that make the serene environs around Karighatta. Whether you are a trekking enthusiast, a history buff, a seeker of religion, a nature lover, a birding fan or a shutterbug, this place promises to never disappoint anyone.