Chennarayana Durga

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Rated 3.4 / 5 - based on 100 reviews
Attractions : Fort, Trek
Season : January to December
Weather : Summer (23 to 34°C), Winter (15 to 30°C)


Chennarayana Durga is a fort constructed in the 17 th century by Madhugiri ruler Channappa Gowda. Over time, it was occupied by Marathas, Wodeyars of Mysore and Tippu Sultan. There are Devnagari inscriptions on the fort walls. There are caves, water tanks and other structures all along the Chennarayana Durga Fort.

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Trek and Nature

The trek is quite challenging. The terrain is rocky and steep sometimes. Due to it's rocky terrain, there is good grip while climbing. It is recommended that proper trekking or rock climbing shoes be worn for this climb.

Things to do in Chennarayana Durga

  • Trek the Fort.
  • Enjoy the surroundings and the journey enroute the peak.

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Travel Guide

How to reach Chennarayana Durga

There is good bus connectivitiy from Bengaluru to Madhugiri.

Nearest Bus Station:-

Madhugiri is the nearest bus station. Chennarayana Durga Fort is just 9 km away.

Nearest railway station:-

Tumakuru is the nearest railway station. From Tumkur, Siddarabetta is 36 km away.

Nearest airport:-

Bangalore is the nearest airport.

How to reach Chennarayana Durga from Bangalore


There are KSRTC buses available from Bengaluru to Madhugiri. From Madugiri, Chennarayana Durga is just 9 km away.

Car / Taxi

Bengaluru to Devarayana Durga distance is 104 km. From Bengaluru, connect to Tumkur road and continue along National Highway 4. Take Koratagere Main road /Tumkur road /Tumkur-Koratagere Highway/Tumkur-Madhugiri Highway to reach Chennarayana Durga. This route goes through Nelamangala, Tumkur, Thimmalapura to reach Chennarayana Durga.


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