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|Attractions||: Dam, Garden, Musical fountain|
|Season||: January to December|
Tungabhadra dam is constructed along the Tungabhadra river which is a tributary of the river Krishna. The construction of this structure was completed in the year 1953. The main architect of this dam was Dr Thirumala Iyengar. The purpose of this dam is for irrigation, power generation and flood control. The dam can store 101 tmcft of water at full capacity.
The dam is a massive structure. The view from the top is quite impressive. E
Gardens have been setup surrounding the TB dam. There is also a musical fountain which starts at approximately 7 to 7:30 pm.
Hospet is the nearest bus station.
Hospet is the nearest railway station.
Hubli is the nearest airport located 160 km away. Belgaum airport is 270 km away. Both these airports have moderate connectivity to other parts of India. The best way would be to take a flight to Bangalore and take a bus or trian from there to Hospet.