Betur

#6 of 10 things to do in Davanagere

Betur is located on the Davangere-Jagalur highway, at a distance of 6 km from Davanagere. This tourist destination is renowned for the architectural style found in its monuments that are from the reign of Chalukya tradition. It is said to have been the capital of Tribhuvana Malla Pandya during the medieval period. Betur has ancient temples devoted to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. The columns inside these temples have engravings and compositions revealing the magnificence of the past. The temple premises additionally also adorns the glorious statues of Nandi and Lord Natarajan.