is located on the NH-4 passing through the state of Karnataka and is well
connected to other nearby towns and cities.
As people say, the name of this place was derived from a lake named
Danivina Kere which used to supply drinking water to Chalukya during their
journey. As time passed by, the name became Davan Giri and finally, a one-word
name, i.e., Davanagere or ‘Davangere’ .
place has a rich history with beautiful cultural heritage. You can witness some
spellbinding architectures situated here. This place has well preserved the
trails of many Chalukya dynasty and the reign of Tipu Sultan. This place is
often called as the Manchester of the East due to housing many cotton mills.
This place is a worth visiting destination which attracts many tourists
throughout the year.