Bagalkot district, Karnataka

Bagalkot is a city in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is the headquarters of the Bagalkot district. The city is located in northern Karnataka and borders Belgaum, Gadag, Koppal, Raichur and Bijapur.

Nearby Districts

The three districts that are located near Bagalkot are:

  • Bijapur
  • Gadag
  • Koppal


Bagalkot is located in the state of Karnataka. Karnataka is a state in the south-western part of India. It is bordered by the states of Goa, Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala.


The weather in Bagalkot is generally hot and dry. The average temperature ranges from 25 to 40 degrees Celsius. The best time to visit Bagalkot is during the winter months, from November to February.

Pin Code

The pin code of Bagalkot is 585101.

Vehicle Registration

The vehicle registration number for Bagalkot is KA-58.

Telephone Code

The telephone code for Bagalkot is 08352.

Taluk List

The taluks in the Bagalkot district are:

  • Badami
  • Bagalkot
  • Bilagi
  • Guledgudda
  • Rabkavi Banhatti
  • Hunagund
  • Ilkal
  • Jamkhandi
  • Mudhol
  • Terdal


Some of the popular foods in Bagalkot include:

  • Jolada rotti
  • Bisi bele bath
  • Ragi mudde
  • Holige
  • Neer dosa

Tourist Places

Some of the popular tourist places in the Bagalkot district include:

  • Badami Fort
  • Pattadakal
  • Huvina Hadagalli
  • Aihole
  • Gokak Falls
  • Ramtirth
  • Siddheshwara Temple
  • Mudhol Fort

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit the Bagalkot district is during the winter months, from November to February. The weather is pleasant during this time, and there are fewer crowds.

Things to Do

Some of the things to do in the Bagalkot district include:

  • Visit the Badami Fort and explore its ruins.
  • Visit the Pattadakal and see its UNESCO World Heritage Site temples.
  • Go trekking in the Huvina Hadagalli hills.
  • Visit the Aihole and see its ancient temples.
  • Go swimming in the Gokak Falls.
  • Visit the Ramtirth and take a dip in its holy waters.
  • Visit the Siddheshwara Temple and see its beautiful architecture.
  • Explore the Mudhol Fort and learn about its history.