B.R. Hills


The Biligiriranga hills, also known as BR Hills, are located between the Eastern and Western Ghats with beautiful flora and fauna is 160 km from Bangalore and 90 km from Mysore. The BRT Wildlife Sanctuary and the BiligiriRangaswamy Temple are major attractions in these serene hills. The name Biligiri (white hill in Kannada) from the white rock face that constitutes the major hill crowned with the temple of Lord Rangaswamy or from the white mist and the silver clouds that cover these hills for a greater part of the year.