Karanji Mantapa is a popular tourist destination located at a distance of 36km from the city. It is well known for its historical significance and make people curious to know about its glorious antique past. You can witness a splendorous stone carved chariot located in the middle of a tank of Santhebennur.
Pushkarani is another important tourist attraction which is the example of Kushmnada style of architecture. It was built in the 16th century and has six Mandaps and 52 steps leading towards the main entrance