Bagalkot is a city situated in the northern part of Karnataka. Bagalkot was formerly named as Bagadige. It is emerging as a trading hub and an industrial hub of Ilkal town. The University of Horticultural Sciences (UHS) is headquartered in Navanagar, Bagalkote. Agriculture is the largest employer in Bagalkot. Bagalkot is very rich in black soil which is conducive to the cultivation of cotton. Bagalkot is one of the 2nd handloom units in India from where woven khadi is obtained and transported to Karnataka.
Bagalkot district is famous for the Ilkal sarees manufactures.
Places To Visit
Aihole, Badami, Pattadakallu, Kudalsangam, Mahakuteshwar temple in Mahakuta, Shivayogmandir and Banashankari temple in Badami.