Ilkal
Ilkal, Bagalkot, Karnataka, Hungund, Ilkal Saress, Ilkal Seere, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayamahanteshaswami, Gurumahanta Shivayogishwara, Hazarath Syed Murtaza-Sha-Khadri, Bagalkot, Mangalore, Bangalore, Dharwad
Ilkal, Bagalkot, Karnataka, Hungund, Ilkal Saress, Ilkal Seere, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayamahanteshaswami, Gurumahanta Shivayogishwara, Hazarath Syed Murtaza-Sha-Khadri, Bagalkot, Mangalore, Bangalore, Dharwad
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Ilkal


Ilkal is a popular town located in the south-east corner of Bagalkot district in Karnataka state. Ilkal town is just 12 Km away from its taluk headquarters Hungund. Ilkal is situated 585 meters above sea level.
Ilkal is important hub for trade, commerce and Industry. Ilkal is well known for hand woven sarees popularly known as Ilkal Saress (Ilkal Seere in kannada). The sarees are worn by the women of Karnataka, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh. The sarees created at Ilkal will have a unique design and usually are manufactured from cotton. These sarees are best suitable for climatic conditions existing in this region. In recent times sarees created in Ilkal are usually worn by the high society women like a craze manner. There are several wide selection of sarees manufactured at Ilkal with variable cotton as well as silk ratios. More than 20000 people in Ilkal are engaged in saree-weaving.

Ilkal is also famous for its red granite stone, which is exported all over the world.

Ilkal has a large temple of Vijayamahanteshaswami and his religious preceptor Gurumahanta Shivayogishwara. Another attraction of Ilkal is the monument of Hazarath Syed Murtaza-Sha-Khadri lies on the eastern side of the town.


Distance from Ilkal

Bagalkot: 59 Km
Bangalore: 420 Km
Mysore: 475 Km
Hassan: 397 Km
Mangalore: 503 Km
Karwar: 311 Km
Dharwad: 169 Km
Bellary: 158 Km
Raichur: 161 Km
Belgaum: 215 Km

How to reach Ilkal:

Nearest Railhead: Bagalkot

Road: Ilkal is well connected by the road network.




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