Mandya, also known as the land of sugar and rice is situated 40 kms from Mysore and about 100 kms from Bangalore. It is prominently an agricultural district and Rivers Cauvery and Hemavathi are two main rivers of the district. Most of the area is lush green and you would love every bit of your stay in magnificent greenery and untouched nature. The area is lush green for most part of the year. Mandya is slowly becoming an important tourist spot. Visitors from all over visit this place and adjoining areas which have some places of great importance. In Mandya, Mallikarjuna temple and Kaveri vana are important attractions.