The Unknown and Heavenly Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy Hill Temple is about 147km from Mysuru, 145km from Bengaluru, located in Benakanakatte village. The ride to this place is good with mesmerizing nature allaround. There is thar road that leads to the top of the hill. One can also trek from the below of the hill where the Mutt is present. Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy temple is present at the top and consists of Sri Brahma, Sri Vishnu and Sri Maheshwara Udhbhava Murthy idol. The complete history of this place can be heard in the voice of Archakaru uploaded in the video. The view from above is breathtaking. One trek further from the top and witness Sri Vishnu and Sri Brahma Temple. Ideal place for photography. Overall the blessings of Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy, the ancient history of this place with tranquil Nature all around makes this a must visit picnic place with Friends and Family