Manjarabad Fort

Place: Manjarabad Fort
Distance: 30 Kms approx.
Region: Sakleshpur
Type: Sightseeing

The fort is reputed to have been constructed by Tippu Sultan, the ruler of Mysore as a strategic defensive location as it commands the approach to the plateau beyond Sakleshpur from the coast. It is also believed that he had constructed a tunnel from this fort to another fort in Srirangapattana near Mysore.