Madhugiri is a town in Tumkur district in the Indian state of Karnataka.
The town derives its name from a hillock, Madhu-giri which is to the south of the place.
Madhugiri is one of the 34 educational districts of the Karnataka stateAt 3,930 ft elevation, Madhugiri is a single hill. Nestled on its steep slopes is a fort. Antaralada Bagilu, Diddi Bagilu, and Mysuru Gate are the three gateways of the fort. A series of doorways leads to the hill. The ruined temple of Gopalakrishna is located at the top.
Coordinates 13°33'50.414" N 77°8'28.658" E