For its expansive sunflower fields, Hassan is known all over as the ‘land of the sunflower’.
Located at an altitude of 957 m above sea level, the Hoysala Village Resort, in Hassan, Karnataka is 194 km from Bangalore, 60 km from Mysore, 120 km from Mangalore. Easily accessible, one can cruise down the well-maintained Bangalore-Mangalore highway to reach the resort. The breezy, cool and pleasant picturesque town of Hassan is located in the heart of the Malanad region which was made famous by the Hoysala Dynasty with its unique style of architecture.
The town’s outskirts are dominated mainly by farmlands, and patches of forest and lakes. For its expansive sunflower fields, Hassan is known all over as the ‘land of the sunflower’.
Hassan is also an important landmark in the tourism map of Karnataka. It has rich history and heritage. The resort is a perfect stop-over to explore several important attractions in and around Hassan like Belur, Halebidu, Shravanabelagola, Manzarabad fort, Shettyhalli Church and Backwater, Bisle Ghat, Doddagaddavalli, Koramangala, Mosale and Gorur.