Bagalakot is in district in Karnataka State.
Bagalkot (ಬಾಗಲಕೋಟೆ in Kannada) is a town in the Indian state of Karnataka. Bagalkot is the district headquarters of the Bagalkot district of the state. Bagalkot district was carved from Bijapur (Vijapur) district following district reorganisation carried out by the J.H.Patel government.
The nearest airport to reach Badami is at Belgaum (150 kms). The nearest international airport is at Bangalore (504 kms). Domestic flights like Jet Airways and Kingfisher are available for Belgaum from Bangalore the capital of karnataka.
Badami town is situated on the Hubli-Sholapur rail route which is exactly 37 Kms from Bagalkot 163 kms from Bijapur and 128 kms from Hubli.
The best and fastest to vist Badami and the other historical sites would be to hire a taxi, Which is easily available at Badami town it would cost you not more than Rs 800 for the entire vist which includes places like Badami, Aihole, Pattadakal, Banashankari, Mahakuta as an entire package. Hiring a bycycle is not advisable as each site is far from each other their is also local transport but which cannot be relied on as the frequency is very low.
Get out and shop, The famous Handloom Ilkal sarees.Which are weaved in the town of Ilkal of Bagalkot district.
The telephone code of the Bagalkot district is +08354.