Located on the Davangere-Jaglur road, Anekonda is a famous tourist site in the city of Davangere. Possessing historic significance, this place is approximately 2. 3 kms away from the main city of Davangere.

Anekonda is one among the must visit places in Davangere. No tourist must miss out on a visit to this place. The site served as a place for elephants of the king's army to be tied. It is believed that when Betur was the capital, Gandas, Uchangi, Pandyas, Chalukyas and Hoysalas were the ruling dynasties. The site has many epigraphs of these dynasties. Natives also say that Anekonda was a developed city in the 11th and 12th century. The name of this site was also given by the king at that time. The site also has a temple called the Anekonda Eswara Temple. It was built in the 12th century by Uchangi Pandya. Directly opposite the temple there is a statue of the famous Nandi with a separate Nandi Mantapa. The temple was recently renovated, both from outside and inside.

October to March is the best time to visit Anekonda. The place enjoys a pleasant weather throughout the year with hot summers. Monsoon sees a mild rainfall. Winter season that is between October to March is the best as the moderate temperatures accentuates the experience and the pleasure of the historic city. Time can be best divided between visiting places of historic significance and places that occupy a special place for the devotees. The two things that make India so special, religion and history, are found in abundance in Anekonda so be sure to make the best use of your time. Immerse yourself in the history of the place as the site narrates the glorious stories of the past while visiting the temples to marvel at the architecture and reaffirm your faith in God.

Apart from its historic significance, Anekonda also is a pretty site to visit. The many temples present here make it religiously significant as well. Many pilgrims visit Davangere specially to visit these temples, so if you're a true believer in God and your faith is important to you, the temples here will surely not be missed by you. There is no entry fee in Anekonda. Anekonda can be visited during timings 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM.