Mantaga Hill is one of the important locations to go to in Hampi. It might be the highest factor in Hampi, hilltop which is the exceptional spot to get an aerial view of Hampi and its environs. If one walks across the foothill in clockwise course ends in the bus stand. At the northern facet is the Hampi Bazaar. The north of the hill on the Koodanda Rama Temple, on the banks of Tungabhadra river is positioned.
The eastern side of the hill is the border for Achyuta Raya Temple. The south of the hill is the Turthu Canal , the height is placed at the southern part of the matanga Hill. The northern part of the hill, is perfect hiking fanatics which additionally enables in connecting the Hampi Bazaar to the Achyuta Raya Temple on the alternative aspect of the hill. Matanga Hill is an important vicinity in indu mythology, Ramayana. The vicinity turned into a historical past of Sage Mathanga.
It is stated the Monkey prince Valli killed a demon referred to as Dundhuvi which became a buffaloand thrown the corps directly to the sacred Matanga Hill, irritated by using this act of rage, Matanga threw a curse on Vali that he may want to by no means take a step at the soil of this hill. Few years later, Mayavi, the son of Dundhuvi, challanged Vali, who become answerable for his father's loss of life. Their battle grew excessive main Vali to chase Mayavi right into a cave.