Nanjangud lies on the banks of river Kapila. It is one of the famous tourist spot. The residing diety worshipped here is lord Srikanteshwara. Nanjnagud is also known as "Dakshina Kashi".
St. Philomena’s Church is one of the oldest churches in India. St. Philomena’s Church is a Catholic Church built in honour of St. Philomena. It was designed to be built in the Neo Gothic style.
The Chamundeshwari Temple is situated on the top of Chamundi hills. It is about 10 km from Mysore. The temple was named after Durga, the fierce form of Shakti.