From Akkihebbalu, the well-known city of Bengaluru is 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the east.
When it comes to getting the most from your travels, it's good to keep in mind that Akkihebbalu is merely just the start; Karnataka has been blessed with an abundance of scenic wonders. Krishnarajasagar, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northwest, and Channarayapattana, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south of Akkihebbalu are also worth checking out.
While you are in Akkihebbalu, experience Mysore. Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find Gumbaz Mausoleum, Daria Daulat Bagh and Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary. Make sure you don't rush back to Akkihebbalu until you've investigated Mysore's Mysore Zoo, Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery and Somnathpur Keshava Temple.
If you're in the hunt for activities that won't wreak havoc on the budget, set aside some time to explore Karnataka's many outdoor popular open-air markets, gardens and open-air exhibits. If you're keen on soaking up some of the the local culture, visit Karnataka's craft workshops and history museums.
Parasailing is the perfect activity for those hoping to bring out their inner-daredevil. Water adventures are a much-loved pastime here. Don't miss the opportunity to go boating or canoeing; this area has some perfect spots.
The most convenient major airport, Bengaluru International Airport, is situated in Bengaluru, 95 miles (153 kilometers) to the northeast of Akkihebbalu, which is handy to remember when booking your holiday.