Koppal Fort is another important object of historical interest at Koppal.It is not known definitely by whom it was built. But it was acquired by Tippu Sultan in 1786 AD from a Paleyagar and rebuilt into one of the strongesxt forts with the help of French engineers. In may 1790, it was besieged by the forces of the British and the Nizam.
How to Reach :
The nearest airports is Jindal Vijaynagar Airport (72.3Km) and Hubli Airport (123.4Km).
Nearest Railway stations are Hospet, Munirabad, Koppal.
46.4 Km from Gangavathi via SH 23 (50 min), 30.3 Km from Hospet via SH 63 (45 min), 95.9 Km from Bellary via NH 63(2 h 16 min), 120 Km from Hubli via NH63 (2 h 12 min), 183 Km from Raichur via NH63 & SH 23 (3 h 27 min)