Bagalkote is a city in the state of Karnataka, India. It is the administrative headquarters of the Bagalkote district and is known for its cultural and historical significance. Bagalkote has a long and rich history, with evidence of human habitation dating back to the 3rd century BCE. The city is known for its many historical landmarks and monuments, including the Bhojeshwara Temple and the Ikkeri Temple.

Bagalkote is easily accessible by road and rail, and is located about 400 kilometers northwest of Bengaluru, the capital city of Karnataka.