It is 'recommended' that travellers should visit Mahadevapura while heading to Sriranapatna. It is a beautiful village and picnic spot, where the Cauvery River flows from the middle of the dense forest. Tourists can visit Gende Hosalli Bird Sanctuary, one of the prime attractions of the village. The 600 years old Shiva Temple is also located in the village. Tourists from nearby areas like Mysore, Bangalore and Mandya come to this village on weekends for picnics.