Malavalli is a taluk headquarters in Mandya district in Karnataka. Pincode of Malavalli is 571430. Malavalli town is a very vibrant and active rural market. It stretches for a whole length of 4 km. There are two colleges in Malavalli. The government college is a little away from the town and Shanthi College is in the very middle of the town. Nearby are the Shivanasamudra waterfalls.

Somanathapura Hoysala temple: Somanathapura is a town located 35 km from the historic Mysore city in Mysore district, Karnataka state, India. Somanathapura is famous for the Chennakesava Temple (also called Kesava or Keshava temple) built by Soma, a Dandanayaka (commander) in 1268 CE under Hoysala Empire King Narasimha III, when the Hoysalas were the major power in South India. The Keshava temple is one of the finest and most complete examples of Hoysala architecture and is in a very well preserved condition. The temple is in the care of the Archaeological Survey of India as a protected heritage site.

Muthathi forest and Bheemeshwari Cauveri fishing camp near Halagur town are few tourst attractions nearby. A Historical & Cultural Sri Adinadu Chikkamma Thayi Temple in Chottanahalli Village. Also, Athmalingeshwara Kshethra near Bharathinagar (around 13 km from Malavalli) is of equal importance. sri matthitaleswara temple kalluveranahalli.nadumargada basaveswara temple in halaguru malavalli main road and other famos sri thayi kabbalamma temple near halagur town. sri malai mahadeswara temple channipura(D C Pura) near by hadli circle. sri basavewara temple & mane manchamma thayi temple Agasanapura. sri darege doddavaru manteswamy temple matada honnanayakanahalli near halaguru town. marehalli sri lakshminarashima swami temple near malavalli town (2 k m).