Earlier also known as Satasringa hills (the hundred peaked mountain), the Kolar Hills is a great picnic spot. On top of the hill their is a huge plateau. One can also see Antara Gange, a perennial spring on the east of the hills which has become a popular tourist destination. There is water gushing out from the mouth of a stone bull (Basava), all the time nobody knows the source of water or the place from where it originates. Water flows here through out the year.