Bangalore is located in the southeast of Karnataka, the South Indian. It is located in the heart of the Mysore Plateau (a region of the larger Precambrian Deccan Plateau) at an average height of 920 m (3,018 feet).
Bangalore District borders with Kolar District in the northeast, Mandya District in the southwest, Tumkur District in the northwest, Chamarajanagar District in the south and the neighbouring state of Tamil Nadu (T.N.) in the southeast.
The Bangalore Urban district is split into three taluks: Bangalore North, Bangalore South and Anekal.
The Bangalore North taluk is a relatively more level plateau, while the Bangalore South taluk has an uneven landscape with intermingling hills and valleys.