Virupaksha Temple in Hampi is dedicated to lord Shiva. Know more about the legends and history of Virupaksha Temple, Hampi.
Hampi, a temple town in northern Karnataka, was once the capital of the historical Vijayanagara Dynasty. This quaint place, lying amidst striking ruins of the past, has been receiving tourists from far off for ages. The magnificence of the ruins of temples and other structures of Vijayanagar, dating back to 1500 AD, is the main attraction of this place. According to some accounts, Hampi used to be the second largest city of the world.
There are innumerable boulders around Hampi that are easy to climb. One can get a stunning view of the ruins spread around Hampi by mounting one of the boulders. Located on the bank of the Tungabhadra River, Hampi has quite a number of tourist attractions like Virupaksha Temple, Vithala Temple and Nandi Statue. It is best to visit Hampi during the three day long Hampi festival held around October-November every year. Read more about Hampi
Hampi is a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the southern bank of the Tungabhadra river in the Vijayanagara district of Karnataka. It is a sheer delight for travellers, who have an eye for history and religion. The ancient ruins of the historic village of Hampi, which spreads over 4,100 hectares, are remnants of the glorious […]
Hampi Utsav 2017. Know about Hampi Utsav 2017 schedules and different activities which include sports, adventure activities, and performances by artists.
Dedicated to Lord Hanuman, the Yantrodharaka Hanuman Temple gets its name from the image of Hanuman placed inside an amulet. The position of Hanuman is different from any other image of Lord Hanuman that can be found in Hampi. This temple is the second most important shrine dedicated to Lord Hanuman in Hampi. Quick Facts Yantrodharaka […]
Hampi by Night- walk through the illuminated city of Hampi under the moonlight and experience the beauty of the monuments along with light and sound show.
Hampi Utsav highlights. Know about the highlights of Hampi Utsav If you plan to attend the festival, do not miss these 10 events and attractions.
Every tourist place has that one spot which earns it galore and admiration. For Hampi, the small, dainty temple village set in Karnataka, it’s the iconic stone chariot. It’s the leading man in the army of exquisite beautiful sights that Hampi offers and depicts Karnataka tourism as an icon itself. The chariot is actually a […]
Royal Enclosure, Hampi used to be the homes of erstwhile kings and queens. Know more about Royal Enclosure and its architecture.
Lotus Mahal in Hampi is one of the major attractions here. Know about the architecture and history of the grand Lotus Mahal in Hampi.
Sasivekalu Ganesha temple or Ganesha statue is a major attraction in Hampi. Sasivekalu Ganesha, the monolithic statue is a sight to behold.