Tourist Places in Badami

Places to Visit in Badami

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Badami Tourist Places



  • Type: Cave
  • Entry: Paid
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Cave Temples of Badami, Badami
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 25
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6.0 / 7 1
32 Ratings & 25 Reviews
The four cave temples of Badami have intricate carvings, citing the mythological events and religious teachings of Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism. Cave Temple 1 is the oldest temple with carvings of Shiva in the avatars of Ardhanareeswara and Harihara that date back to... Read More »
"Place for heritage lovers"Apr 10, 2017 "Monumental monuments"Jan 31, 2017
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  • Type: Temple
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Banashankari Temple, Badami
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 25
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5.8 / 7 1
11 Ratings & 9 Reviews
The Chalukyas of Kalyan are believed to have built the Banashankari Temple located at Cholachigud, just 5 km from Badami. This temple is dedicated to Devi Parvati who killed a demon at Banashankari named Durgamasura. This is mentioned in the Skanda Purana. In the temple,... Read More »
"A good pilgrim place"Aug 20, 2016 "A must visit temple"Apr 6, 2016
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  • Type: Lake
  • Entry: Paid
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Agastya Lake, Badami
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 25
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6.3 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 5 Reviews
The Agastya Lake is surrounded by hills and reddish sandstone temples. The waters of this lake are said to possess healing powers too. The sandstone rocks around this lake have gaps in them that act as pathways to climb up the nearby hill. Bhuthanatha Temple is located on... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Kotilinga Temple, Badami
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 25
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5.5 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
"Worth visiting."Oct 27, 2014
  • Type: Temple
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Bhuthanatha Temples, Badami
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Ranked 5 of 25
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7.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
The two temples of Bhuthanatha face the Agastya Lake. The temple depicts the early phases and modes of South Indian architectural styles and is made of local sandstone. Both the temples are dedicated to the Lord Shiva, who is present here in the form of the God of Souls... Read More »
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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Archaeological Musuem, Badami
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Ranked 6 of 25
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7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Located in the foothills of the Northern hill that holds the Northern Fort, the Archaeological Museum was founded in 1979. Pre-historical sculptures and stone equipments are the main collections of this museum, which date back to the 6th-16th century AD. Amidst the four... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
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Galaganatha Temple, Badami
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Ranked 7 of 25
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3.8 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
  • Type: Temple
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Sangameshvara Temple, Badami
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 25
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7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
  • Type: Temple
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Kasivisvesvara Temple Pattadakal, Badami
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Ranked 9 of 25
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7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
  • Type: Temple
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Mahakotta Temple, Badami
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Ranked 10 of 25
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7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
  • Type: Village
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Pattadakkal, Badami
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Ranked 11 of 25
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6.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
  • Type: Temple
Durga Temple, Badami
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 25
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6.5 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
  • Type: Fort
  • Entry: Paid
Badami Fort, Badami
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 25
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5.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
The Badami Fort is perched on the top of a hill along with two Shivalaya complexes. Visitors have to walk all the way up to the fort. King Pulakeshi II, a devotee of Lord Vishnu had built the two Shivalayas that dates back to the 5th century. The Upper Shivalaya is... Read More »
"Awesome Place!"Sep 28, 2013
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  • Type: Temple
Ladkhan Temple, Badami
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 25
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  • Type: Temple
Bhagavati Temple, Badami
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 25
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  • Type: Temple
Papanatha Temple, Badami
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 25
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  • Type: Cave
  • Entry: Paid
Ravanaphadi Cave, Badami
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 25
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Tipu's Fort, Badami
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 25
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Tipu’s Fort was built by Tipu Sultan, in Badami, around the 18th century on top of a nearby hill. From this Fort, Tipu placed hard and aerodynamic shanks at advantageous positions for fighting with the Marathas. There are cave temples which have been carved on... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Malegitti Shivalaya Fort and Temple, Badami
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 25
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  • Type: Historic Place
  • Entry: Paid
Aihole, Badami
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 25
Places to Visit in 2 Badami

Badami is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Badami is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Badami are February, September, October, November, December. There are 25 tourist places in Badami, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Badami can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Badami for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Badami Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Badami, browse through photos & pictures, explore Badami using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Badami, which are great places to visit, are Sangameshvara Temple, Galaganatha Temple, Kasivisvesvara Temple Pattadakal, Bhuthanatha Temples, Pattadakkal. Badami can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

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Cave Temples Of Badami, Badami

Gorgeous cave temples
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Kotilinga Temple, Badami

Nice place to visit
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