Tourist Places in Badami

Places to Visit in Badami

Badami - #25 of 97 in Karnataka |
Badami Average Rating - 5.7/7 1 based on 985 Ratings

Badami is mostly preferred by travellers from Bangalore, Pune. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Badami is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. 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 Agastya Lake, Kotilinga Temple, Archaeological Musuem, Durga Temple, Banashankari Temple. Badami can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Badami Tourist Places



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Cave Temples of Badami, Badami
  • Type: Cave
  • Entry: Paid
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Cave Temples of Badami, Badami
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Ranked 1 of 25
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5.9 / 7 1
26 Ratings & 18 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 »
"Amazing site"4 weeks ago "Awesome intricate carvings"4 weeks ago
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Banashankari Temple, Badami
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Ranked 2 of 25
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5.6 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 5 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 »
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Agastya Lake, Badami
  • 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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Durga Temple, Badami
  • Type: Temple
Durga Temple, Badami
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 25
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6.5 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
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  • Type: Temple
Kotilinga Temple, Badami
Rank 5
Ranked 5 of 25
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5.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
"Worth visiting."Oct 27, 2014
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Archaeological Musuem, Badami
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Archaeological Musuem, Badami
Rank 6
Ranked 6 of 25
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Average Rating
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
Uma Maheshwari Temple Aihole, Badami
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 25
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3.0 / 7 1
1 Rating
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  • Type: Temple
  • Type: Temple
Mahakotta Temple, Badami
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 25
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  • Type: Temple
Nagnath Temple, Badami
Rank 10
Ranked 10 of 25
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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Open Air Museum, Badami
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 25
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  • Type: Village
Pattadakkal, Badami
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 25
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5.0 / 7 1
1 Rating
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  • Type: Temple
  • Type: Temple
Sheetal Chitra Mandir, Badami
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 25
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  • Type: Historic Place
  • Entry: Paid
Aihole, Badami
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 25
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Badami Fort, Badami
  • Type: Fort
  • Entry: Paid
Badami Fort, Badami
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 25
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4.0 / 7 1
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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 »
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  • Type: Temple
Malegitti Shivalaya Fort and Temple, Badami
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 25
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  • Type: Temple
Papanatha Temple, Badami
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Ranked 18 of 25
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  • Type: Temple
Ladkhan Temple, Badami
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 25
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  • Type: Temple
Galaganatha Temple, Badami
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 25
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