Tourist Places in Bijapur

Places to Visit in Bijapur

Bijapur - #38 of 101 in Karnataka |
Bijapur Average Rating - 5.3/7 1 based on 640 Ratings

Bijapur is mostly preferred by travellers from Bangalore, Mangalore. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Bijapur is, however, mostly preferred by Group, Single. The best season or months to visit places in Bijapur are February, March, October, November, December. There are 69 tourist places in Bijapur, 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 Bijapur 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 Bijapur for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Bijapur Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Bijapur, browse through photos & pictures, explore Bijapur using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Bijapur, which are great places to visit, are Archaeological Museum Bijapur, Bijpaur Fort, Jumma Masjid, Kudalasangama, Almatti Dam. Bijapur can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Bijapur Tourist Places



  • Type: Historic Place
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Gol Gumbaz, Bijapur
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12 Ratings & 9 Reviews
Gol Gumbaz is the mausoleum of Muhammad Adil Shah, who ruled the Adil Shahi dynasty between 1490 and 1696. It was designed and constructed by the famed architect, Yaqut of Dabul, under the patronage of Muhammed Adil Shah. This dome, which is around 124 ft in diameter and... Read More »
"An Awesome Structure"3 months ago "Must see Icon of Bijapur"Dec 16, 2016
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  • Type: Monument
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Ibrahim Rauza, Bijapur
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Ibrahim Rauza, often referred to as 'The Taj Mahal of the Deccan', was designed by Malik Sandal. It comprises four minarets, a mosque on its right, and a tomb at its left side. It houses the remains of Ibrahim Adil Shah II and his wife Taj Sultana.   Facing east... Read More »
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  • Type: Dam
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Almatti Dam, Bijapur
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Almatti Dam is situated on the Krishna River in Bijapur District. It is an essential reservoir of the Upper Krishna Project, aimed to provide irrigation to the drought prone areas of Bijapur, Bagalkot, Gulbarga, Raichur and Koppal. Construction of this dam was completed in... Read More »
"Excellent dam area for tourists"3 months ago "Relaxing"Nov 2, 2016
  • Type: Monument
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Malik-e-Maidan, Bijapur
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Malik-e-Maidan, considered as one of the largest bell metal guns in the world, is situated around 3 km away from Bijapur District. Meaning of the word ‘Malik-e-Maidan’ is 'The Monarch of the Plains’. It was built in 1549 by Ali Adil Shah I and was considered... Read More »
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  • Type: Historic Place
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Bara Kaman, Bijapur
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Bara Kaman is the incomplete mausoleum of Ali Adil Shah II in Bijapur, Karnataka. Ali Adil Shah, ruler of the Adil Shahi Dynasty, wanted to build a tomb of exceptional quality. According to the plan, twelve arches were to be placed vertically and horizontally around the tomb.... Read More »
"An unfinished poetry in stone"Dec 16, 2016 "Unfinished rauza"Apr 5, 2016
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  • Type: Monument
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Jod Gumbaz, Bijapur
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Jod Gumbaz, twin domed tombs, were built in memory of Khan Muhammad and Abdul Razzaq Qadiri. Situated near Mecca Gate, these tombs are also referred to as ‘Two Sisters’. For offering assistance to the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb to defeat the young Adil Shahi... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Kudalasangama, Bijapur
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Kudalasangama, around 800 years old, is a pilgrimage centre for the people of the Lingayath faith. It is situated on the confluence of the Krishna River and Ghataprabha River, which further flows towards Srisaila, considered as a pilgrimage centre in Andhra Pradesh.  ... Read More »
"Great religious to visit"Feb 5, 2016 "Temple at Sangam"Jan 18, 2016
  • Type: Fort
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Bijpaur Fort, Bijapur
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  • Type: Mosque
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Jumma Masjid, Bijapur
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"Golden Mosque"Mar 17, 2016
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Archaeological Museum Bijapur, Bijapur
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Shri Shiddeshwar Temple, Bijapur
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Shri Shiddeshwar Temple is situated in the centre of Bijapur City. During Makara Sankranti, a fair is organised at the temple.   Read More »
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  • Type: Monument
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Uppali Buruz, Bijapur
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Uppali Buruz is located to the north of Dakhani Idgah in the district of Bijapur. It is an 80 ft high tower, which was built around 1584 AD by Hyder Khan. Spherical in shape, it has stone steps all around. Furthermore, it contains various guns, powder chambers, war... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
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Jama Masjid, Bijapur
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Jumma Masjid was built by Ali Adil Shah I (1557-1580), ruler of Adil Shahi Kingdom, to celebrate his victory in the Battle of Talikota. It is spread over an area of about 10,810 sq m and has beautiful arches, a fine dome and a large inner courtyard. Apart from this,... Read More »
"Golden Backdrop"Dec 16, 2016 "A big prayer hall"Apr 14, 2016
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Taj Bawdi, Bijapur
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Taj Bawadi is dedicated to the 1st wife of Ibrahim Adil Shah II, Taj Sultana. In its front lies an arch surrounded by two octagonal towers. The east and west wings of the towers form rest houses. Situated around 1.5 km away from the district of Bijapur, the 223 ft square... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Shivgiri Temple, Bijapur
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1 Rating & 1 Review
"Felt bad"Jan 5, 2015
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  • Type: Fort
Bijapur Castle, Bijapur
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Bijaipur Castle, dating back to the 16th century, is situated next to a wildlife sanctuary. This wildlife sanctuary is home to leopards, wild boar, blue bulls, reptiles, monkeys and deer. This castle was built by Maharana Pratap’s younger brother, Rao Shakti Singh.... Read More »
  • Type: Monument
Sat Manzil, Bijapur
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Among the exquisite architectural pieces is the seven storied tower, Read More »
  • Type: Lake
Lotus Lake, Bijapur
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Overlooking the charming Pangarh Fort of the 12th century is an enchanting, soothing and peaceful Read More »
  • Type: Palace
Jala Manzil, Bijapur
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Among the marvelous architectural structures of Bijapur is the Read More »
  • Type: Palace
Gagan Mahal, Bijapur
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Gagan Mahal, built by Ali Adil Shah I of Adil Shahi Dynasty in 1561, forms a part of the famous Citadel. It is used as a palace-cum-audience hall. The central arch of Gagan Mahal is the tallest and widest among all the arches found in Bijapur. Mostly in ruins, the structure is... Read More »
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