Tourist Places in Hampi

Places to Visit in Hampi

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Hampi Average Rating - 5.8/7 1 based on 1008 Ratings

Hampi is mostly preferred by travellers from Bangalore, Hyderabad. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Hampi is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Hampi are February, September, October, November, December. There are 36 tourist places in Hampi, 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 Hampi 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 Hampi for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Hampi Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Hampi, browse through photos & pictures, explore Hampi using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Hampi, which are great places to visit, are Gejjala Mantapa, Courtesan's Street, Kadelekalu Ganesha, Malyavanta Raghunathaswamy, Shivlinga. Hampi can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Hampi Tourist Places



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Virupaksha Temple, Hampi
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5.8/ 7 1
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The Virupaksha temple, the most famous and important temple of Hampi, is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is situated very close to the Tungabhadra River. The local bus also stops close by. It is one of India’s oldest functioning temples, since the 7th century AD, the... Read More »
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Queen's Bath, Hampi
  • Type: Historic Place
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Queen's Bath, Hampi
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5.3/ 7 1
10 Ratings & 9 Reviews
Queen's Bath was a royal bath constructed for the kings and wives to take bath and is located in Hampi. Basically, it is a rectangular building, which has a long veranda inside that leads to a square tank of 6 feet depth from all sides. During the Kings reign, water in the... Read More »
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Elephant Stables, Hampi
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13 Ratings & 8 Reviews
The Elephant Stable near Lotus temple is an important site at Hampi that draws many tourists. This building which was once used to tie up elephants is now preserved as a monument.There are eleven rooms adorned with high domes and roofed with amazing carvings. The centre hall... Read More »
"Impressive one"2 months ago "For royal elephants"2 months ago
Lotus Palace, Hampi
  • Type: Palace
  • Entry: Paid
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Lotus Palace, Hampi
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5.1/ 7 1
12 Ratings & 8 Reviews
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Vijaya Vittala Temple, Hampi
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11 Ratings & 8 Reviews
Originally built in the 15th century A D,  Vittala Temple is one of the most popular attractions in Hampi’s. Built in a rich architectural style, this spectacle is in an expansive campus with compound walls and towers as gateways. Also constructed along are many... Read More »
"Top attraction"2 months ago "Most beautiful temple of Hampi"2 months ago
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Vithala Temple Complex, Hampi
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6.4/ 7 1
11 Ratings & 6 Reviews
Vithala Temple is one of those exceptional pieces of architecture, located in Hampi. On visiting the site, you will realize it was built in the form of sprawling campus with compound wall and gateway towers. Vithala is a form of Lord Vishnu who is being worshipped at this... Read More »
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Museum, Hampi
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Museum, Hampi
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6 Ratings & 5 Reviews
The museum that is run by the government has many different things that were discovered while excavating the site. The museum is a small one. It has about two models of Hampi that show the topography of Hampi. The museum is comprised of four sections. They include the... Read More »
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Mahanavami Dibba, Hampi
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6/ 7 1
6 Ratings & 5 Reviews
The Mahanavami Dibba is the tallest structure that can be observed in the enclosure.  Three layers make up this square structure. The top can be reached by two stair cases Which has carvings of elephants, horses and others on the front. The back portion of the structure... Read More »
"Nice one and it's better to carry..."2 months ago "View point"Jul 30, 2014
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Statue of Ugra Narsimha, Hampi
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8 Ratings & 5 Reviews
The statue of Ugra Narasimha is a monument located in Hampi. Ugra Narasimha means Narasimha of terrifying countenance. Created from a single rock, Ugra Narasimha was installed in the year 1528 AD. The Narasimha image has a mane, broad chest and bulging eyes and is seen seated... Read More »
Hampi Bazaar, Hampi
  • Type: Market
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Hampi Bazaar, Hampi
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5.3/ 7 1
9 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Hampi Bazaar is located in front of the Virupaksha Temple in Hampi. About a kilometre long, the bazaar is lined with a series of granite pavilions, some of them two storied. These structures were once part of a thriving market belonging to the Vijayanagara Empire.All of these... Read More »
"Hampi Bazaar-The enchanting city"1 month ago "Small Bazaar"2 months ago
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Matanga Hill, Hampi
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6.6/ 7 1
6 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Matanga Hill, located in Hampi is well known for its association with the epic Ramayana. Today, it is a hotspot tourist destination because of its temples and trekking tracks. Standing on the roof of Veerabhadra Temple on top of the Hill one gets a magnificent view of the... Read More »
Shivlinga, Hampi
  • Type: Religious Place
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Shivlinga, Hampi
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5/ 7 1
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Shivlinga, also known as Badava Linga, is a monolithic monument that is carved out of a single black stone. Situated in Hampi, this Shivlinga is 3 m in height. Locals believe that the Shivlinga was carved by a poor woman whose wishes were fulfilled by Lord Shiva. The... Read More »
Hemakuta Hill Temple Complex, Hampi
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5.6/ 7 1
6 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Hemakuta Hill near Hampi is famous for its cluster of temples, archways and pavilions scattered all over the top. Most of these are dedicated to Lord Shiva and are built in 10th century AD. It takes only 15 minutes to climb to the top from the famous Viroopaksha Temple at the... Read More »
"Temples around"2 months ago "Really amazing temple"Apr 21, 2014
Hazara Rama Temple, Hampi
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8 Ratings & 3 Reviews
The Hazara Ramaswamy temple is located at the heart of the historical town of Hampi. It is a small temple in comparison with the others at Hampi. The outside walls of the temple are decorated with sequences from the Ramayana. Till now, this is the only temple with such... Read More »
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Daroji Bear Sanctuary, Hampi
  • Type: Sanctuary
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Daroji Bear Sanctuary, Hampi
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6/ 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Daroji Sloth Bear Sanctuary is located near Hampi. Established in the year 1994, this sanctuary is home to the endangered sloth bear.Daroji Sloth Bear Sanctuary is the ideal habitat for sloth bears that prefer to live in the small rocky caves on stony hillocks. The staple food... Read More »
"Unlike other sanctuaries"2 weeks ago "Waiting for Bears"Nov 29, 2014
Monolith Bull, Hampi
  • Type: Idol
Monolith Bull, Hampi
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5/ 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
The Monolith Bull is located in Hampi. The idol of Nandi, Shiva's vehicle, facing the sanctum sanctorum is a very common sight in every Shiva temple. However, the Monolith bull of Hampi is the star attraction in this town.This massive monolithic stone Nandi bull idol is housed... Read More »
"Very big nandi statue"Apr 21, 2014 "Monolith Bull!"Sep 24, 2013
Achyutraya Temple, Hampi
  • Type: Temple
Achyutraya Temple, Hampi
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5 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Achyutraya temple has a modern look from the other temples of the empire. This temple was probably one of the last temples built before the empire of Vijayanagara was wiped out. The temple was constructed by a high official of Achutha Raya’s court that is dedicated... Read More »
"Best views while walking"Apr 21, 2014 "Beautiful & unique"Nov 21, 2013
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Coracle Crossings, Hampi
  • Type: Ghat
  • Entry: Paid
Coracle Crossings, Hampi
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Coracle is a small boat that was, and still is, used to travel from one side to the other. There are three places where the coracle crossings were in use, the first one being at the Virupaksha temple near the Ghat or bathing place to cross from the Virupapur Gadde. Tourists... Read More »
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Balakrishna Temple, Hampi
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Balakrishna Temple, Hampi
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4 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Balakrishna temple is a famous temple located in Hampi. Built by king Krishnadevaraya in 1513, this temple is a part of the Hampi ruins today. The main deity of the temple was Lord Krishna as an infant (Balakrishna). The original idol of the deity is now on display in the... Read More »
Lakshmi Narasimha Temple, Hampi
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3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Lakshmi Narasimha Temple is a popular pilgrimage and tourist destination located near the Royal Centre.This giant monolithic statue of the man-lion god is the largest icon in Hampi. Narasimha is found in a cross-legged seated position, sitting on the seven hooded Sesha snake.... Read More »
"Art under Restoration"Jul 31, 2014 "Largest statue in Hampi"Apr 21, 2014

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