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Reviewed 3 days ago

i haven't seen such a beautiful place ever in my life, which talks so much about the existence of our Indian History, Upon that there is the Great Elephant Lord Lakshmi which is to be said the incarnation of Lord Ganesha, everything about this is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the only temple in hampi , where still puja performed . It is very big ,neat and clean . They keep a elephant inside who give ashirbad.. too much of monkey . I suggest do not carry banana or any food item inside...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy time with red faced monkeys. they are very friendly. behind the temple is an ancient water storage.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank niharnshah
Reviewed 11 February 2019

This is a functioning temple to Lord Shiva. The carvings on the main temple facade and structure are absolutely gorgeous. However, I did not like the cream coloured paint they have used over the main building. There is a beautiful statue of a three headed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank manjusampat
Reviewed 7 February 2019 via mobile

What a Temple. You can hike up the back side of the mountain a see other small Temple's and then walk down the other side and get some amazing views and pictures. Once inside you are greated by lots of monkeys. So if you want...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Perry H
Reviewed 6 February 2019

Located around 12 km from Hospet in Karnataka Hampi was the seat of various dynasties like Chalukyas, Rashtrakutas and Yadavas at different times in history. Ranked in fact as one of the 'must see' monuments of the world Hampi is definitely a place a traveler...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

The only functioning temple in Hampi dedicated to Lord Shiva. Part of the temple has ruins but still functioning unlike other attraction spots in Hampi.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank prabhup025
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Hampi and virupaksha temple are inseparable. history related to it, the architecture is amazing, the concept of bazar around it is interesting

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CJain
Reviewed 4 February 2019

This temple is part of the Group of Monuments at Hampi, designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The temple is dedicated to Virupaksha, a form of Shiva. Don't forget to take a look at the tank beside.One of the old functioning temple of Hampi.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

This is one of the best temple that I love to visit him here me and my friend enjoy a lot and have a great learning here

Date of experience: January 2019
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26 January 2019|
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Response from Sanjaykhajuria | Reviewed this property |
Sudarshan, since you have only 2 days you should stay at near Hampi I suggest you Hotel Mayura Bhuvaneshwari Kamalpur or Hotel Clark Inn Kamalpur. These two are goods options and Auto is available in front of Hotels. Since... More
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Response from Shiva P | Reviewed this property |
1 Day trip to Hampi We have visited Hampi on 24th Dec 2017 from Hyderabad. One day trip to Hampi. Must visit place in Hampi. Hosapet is the nearest town (13 kms) to reach Hampi. It has Hosapet Jn Railway station and bus... More
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Response from Nikhil P | Reviewed this property |
Well, 3 days are more than enough to explore hampi and badami. I did a solo trip over during the holi weekend. It will require a lot of stamina to walk around in Hampi . So I suggest you can take a cab or an auto rickshaw... More
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