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Mesmerising

This and all of humpi is just too little for words a must see destination in India a kind of peace... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ackzel
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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How did they do it!!!!

Such beautifully our ancient people have constructed this tank, such nice steps from all the four... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
doijode
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Shimoga District, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This and all of humpi is just too little for words a must see destination in India a kind of peace comes over u, u need a good three days even four days to see hampi on the first day hire a guide to show...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such beautifully our ancient people have constructed this tank, such nice steps from all the four corners and center, we will have to be amused by the intellect they possessed during that time. Moreover they had to bring water from as far as 2 kms...More

Thank doijode
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Stepped Tank (Pushkarini) is built with super precision and perfection. Our guide mentioned to us that the entire tank can be dismantled and reassembled. All the steps and the stones are numbered. You can not get on to those steps., however you can go...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These wells are found in Royal enclosure and other monuments in Hampi. Locally it is also called as Pushkarni. These tanks were used to store water and were used by people for their needs.

Thank MegzZoomer
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This tank consist series of steps at different levels so that anyone can reach easily to the water level. It is said that it was designed for royal families to perform their rituals.

Thank 0108geeta
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The stepped tank is a perfect example of flauless ancient architecture. The tank is designed with perfect geometrical structure. The afternoons in Hampi and pretty sunny. One must take care of what time to visit this place as there is very little vegetation around to...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

This step well yet holds water from the rains. Its construction enabled storage of huge quantities of water that could help people during times of drought. It is surprisingly maintained clean and almost functional.

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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Stepped tank is one of the major discovery of Hampi. An architectural tank is built near the temple which constructed for the purpose of cleaning of the temple.

Thank BapiSubudhi
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Hampi had a complete aqueduct system. Archeologists followed the ruins of that and found this tank. Steps down into tank allow access.

Thank tonyvernon4
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Great design and pattern of the steps leading to the tank. Also enclosing the tank is a network of canals which supposedly used to carry water in the royal compound and enclosing area.

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HARSHAN80
13 September 2017|
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Response from PaporiR | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Most of the main attractions and places can easily be done in one day.. i had done the same. If you start early, cover the furthest one first- The Vitthala temple which houses the stone chariot and then proceed towards... More
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bankasathyanarayana
11 April 2017|
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Response from KashyapDhar | Reviewed this property |
Ticket is not required for Stepped tank sight seeing. You can approach from multiple places. If you are coming from Zanana enclosure which houses many architectural wonders, you might need to have ticket. But that ticket is... More
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