Day 07 : Hospet
Location : Northern Karnataka India Tours, Visit India - India Travel
Famous For : Tungabhadra Dam, Chitradurga Fort
Distance : 340 kms from Bangalore
Best Time to Visit : September to February
After having breakfast, Spend your entire day touring Hampi and Vijaynagar.Visit Hampi. The once beautiful capital city of Vijayanagar Empire - greater than Rome, had palaces, temples & sculptures, spread all over. We will also visit the ruins of the Virupaksha Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva & Pampadevi. This is the only temple that is still used for worship. visit to Kings Palace, Mahanavami Dibba, Queens Bath - This structure has a very plain exterior but the interior is stunningly ornate, with graceful arched corridors, projecting balconies and lotus-shaped fountains that used to spout perfumed water for the ladies of the court. You may also visit to Lotus Mahal - An elegant example of the fusion of the Hindu and Muslim styles of architecture, Elephant Stables - An imposing edifice with arched entrances and many domes that once housed the magnificent state elephants. Pushkarni, Hazara Rama Temple and many more.
Return back to hotel and Relax overnight in Hospet.