Famous For: Hampi is famous for the lingerie of the Hindu kingdom of pre-medieval Vijayanagar and it was declared a world heritage site. The temples of Hampi, its exclusive sculptures and monuments attract visitors with their great craftsmanship
Ideal Visit Time: Best & ideal time to visit Hampi is from October to February as the temperature is pleasant. Tourists can also visit during the monsoon season, but boulders become quite slippery during the season.
Hampi is the second largest city of the world. As most of you know Hampi was the capital of the Vijayanagar Empire. Its located in Bellary district. The area of Hampi is 4,187.24 ha and buffer zone 19,453.62 ha and inscription in 1986(10th session). The area of Hampi is simply stunning and its well worth the visit. Dating back to 1500AD, the magnificent of the ruins of temple is the main attraction of this place and its also known for its attractive architecture, preserved mountains and market streets. Many villagers are located this historical side where the agriculture is the main source of income of the villagers.
During the season of winter ( October to February) is the best time for visit this city. Because this time lots of Hindu religious festorganised organized. You can enjoy these festivals and also see their culture. This time the temperature levels also stay pleasant.
Major Attraction Of Hampi
How To Reach Kolkata
By road: There are so many tourist buses, private buses, state buses that are going place to place so tourists can easily reach this place. By the way, bus services from all cities and towns is well connected in Hampi.
By rail: Hosapete is the nearest rail head from Hampi which is 13 kms.Trains run to the station from different places of the country which is 10 daily trains and 5 special trains.Travellers can take a bus or taxi to reach hampi after reaching the Hospet railway station.