Hemakuta hill temple

Location: Hampi, Karnataka 583239, India

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Hemakuta hill temple
Hemakuta hill temple

If you are interested or loved to visit ancient or artistically hindu temple then Hemakuta is one of then. So let’s know about this Temple.

What is Hemakura? 

Hemakuta is the most artistically Hindu temple in Hampi. This temple is situated  in the top of the Hemakura hill in Hampi. There are dotted with a large number of temples but Hemakuta hill temple are the along the oldest cluster of shrines in Hampi.

What is the history of Hemakuta Hill Temple? 

Lord Shiva before married Parvati, He didn’t penance on the Hemakuta Hill and this was the place where Lord Shiva burnt Manmadha, The God of Lust. This  hill is been dedicated to lord Shiva though there are many small Temples in this hill and this temple is resembles the architecture of Jain Temples.

 What is the inside and outside view of Hemakuta Hill Temple? 

Hemakuta Hill Temple is o e of the best place for holiday destinations. This view from the top of the hill is just wow and breathtaking. The most fascinating thing is this hill facilities the bird Eva view and you can enjoy the trek to the beautiful view of this hill.

When you entered the temple you feel the holiness because of the Lord Shiva and the architecture works are so good. The view and the villagers are so good and its nature loving visitors. 

Why are people attracted to Hemakuta Hill Temple? 

Actually there are many reason for visitors to attract this hill temple. The view, the ancient temple, for taking pictures, enjoy the sunrise and sunset etc.

Most of the people are visit there to see the temple and the sunset and sunrise. This scenery is just awesome. Who wants to visit this temple they should also enjoy this sunrise and sunset view.

By the way In Hemakuta Temple there are many nearby Attraction like-

  1. Sasivekalu Gonesha Temple
  2. Krishna Temple
  3. Virupaksha Temple. 
  4. Kadalekalu Ganesha Temple
Hemakuta hill temple
Hemakuta hill temple

Is it save to visit Hemakuta Hill Temple? 

Yes, its save.But for senior citizens its difficult because as its a hill Temple. Its difficult to climbing this temple for them other wish its save. The police office In Hampi are so good and disciplined. 

 Are there any parking facilities in this Temple? 

Yes, Parking facilities are available there and there is no fees for parking.

What are the entry fee of Hemakuta hill temple? 

The entry fee in Hemakuta Hill Temple is free of cost.

Is there any cost of keeping shoes or sandals before entering this temple?

There is a room to keep shoes or sandals of the visitors and there is no cost its free.

Are there any restaurants inside the temple?

As its a hill temple there is no restaurants inside the temple.so every one should carry water bottles and there are no facilities of  toilets. 

Is photography allowed in the Hemakuta Temple? 

Yes, photography is allowed there. Nature lovers and who love to taking pictures is perfect place for them.

What is the best time to visit Hemakuta Hill Temple? 

November to February are the best time to visit Hemakuta Hill Temple. And if you avoid the rush then you must go at morning like 5.30 Am. Then you can enjoy the sunset view also.

What is the visiting time of Hemakuta Hill Temple? 

7.00am -7.00pm is the visiting time of Hemakuta Hill Temple. 

How many days in a week this temple remains open?

Its open all the days of the week.

How much time will it take to visit this temple?

I think its take almost 60-90 minutes to cover this temple. 

Hemakuta hill temple
Hemakuta hill temple

Near Restaurants:

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How to reach:

By air: Bellary airport is the nearest airport in Hemakuta Hill Temple (38km).When you reach hampi then you take a bus or car to visit Hemakuta Hill Temple. 

By rail: Nearest station in Hemakuta Hill Temple is Hosapete Railway Station which is 13 kms. Then visitors can take a taxi to reach temple.

By road: Bus services from all cities and town is good connected in Hampi. So you can hire a bus or taxi to reach Hemakuta Hill Temple simply. 

So never miss this beautiful place. Everyone should visit this place atleast one time in Their life.They must enjoy this masterpiece place.

We wish you all the very best for your journey.
Happy Travelling!!!

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