Bask in the tropics as you quietly stroll through the beautiful scenery enveloping the beautiful ruins of Hampi! If you're looking into a relaxing scenic route to spice up your journey in Southern India, this half-day bicycle tour is perfect for you. Hop on your rental bike and start exploring the former imperial capital's unique temples, ragged architecture, and royal chambers. Let your expert guide get you around the city as he keeps you grounded and curious as you go.
Enjoy a short tour in the ruins of Hampi, a protected UNESCO World Heritage site, and learn about its abundant culture, lifestyle, and ancient structures from exquisite temples to a variety of royal residences. Step into the carnival of the last great dwelling sites of Vijayanagara empire beginning at the Sacred Center. Step into the plethora of pilgrimage hubs and monuments that are joined by Hampi's lyrical backdrops of natural vistas nearby the riverside. After your lunch break, you will head to the Royal Center and explore over 60 ruined temples, including the fortress lived by former Vijayanagara kings for their courtly and military practices.
Explore the beautiful ruins and lush landscapes of Hampi on a Tuk Tuk ride! Whether you're going for a quick stroll in the city or a ragged journey on a classic rickshaw, history is alive in every corner of the UNESCO World Heritage site. Travel comfortably with an expert Tuk Tuk driver to keep you excited and curious about the former imperial city, which is a unique mix of Islamic and Hindu influences that dominated the region in past generations.
If you're looking into a relaxing scenic route to spice up your journey in Southern India, this half-day walking tour is perfect for you. Begin exploring India's City of Ruins as you step into Hampi Bazaar. Considered to be one of the first open malls in our history, Hampi Bazaar contains a series of ancient temples and former dwelling sites of Vijayanagara royals. Learn local life, art, culture, and history as you shop and dine in this social haven. Walk toward the neighboring Virupaksha Temple and learn the tradition of crafting herbal paintings on silk tapestry.
Book an overnight trip to Hampi and travel in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. Visit the UNESCO-listed World Heritage Site with its archaeologically significant structures nestled within a mesmerizing boulder-laden landscape. Drive from Bangalore to your accommodation in Hampi before continuing on to Hampi Bazaar, where you will visit the Virupaksha Temple. It was built in dedication to Lord Shiva and is considered the main center of pilgrimage in Hampi. Move on to the hills for the Hemakuta Hill Temple Complex to see the intricate stone design of clustered ancient temples facing north of the Virupaksha Temple.