HAMPI
ABOUT THE PLACE

Sprawled under the vast open sky, Hampi is an amazing collection of a historical township in Karnataka. The river Tungabhadra flows alongside Hampi. Relics and artifacts scattered on the banks of the river, are testimonial of the great Vijayanagar Empire. UNESCO has declared this impeccable and flawless artistry of Hampi as a World Heritage Site.

HOW TO REACH

The nearest railway point is Hospet. From Hospet by road, distance to Hampi is 14 km away. Many buses are available. You can also avail auto and hired car. Distance from Bangaluru to Hampi is 365 km. Buses ply between Hospet and Bangaluru. Deluxe buses ply at night.


BEST TIME TO VISIT

Winter is the best time to visit

ACCOMMODATION

Government Accommodation

Maurya Bhubaneshwari, Hampi
Karnataka Tourism
Tel: (08394) 241574
Non-AC double bedroom costs Rs. 900/-
AC double bedroom costs Rs. 1,320–800/-.

Maurya Vijayanagar, Hospet
Tel: (08394) 259270,
Double bedroom costs Rs. 400/-.


Private Accommodation

Hotel Padma
Tel: (08394) 241330
Non-AC double bedroom costs Rs. 800–1,500/-; AC double room rate is Rs. 2,000/-.

Hotel Rama
Tel: (08394) 241962
Double room costs Rs. 700/-.


TRAVEL TIPS Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation
49, 2nd Floor, Khaneej Bhawan
Race Course Road
Bangaluru–560001.
Tel: (080) 22352901/2902/2828