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Place to start visit to the circuit aihole patadakal makuta badami temple circuit. Aihole is a... read more

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Hyderabad, India
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Aihole - beautiful heritage site

We left Badami early in the morning at 8:30 am and drove to Aihole which 35 km away from Badami via... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Ratnagiri, India
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This ancient city, the first capital of the early Chalukyas, is home to hundreds of beautifully carved temples some of which date back to the 5th and 6th century.
Bagalkot district, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Place to start visit to the circuit aihole patadakal makuta badami temple circuit. Aihole is a group of 108 temples clustered around aihole mist within main preserved complex. This was where chalukyas n later rasyrakutas experimented their different styles of temple design and architecture .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dipubose
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We left Badami early in the morning at 8:30 am and drove to Aihole which 35 km away from Badami via Pattadakal road. Road condition is superb and historical background, the majesty of badami pattadakal made our journey enjoyable. We reached Aihole within one hour....More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Waman_Parulekar
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

My sincere suggestion, don't have breakfast on way, u get awesome Jowar roti, curds, buttermilk, curry for just 40 RS, purely homemade by local female's. Worth trying anyday and experience of lifetime

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank anilhalap
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The year is 634 AD in the city of Aihole, a busy mercantile centre in the Eastern Chalukyan dynasty on the Malaprabha river. There has been peace and unity for about a hundred years now, which has led to religious harmony and encouraged arts and crafts....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sarayu K
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

The temples are unique and exquisite. The area under ASI is well maintained. The whole village is a heritage site. But outside of the area earmarked by ASI the villagers have occupied the sites. It is time that ASI took control of the whole village...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank nansri
Reviewed August 14, 2018

First thing we did upon reaching Aihole, was to hire a Guide. He explained to us, that as per popular legend, Lord Parasuram came down to River Malaprabha and washed his blood-stained hands and battle axe, after evenging the death of his father. The blood...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank arvind_foodie
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Aihole, It is of Heritage Site. We see this please after 15 years. Temple maintenance are improving. Awesome historical places. When you see Durga Temple and Ravan Cave Temple then you can told this line.. "The School of Indian Architect".

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank r2rathodofficial
Reviewed July 21, 2018

I went to this place by boarding an rtc bus from Badami and it took an hour to reach this place.This village conatains more than 20 temple complexes in which you can see different structures of temples.It looks like university of chalukya temple architecture.I roamed...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bala S
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Group of monuments in Aihole has a lot of temples in the same compound. Durga temple and archeological museum are famous ones among all. The entry ticket prices are 15/- for temple and 5/- for museum​. Good place to visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ajith_Setty
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

At Aihole you can find number of heritage monuments built in temple style. There are approximately 120 such monuments which looks like practice/learning models for architect students at that century. Most of the monuments are damaged or incomplete due to unknown reasons. However there are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ShashankP210
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Response from anilhalap | Reviewed this property |
Depend from where Ur starting, from Hubli u can cover Aihole, pattadkall and Badami caves in 1 day subject to climatic conditions