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Vithala Temple Complex

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Address: Bellary District, Hampi, India
Phone Number: 8277335218
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Very beautiful during monsoons The clouds add drama to the beautiful architecture. Worth visiting! Loved the walk along the river to reach the place from Virupaksha Temple

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very beautiful during monsoons The clouds add drama to the beautiful architecture. Worth visiting! Loved the walk along the river to reach the place from Virupaksha Temple

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Thank Pawan G
Mysore, Karnataka, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This temple has the most interesting history and diverse architectural elements. We took a guide and everything he explained was a revelation, the musical chambers, the sculptures on the temple walls, the five stambhas (not sure if this is what they are called) including the stone chariot, the pagoda style roof on one building, the mythical creature yali in its... More 

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Thank Gaurav5430
Bihar, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is by far the best place you can walk to, when in Hampi. A silent amble through the bank of Tungabhadra river behind Matanga Hill will take you to this magnificent architecture where you can happily get lost in the Architecture and the thought of the richness of once living city.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had heard a lot of musical pillars of Hampi but seeing is believing. Although main temple is banned for visitors now our guide showed us the side temple. Even from them from pillars one can hear various musical sounds if tapped properly as our guide Mr Parshuram showed us, Even though it is badly destroyed but still a place to... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The photo posted her do not fall under the Vithala Temple Complex. This place comes cross while you travel to visit the Vithala Temple Complex. If you write pages of comments about this Great Complex one will not get satisfied. Very important main attraction of this place is Stone chariot and Musical Pillars. The visitors are abandoned from entering near... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vithala Temple is one of the most important place in Hampi's Tourist guide. most mesmerizing place. Its ancient destroyed and yet it has that beauty attracting everyone by its fine craftsmanship and architecture. one of the best example of Dravidian style architecture. its impossible to describe in words about its beauty. *Must go place* Stone chariot, main shrine surrounded by... More 

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Thank rinki s
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place you should really visit if you are here. Take the boat across the river from where all the guesthouses are and walk to the ruins. There are some markets around and small places to get some food and a drink.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

near the ancient market.....similar to the other monuments in hampi and worth a visit.......might require sometime to see it....

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is a small board with a brief about the site just outside the main gate and thats about all you will find about the site, if you have not done a research earlier. There are no details anywhere else nor are there any guides who could tell you the details. Some parts were inaccessible due to repair works when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the path through Matanga hill to reach Vithala temple. It is an amazing example of fine medieval architecture. The musical pillars were quite a mystery to the colonial British empire, which they cut open. The iconic stone chariot is the main attraction. I was lucky to be there on a quiet day and wandered in the temple courtyard... More 

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