8 Places to Visit in Hampi in 2 Days

Tart your day early at this ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Explore the intricate carvings and architecture.

1. Virupaksha Temple

Day 1: Explore the Sacred Center

Trek up to enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding area and visit the many temples and shrines scattered around.

2. Hemakuta Hill

Marvel at the iconic stone chariot and musical pillars that produce different musical notes when tapped.

3. Vijaya Vittala Temple

Witness the historic weighing scale where kings once weighed themselves against gold or grain, which was then distributed to the needy.

4. King's Balance

Admire the elaborate bas-reliefs depicting scenes from the Ramayana on the temple walls.

5. Hazara Rama Temple

Day 2: Royal Center and Riverside Ruins

The Royal Enclosure in Hampi was the administrative and ceremonial center of the Vijayanagara Empire, featuring court buildings, stables, and other structures.

6. Royal Enclosure

Spend your afternoon exploring Anegundi, the ancient town believed to be the mythical Kishkindha, kingdom of the monkey-god Hanuman. Visit the Anegundi Fort and explore the picturesque countryside

7. Anegundi

Visit these beautiful structures that showcase the architectural brilliance of the Vijayanagara Empire.

8. Lotus Mahal