Things you can buy: Embroidered shawls and textiles, antique coins, traditional costumes, colourful bags, jewellery, stone figurines, carved artefacts and replica of Hampi ruins.
Other attractions in Hampi:
Virupaksha Temple, Pampa Sarovar, Vijaya Vittala Temple, Tungabhadra Dam, Hanuman Temple, Hemakuta Hill Temple Complex, Sasivekalu Ganesha Temple, Lakshmi Narasimha Temple, Queen’s Bath and Archaeological Museum.
How to reach Hampi
Air: Hubli is the closest airport, about 160km west of Hampi. However, the closest international airport is the Bangalore Airport. Once you reach Bangalore, take the Hampi Express or a private taxi from there forward.
Road: Tourists traveling to Hampi by road can easily avail taxis or buses from towns and cities such as Bangalore, Hyderabad, Hassan and Mysore.
Train: About 13 km away, Hospet Junction is the nearest railway station to Hampi.
Best time to visit:
October to December, when the weather is pleasant.
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