Gol Gumbaz in Bijapur, Karnataka, India - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Gol Gumbaz

Jadar Galli, Vijayapura, Karnataka 586104, India

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About Gol Gumbaz

Gol Gumbaz is a mausoleum of the king Muhammed Adhil Shah. the name is based on gola gummata derived from gol gommbadh meaning circular dome. This follows the style of Indo Islamic architecture.



Attractions near Gol Gumbaz

Fort Bijapur0.04km from Gol Gumbaz

Historical fort located in the heart of Bijapur. This fort was built by the founder of the Adil Shahi Dynasty.

Bara Kaman1.9km from Gol Gumbaz

Bara kaman is an incomplete catacomb of Ali Adilshah 2 .He needed to manufacture a sepulchur of unmatched engineering quality. That we can experience while seeing this.

Shivgiri Temple2.58km from Gol Gumbaz

There is an 85 feet tall Shiva statue.this is a growing pilgrimage location. 1500 tonnes statue of Lord Shiva is considered as the second largest one in India.

Almatti Dam57.83km from Gol Gumbaz

Almatti dam is a hydroelectric project on the Krishna River.  The 290 Mw power station is also situated beside the dam.

Durga Temple91.36km from Gol Gumbaz

Medieval Hindu Temple which was Part of a pending UNESCO world heritage site . Famous as a rare apsidal or round ended Hindu temple

Lad Khan Temple91.42km from Gol Gumbaz

One of the oldest Hindu temples built in 5th century by the Kings of Chalukya Dynasty . Historical place which shows the architectural wonder of Karnataka

Where is Gol Gumbaz

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Bijapur is well known for the great monuments of historical importance built during the Adil Shahi dynasty.