5 attractions you should visit in Bijapur - With photos & details

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Top 5 attractions to explore in Bijapur

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

Almatti DamAlmatti Dam, Araladinni, Karnataka 586201
Lake/ River/ Ponds
Dams

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

Bara Kamanbara kaman, Gacchinakatti Colony, Vijayapura, Karnataka 586101, India
Notable Architectures

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.

Fort BijapurGodbole Mala, Vijayapura, Karnataka 586101, India
Forts
Notable Architectures

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

Gol GumbazJadar Galli, Vijayapura, Karnataka 586104, India
Tombs
Notable Architectures

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.

Shivgiri TempleGulbarga Highway, Vijayapura, Karnataka 586104, India
Hindu Temples
Notable Architectures

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.

Map of attractions in Bijapur