16 Must Visit Historical Places In Karnataka 2023!

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Gopika VC

Karnataka's highways, planes, and railroads allow visitors to explore its cultural history. See Karnataka's historical sites to avoid spoilers.

It features granite benches with bright blue ceramic tiles on the ground floor, a fairy tale Ballroom, Raja Ravi Varma's paintings, vine-covered walls, etc.

Bangalore Palace


It has been a very important place in Karnataka's history, and it has almost 500 old temples, archaeological buildings, treasury buildings, and bastions.

Hampi Archeological Ruins


The Mysore palace is one of the most interesting places in India, and when it is lit up on Sunday evenings, it is a sight to see.

Mysore Palace


It has a great Deccan style of architecture, and its name comes from the circular dome, or Gol Gombadh.

Gol Gumbaz, Bijapur


Bidar Fort is one of the old buildings in Karnataka that shows how good the ancient South Indian dynasty was at building.

Bidar Fort


This fort is in a beautiful spot, surrounded by lush green gardens. This fort covered thousands of acres and was built in 1848, which makes it a historical site.

Bangalore Fort


Vijayanagar ruled from the Royal Enclosure. The brilliant Vijayanagar-Mughal architecture is symbolic.

Royal Enclosure


Raja's tomb, also called Gaddige, is located in Madikeri, Coorg, which is one of the most beautiful hill stations in Karnataka.

Raja’s Tomb, Coorg


This historic site is a great example of Badami Chalukya architecture, which dates back to the sixth century and is built into the rock.

Badami Cave Temple


The Ganga Dynasty commander and minister Chavundaraya promoted this massive 57-foot statue. This statue is one of the world's largest free-standing statues.

Bahubali, Shravanabelagola


Before the British stabilised it, the fort saw many fights and was apprehended by many rules. Mahatma Gandi was imprisoned in this fort during India's freedom movement.

Belgaum Fort


Pattadakal, the "City of the Crown Rubies," is one of Karnataka's most important historical sites and a global heritage site for seeing Chalukya monuments.

Group of Monuments at Pattadakkal


The fort-enclosed Old Palace, also known as Gagan Palace, is in ruins. The Vijayanagara kings lived in Anegondi.

Old Palace, Hampi


This is where the brave ruler of Mysore, Tipu Sultan, stayed. It is at the intersection of Albert Victor Road and Krishna Rajendra.

Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace, Bangalore


Mirjan Fort, on the Aghanashini River, commemorates our glorious past. It is 4.1 hectares and 11 km from Kumta in Karnataka.

Mirjan Fort, Kumta


Tipu Sultan's death spot is where he was recovered. Colonel Wellesley installed a stone tablet at Tipu Sultan's body's location.

Tippu’s Death Place