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Hassan Travel Guide


  • Temple in Hassan, Karnataka
Hassan At a Glance
  • Average Climate:15°C - 35°C
  • Best Time to Visit:October - March
  • STD Code:08394

Introduction

Hassan in Karnataka is one of the most beautiful tourist places in India. From sculptures to the architectural wonders of Belur, Halebid and Sravanabelagola, Hassan in Karnataka in India has still preserved the remnants of the medieval era.

Hassan reflects the rich heritage and culture of South India expressed through its beautiful murals and sculptures. These sculptures belong to the Hoysala period that flourished during the 11th and 13th century and left behind an important impact on the architectural legacy. It was during this time that most of the famous temples in Belur and Halebid were constructed. On your Tour to Hassan Karnataka you can see these wonderful monuments of the medieval period.

Sravanabelagola in Hassan is one of the important tourist places in Hassan. It was deeply influenced by the Jain philosophy and this can be seen in the sculptures, paintings and literary works of the region. Hassan was also quite famous for its noteworthy contributions in the Jain literature. Tour to Hassan Karnataka will reveal a lot about the Jain scriptures and philosophies.

On your Tour to Hassan Karnataka you can see the beautiful monuments or the monolith statues of Lord Gomateshwara or Lord Bahubali. From temples to sculptures to the architectural marvels Hassan is one of the ideal destinations for the tourists.

The two most important tourist attractions in Hassan are Belur and Halebid. Belur is located at a distance of 38 kilometers from Hassan. It has some of the best temples that were built during the Hoysala period. From intricately carved walls to the intricate designs of exotic sculptures, the temples in Belur are quite fascinating for the tourists. The figures on the walls of these temples bear mythological figures or characters from Hindu mythology.

Halebid is also an interesting destination. The temples of Halebid were also built in the 11th century and they attract tourists from all over.

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