Weekend Trip to Halebid, Karnataka
Summer 22 to 40°C
Winter 10 to 32°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Bangalore: 212 kilometers / 3 h ,15 m
Best Time To Visit
Halebid, also known as Halebeedu, was the capital of the Hoysala rulers during the 12th century and the 13th century. Literally meaning ‘the old city’, this quaint town was at its zenith during their. Your visit to Halebid during from Bangalore would be a cultural delight. This town is dotted with a number of temples as well as Jain shrines, which are its main attractions. Around 30 km from the Hassan town, Halebid still carries the proof of its rich historical past. Do not miss visiting these finest architectural structures of the olden times. You can have a relaxed vacation along with your loved ones in this serene town, away from the hustle-bustle of the city life.
How to Reach Halebid
The nearest railway station to Halebid is in Hassan, which is around 32 km away. Hassan railway station is well- connected to Bangalore by regular trains. You can board a train from Bangalore to Hassan and from the station, you can take a private taxi or use local transportation.
It is best to rent a cab from Bangalore to Halebid. If you wish to travel by bus, you can go aboard a private bus.