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The temples are unique and exquisite. The area under ASI is well maintained. The whole village is a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
nansri
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Aihole - The architectural gem of Bharat

First thing we did upon reaching Aihole, was to hire a Guide. He explained to us, that as per... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
arvind_foodie
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Bengaluru, India
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This ancient city, the first capital of the early Chalukyas, is home to hundreds of beautifully carved temples some of which date back to the 5th and 6th century.
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The temples are unique and exquisite. The area under ASI is well maintained. The whole village is a heritage site. But outside of the area earmarked by ASI the villagers have occupied the sites. It is time that ASI took control of the whole village...More

Thank nansri
Reviewed 14 August 2018

First thing we did upon reaching Aihole, was to hire a Guide. He explained to us, that as per popular legend, Lord Parasuram came down to River Malaprabha and washed his blood-stained hands and battle axe, after evenging the death of his father. The blood...More

2  Thank arvind_foodie
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Aihole, It is of Heritage Site. We see this please after 15 years. Temple maintenance are improving. Awesome historical places. When you see Durga Temple and Ravan Cave Temple then you can told this line.. "The School of Indian Architect".

Thank r2rathodofficial
Reviewed 22 July 2018

I went to this place by boarding an rtc bus from Badami and it took an hour to reach this place.This village conatains more than 20 temple complexes in which you can see different structures of temples.It looks like university of chalukya temple architecture.I roamed...More

Thank Bala S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Group of monuments in Aihole has a lot of temples in the same compound. Durga temple and archeological museum are famous ones among all. The entry ticket prices are 15/- for temple and 5/- for museum​. Good place to visit.

1  Thank Ajith_Setty
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

At Aihole you can find number of heritage monuments built in temple style. There are approximately 120 such monuments which looks like practice/learning models for architect students at that century. Most of the monuments are damaged or incomplete due to unknown reasons. However there are...More

Thank ShashankP210
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Nice and calm place to spend time.. u c the ruins of great architecture here, few buks of entry fee.

Thank KirankumarS29
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We visited Aihole on the way to Badami from Hampi. This is a comparatively small site. But it has few temples in its complex. A small museum is also sep-up by Archeological Survey of India (ASI). The entire complex is maintained very well.

1  Thank Mayur_Sankalia
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Aihole is a remote village in the Bagalkot district of North Karnataka, lying next to the Malaprabha River. We visited the ancient rock and cave temples of Badami, Pattadakal and Aihole over three days, making Badami as our base. We drove to Aihole village (35...More

1  Thank EkMusafir
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

This place is worth visiting between Hampi and Badami. The road conditions are bad because of ongoing construction but it's really worth a visit. The major temples are within a well maintained complex run by ASI. It's very clean within the complex with a nice...More

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