Heritage sites for architecture lovers-QuickOverview
Belur-Exquisite art work from the 12th centuryThe town is renown for its Chennakeshava Temple, one of the finest examples of Hoysala architecture built in 1121 AD.The temple is very famous for extensive carvings, stone sculptures, art work and its unique architecture. The temple was Proposed to be UNESCO World heritage Sites in 2019. The Town belongs to hassan district by geography but it is closer to chikmagalur city. Visit the Place to explore and learn more.
Halebidu-Archaeological Marvel from HoysalasQuickOverview :The Hoysaleshwara Temple is in Halebeedu town is a 12th-century architecture. This temple was looted in the 14th century and it fell into ruins .The previous name of Halebeedu was Dwarasamudra – which means (the way to the sea) .The Town belongs to hassan district by geography but it is closer to chikmagalur city.It is known that the famous temple derived its name from the King Vishnuvardhana Hoysaleswara, who built the temple.Visit the Place to explore and learn more.
Belavadi Sri.Veeranarayana Temple -Kudos to Architecture of the templeQuickOverview : The temple was built during the rule of the Hoysala Empire. Belavadi is said to be the place mentioned in Mahabharatha where Pandava prince Bheema killed the demon Bakasura and protected the village and its people.It is at the short distance from the famous temple towns of Belur and Halebidu.Visit the Place to explore and learn more.