Cultural unesco world heritage site built in. A unesco world heritage site the ancient village of hampi in the south indian state of karnataka once served as the capital of one of the largest kingdoms of india the vijayanagara empire.
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Hampi world heritage site. The place is the vestige of powerful vijayanagara empire. Later half of the 14th century year of inscription. Hampi was added to the list of world heritage sites in danger in 1999 but removed in 2006 following successful conservation efforts.
Hampi is one of the largest ruined cities in the world inscribed at unesco world heritage list. The top must visit viewpoints in hampi. Manas wildlife sanctuary was listed as being in danger in 1992 but was removed in 2011 following significant improvements.
Its fabulously rich princes built dravidian temples and palaces which won the admiration of travellers between the 14th and 16th centuries. The list of unesco world heritage sites in india. These are great to watch sunset try photography and also the get an aerial view of the hampis.
World heritage site. The integration between the well planned city of hampi with its natural setting and architectural grandeur speaks about the artistic skills possessed. Given the relatively short distance from goa the place is very popular and bustling with tourists.
In the 16th century the village was razed to the ground by the deccan sultanate and all thats left today is the ruins that speak of their prime. Hampi also referred to as the group of monuments at hampi is a unesco world heritage site located in east central karnataka india. This suspension bridge only partially completed at the time dominated the natural environment in the core archaeological area of the site.
The group of monuments at hampi was inscribed on the list of world heritage in danger in 1999 in part because of the construction of two bridges one of them the anegundi bridge. The group of monuments at hampi was enlisted in world heritage sites under criteria no. Hampi is a unesco world heritage site and was once the capital of the impressive vijayanagar empire.
Allahabad in uttar pradesh ujjain in madhya. Top viewpoints in hampi. The ruins of vijayanagar empire hampi.
Kumbh mela which is organised in every 12 years in different holy places in india viz. Group of monuments at hampi. The austere grandiose site of hampi was the last capital of the last great hindu kingdom of vijayanagar.
Ajanta caves maharashtra. It became the centre of the hindu vijayanagara empire capital in the 14th century. Agra fort uttar pradesh.
1986 reasons for inscription. Chronicles left by persian and european travellers particularly the portuguese state hampi was a prosperous wealthy and grand city near the tungabhadra river with numerous. I iii and iv.