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Hampi – The Village of Monumental Ruins

Hampi is a beautiful village in Karnataka and this historic city is home to some of the most ancient and heritage monuments in India. The monuments in Hampi have been ranked as UNESCO World Heritage Site and these monuments ruins are comprised of around 500 monuments stretching over more than 25 kilometers. Located on the banks of the Tungabhadra River, this historic village is around 353 kilometers from Bangalore.

Hampi is one of the major travel destinations in Karnataka and the monuments in Hampi have helped in making it a major tourist spot. The ruins of the monuments offer a great visual delight and these monuments become more beautiful in the night when it is given more charm by the lights. Majority of Hampi is filled with rocks and you can see the beauty of these rocks stretching over kilometers adding a unique charm and beauty to this beautiful village.

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