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Malegitti Shivalaya Fort and Temple

Badami, India
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Majestic setting

There are actualy 3 Shivalaya temples. The upper Shivalaya temple and the lower temple which are... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
falangsabai
,
Phitsanulok, Thailand
great view at the caves and lake

great view at the caves and lake, it is less crowded, at some portions we were alone, and that made... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
anca90
,
Brasov, Romania
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

There are actualy 3 Shivalaya temples. The upper Shivalaya temple and the lower temple which are perched on the escarpment along with the ruins of the fort, can be reached by the many, many stairs behind the museum. These two can also be viewed from...More

Thank falangsabai
Reviewed 18 February 2017

great view at the caves and lake, it is less crowded, at some portions we were alone, and that made it great, nice walk through the canion

Thank anca90
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The fort is no where closer to what a fort actually should be. It is very badly damaged and not sure wether we can restore it to its previous glory.

Thank Koushlendra Y
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Visit the museum below and the climb up the fort...it is a wonderful place...not many people come here compared to the Badami caves...you can see some wonderful structures and take a nice cool breeze up the hills

Thank KishenHarendra
Reviewed 1 January 2017

This is right next to archaeological museum , and views are amazing . It takes around 20-30 minutes to climb up. the view which you get from there is amazing ....

Thank ajsrinivas
Reviewed 15 December 2016

you can reach this temple by climbing quite a lot of long starers but the view after reaching this site is worth the effort. The temple itself is like any other temple in badami but if you want to see all badami, you have to...More

Thank singhsaheb
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Right next to the Badami archaeological museum is the starting point for this beautiful trek through the rock formations over well constructed stone steps. The steps take you to the Lower Shivalya temple and Upper Shivalya temples. Great views of the Badami cave temples and...More

Thank skjlg
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is the hill temple near Bhuthnath temple, little hiking needed. Elderly people needs frequent rests while walking above. Steps are carved and very nice and safe place for walking. Govt provided securities there. One can see full view of Badami town from here.

Thank shrprakash
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Just by the side of the archeological museum, some two hundred steps take you to the top of Badami. The views and the gentle breeze are a treat ... and the sunset is glorious, in case you are a photographer ...

1  Thank Sub_maya_hai
Reviewed 28 September 2016

On the opposite side of the badami caves lies the ancient ruins of the badami fort built by the Chalukyas who ruled there around 6th century CE. The complex houses an ASI museum at the base while the top has weathered last pieces of fort...More

Thank Gautam_Great
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