Bijapur is known as the Heritage city of Karnataka. Bijapur is officially known as Vijayapura. Bijapur city is well known for its historical monuments of architectural importance built during the rule of the Adil Shahi dynasty. Gol Gumbaz, one of the largest antiquated, but impressive medieval domes in the world. Bijapur is mainly Islamic but it has seen many more cultural influences since its ancient days.
Gol Gumbaz in Bijapur, is second largest dome in the world. The drum house of Gol Gumbaz was converted into a museum by the British to keep the age old artifacts, considering it as one of the oldest museums in India.
Places To Visit
Gol Gumbaz, Malik E Maidan (The Monarch of the Plains), Ibrahim Rauza, Almatti Dam, Bara Kaman, Jumma Masjid, Jod Gumbaz, Kudalasangama (Place of Worship), The Archaeological Museum.