Hotels in Belur Maharaja Inn: TA Rank (4.5) -&nb
Restaurant in Belur Annapoorna veg Restaurant (Chikmagalur):&nbs
Places to visit in Belur Chenakeshava Temple: The Chennakeshava
Belur Temple History The main attraction in Belur is the Chennak
How to Reach Belur By Flight: Nearest airport is Mangalore
Best time to visit Belur The best time to visit Belur is between
Food to eat in Belur Restaurants in Belur and Halebid offer basi
Culture of Belur Karnataka is very famous for its rich history a
Nearest Attraction in Belur Halebidu: Halebidu is located i
Shopping in Belur Belur is very famous for terracotta (cera
Belur - Halebid - Shravenbelgola Suggested Itinerary Belur-Haleb
Belur is a small town set on the bank of Yagachi river in Hassan district of Karnataka. City is well known for its fine art, historical gateway and for Chennakeshava temple which was a capital during Hoysala kingdom for a short duration. Belur was also called as Velapuri during Hoysala period. The town is renowned for its Chennakeshava Temple which is one of the finest example of Hoysala workmanship. It is being proposed as a UNESCO world heritage site for its amazing 10th century temples and it attracts tourist for its amazing sculptures and intricate artistic.
Belur is well known for its marvelous temples built during the rule of the Hoysala dynasty. Chennakeshava Temple was famous temple of lord Vishnu which is built by Shantaladevi, queen of king Vishnuvardhana. It is said that Shantaladevi herself danced in front of the main shrine during its installation and her dance inspired the poses of the figurines on the temple walls.
There are about 48 pillars of various sizes, shapes and designs, bearing testimony to remarkable artistry and the main highlight of the temple are Darpana Sundari or "The lady with the mirror". There are many temple of Belur and Halebidu which is famous for its unique sculptures and statues of elephants, horses, lions, swans, depictions of mythological events, and scenes from the Indian epics.
What to buy and shop in "Belur
Statues of Panchadhatu
Where to buy & shop for souvenirs tourist items in "Belur"
Terracotta items (clay Item)
Where to buy & shop for clothes in "Belur"
Spencer's Hyper Store
Where to have best food in "Belur"
Annapoorna veg Restaurant
Where to stay in "Belur"
Belur offers good and comfort stay facility, we suggested all three category of hotels which you like to stay
Standard Hotel: Maharaja Inn: TA Rank (4.5) - Certificate of Excellence
Deluxe Hotel: Holiday Inn Home: TA Rank (5.0) - Certificate of Excellence
Luxury Hotel: The Gateway Hotel KM Road: TA Rank (4.0) - Certificate of Excellence
Where to drink in "Belur"
BLACK - THE LOUNGE BAR
Best Bars in "Belur"
Where to eat Lunch & Dinner" Belur"
Greens Family Restaurant