Location: 353 kilometers from Bangalore, in the south Indian state of Karnataka
Significance: Heritage Site
Famous For: A World Heritage Site
Speciality: The capital of the largest empire (Vijayanagar) in post-mughal India
Tourist Attractions: Queen's Bath, Lotus shaped fountains, Lotus Mahal, Elephant Stables, Vitthal Temple, Stone Chariot, Virupaksha Temple, Ugra Narasimha, Pushkarini Tank, Mahanavami Dibba, Pampapati temple, Krishna temple, Pattabhirama temple, Hazara Ramachandra, Chandrasekhara temple and the Jaina Temple.