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Hassan Tourism

Hassan, in the south Indian state of Karnataka, remains a major delight for history lovers. The city was named after its presiding deity Goddess Hassanamba.  Hassan houses a range of ancient structures and monuments narrating impressive history of this place. Here you will find some of the most architecturally rich temples.

Hoysala Temples remain a popular attraction in Hassan due to their historical grandeur. These twin temples stand on the edge of the Mosale village. They have been made in a beautiful Hoysala style of architecture which impresses all visitors. Another major attraction here is the Shri Ranganatha temple perched on the Mavinakerre hill. The temple houses a Hanuman statue and features a contemporary architecture. Drive to this religious place is a beautiful experience in itself. Another famous temple of Hassan is the Kedareswara Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple was raised around 1220 A. D in a traditional Hoysala style architecture. Its interiors show highly impressive intricate carvings, relief work and ancient sculptures.

Shettyhalli Church is another wonder of Hassan constructed on the banks of the River Hemavathi. The church belongs to the 18th century and remains drenched into the water for most of the months. When the water level decreases during summers, you can see this church. It is built in a gothic style of architecture and remains a popular attraction in Hassan.

Travelers can also plan a visit to Gorur Dam in Hassan, a known picnic spot. The dam was constructed in the year 1979 across the river Hemavathi, a tributary of the river Kaveri. The dam is nestling with breathtaking views of nature all around.

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