Halebid Belur Getaway
Chennakesava Temples Belur
Hassan is base point for to visit Halebid and Belur Temples which are visited for its architectural significance by heritage travellers.
Hoysaleswara Temple dates back to the 12th century, this temple enshrines Hoysaleswara and Santaleswara.
Sri Channakeshava Temple (Belur) built in 1117 AD is a star shaped temple and is famous for the sculptures in stone depicting scenes from Ramayana, Bhagvad Gita and Mahabharata.
Halebid Belur Temples are a day visit option from Mysore (150 kms) or Chikmagalur (50 kms), a stopover on the heritage circuit of South India and a popular ex-Bangalore getaway.