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“Favourite bit of Hampi”
Review of Lotus Mahal

Lotus Mahal
Ranked #9 of 59 things to do in Hampi
Certificate of Excellence
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London, United Kingdom
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120 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
“Favourite bit of Hampi”
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Gorgeous building, lovely gardens, elephant stables out the back. This is always where I want to come first when I visit Hampi

Visited September 2013
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London
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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Photogenic”
Reviewed 14 June 2014

Worth seeing this - the arches are carvings are exceptional and certainly will give you some excellent photos. Well kept grounds, knowledgeable and helpful staff at this site.

Visited June 2014
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Singapore, Singapore
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3,478 reviews
1,953 attraction reviews
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“Gorgeous Architecture”
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Contained within the Zenana Enclosure the Lotus Mahal is an impressive looking, albeit fairly small, building. Worth paying the entrance fee to see (since in any event the same ticket also gives access to the Vitthala Temple).

Visited May 2014
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Bangalore
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152 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
“Interesting architecture”
Reviewed 15 May 2014

This was one of the places in the ancient times where queens used to rest and relax, in fact, it had a built in air conditioning system. The structure had in-built terracota pipes and there was a well beside this temple. Water was filled into those pipes and fans were used to circulate the cool air within the palace with drapes around on its gates.

Visited November 2013
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Toronto, Canada
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132 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Paheli, here I come!”
Reviewed 26 April 2014

After watching several Bollywood movies with this tank as a backdrop, it was the reason I went to Hampi.

It was much smaller than though but quite interesting architecturally, the Roman aquaduct feeding the pool and the soldiers plates a discovery.

Visited November 2013
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