This magnificent tower is the most famous landmark of Hampi. The tower is 165ft high , 150 ft wide and 120 ft long and is the first entrance to Virupaksha Temple. Bring your binoculars to see the beautiful carvings on the walls of this eleven storey structure. The tower is also known as “Bistappaya Tower”. Unfortunately, It is not known who built it or when it was built . It was renovated many times . It was also renovated by the great King, Krishnadeva Raya,  in 1510.  

Hampi Main Tower
Hampi Main Tower

Other Attractions in Hampi Bazaar

Virupaksha Temple
Hemakuta Hill 
Monolith Nandi