Bijapur is famous for its wonderful architecture. Once it was called as City of Victory (Vijaypur) during Chalukyan period. Capital of Adil Shahi dynasty (1418 to 1686 A.D).
Gol gumbaz: Famous for its circular dome (second largest dome, external diameter of the dome is 44 m, in the world) with walls of 3 m thick and four octagonal minars, tomb of the Muhammad Adil Shah II. Whispering Gallery is famous for an echo point.
Jami Masjid: Contructed by Adil Shah during 16th century A.D. It is famous for its unique design, centering Onion shaped dome and surrounded by 33 flattened small domes on the top.
Jora Masjid: It was built by the mughal emperor Aurangzeb. Khan Mohammed and Khawas Khan were buried here.
Asar-e-Sharif: Located at the heart of the city. It was a High Court constructed by Md Adil Shah.
Malik-e-Maidan: Famous Cannon constructed by Md Bin Hassan Rumi, is present here.
How to Reach Bijapur: well connected by Road and Rail network. It is about 570 km from Bangalore, capital of Karnataka.