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Belur - Insights of Hoysala Architecture

Since ages, Karnataka has been rich in culture, heritage and architecture. To have an insight of this, one must visit Belur. Even after a lapse of ten centuries, the art lovers of the whole world can adore this heritage center recognized by UNESCO. Highlights : [caption id="attachment_3279" align="alignright" width="300"] Hoysala emblem[/caption] Distance from Bengaluru : 250 km Places to explore  : Belur Chennakeshava temple Mode of transport : Car Type : Architecture, Sight-seeing Ideal for : Friends & Family Budget : Fuel and Food. Mode of Transport Started off an early morning with friends to explore the Hoysala architecture. Belur is just 4 hours drive from Bengaluru ( around 250kms), which can be covered as a leisure weekend trip. The drive through the National highway (NH4) takes you all the way to Hassan (Tumkur road take left after Nelamangala).The closest city to Belur is Hassan. One can stop by to have breakfast. Excu