Elephant Stables, Hampi

4.4
Must see · Architectural Building · Historic Site
Discover a piece of Indian history at Elephant Stables, part of the World Heritage-listed set of monuments at Hampi. The long, imposing structure dates from the 15th century, built to house the Vijayanagara Empire's royal elephants. Admire the Indo-Islamic architecture, its domed chambers where the elephants were held, and the elaborately detailed decorations that adorn the walls. Step into one of the arched doorways and imagine it in its past glory, when it used to contain the highly revered animals. Our Hampi trip maker tool makes visiting Elephant Stables and other Hampi attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • One of the best place to imagine the golden times of Vijaynagar before the attack of Mughals. One of the best place for just sitting and chill.its very near to the lotus mahal. One of the least...  more »
  • These are interesting and in a small separate complex with a nice garden and tree to sit and imagine noise and bustle of large elephants.  more »
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  • Beautiful monument. They used to keep elephants here. Well maintained. Open & camera allowed. Avoid hot summer noons.
  • This is an amazing structure, it was as used stables for royal elephants. It’s next to Lotus Mahal. You can sit and relax here under lush green trees and enjoy the breathtaking view.

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