Best Things To Do in Gulbarga, India

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Gulbarga.

Gulbarga may not be as popular as other cities in India, but don’t let that fool you. Gulbarga is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Gulbarga.

If you have plans to visit India and are not sure if Gulbarga should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Gulbarga and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Gulbarga

Here is the list of things to do in Gulbarga and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Gulbarga Fort Image
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    Fort

    Address: Halbarga, Brhampur Kalaburagi, Karnataka 585101

    The Gulbarga Fort dating back to 1347 is one of the significant structures bearing Islamic architecture. The fort was constructed by Raja Gulchand followed by its fortification by Alauddin Bahmani with towering walls and moats surrounding it. The canal surrounding the fort made it impossible to capture while the fifteen towers armed with 26 guns...Read more
  2. Sharana Basaveshwara Temple Image
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    Temple

    Address: Raghavendra Colony, Brhampur, Kalaburagi, Karnataka 585103

    The Sharana Basaveshwara Temple nestled in the Gulbarga town is dedicated to the eminent Hindu philosopher, teacher and saint named Basaveshwara from the 18th century. The temple pays homage to Basaveshwara who selflessly and relentlessly worked towards uplifting the society by abolishing any type of discrimination i.e. dedicating his life to Da...Read more
  3. Haft Gumbad Image
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    Tomb

    Address: Santraswadi, Kalaburagi, Karnataka 585104

    The Haft Gumbad or the Saat (Seven) Gumbaz consists of seven tombs consecrated en route to Khwaja Bande Nawaz Dargah. The tombs are dedicated to the noted military commanders and rulers from the Bahmani Kingdom. As you enter, the lush manicured lawn will beckon you where the tombs are kept at respective distance from each other. The Tughlaqi sty...Read more
  4. Buddha Vihar

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    Buddha Vihar

    Religious Site, Monument

    Address: Near University Kalburgi, Sedam Road, Kalaburagi, Karnataka 585105

    Overview of Buddha Vihar One of the most significant places for Buddhists all over South India, the Buddha Viharis a beautiful complex indicating the peculiarity of Buddhist architectures. An all-white, chipped marblebuilding with the characteristic dome, is enhanced beautifully on days like Buddha Poornima and those celebrating various deeds o...Read more
  5. Dargah Hazrath Khaja Banda Nawaz Gesudaraz Rh

    Religious Site, Monument

    Address: Khaja Colony, Kalaburagi, Karnataka 585104

    Hazrat Khwaja Banda Nawaz Dargah is a magnificent shrine of a famous Indian Sufi saint Bande Nawaz. Located in the center of the city, this place is frequented by the Muslim community as well as other visitors. The dargah is intricately built and is a splendid piece of architecture. The connoisseurs of architecture visit this ancient monument t...Read more