Stepped Tank

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  • Address: Hampi, Bellary, Karnataka, India
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  • Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-8022352828
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Religious Site, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture , Archaeological Site

The stepped tank of Hampi is a part of the royal enclosure but does not date back to the early Vijayanagar times. It emerged when the archeologists dug till the bottom for evidences and when water was found, the stepped tank was built all around and beautified.

This stepped tank is very different from all others in Hampi. This is made of complete black schist stone and is just so beautiful. It seems as if this stepped tank was built elsewhere and then later shifted to this place. Each brick here is earmarked. Some also have marks of designs made by the architect. The purpose of the tank is not known surely but it is possible that it was built to supply water during ceremonies and occasions in the royal family.

Stepped Tank Travel Tips

  • Photography is allowed here free of cost.

How to Reach Stepped Tank

  • The nearest airport is the Bellary Airport.
  • The nearest railway station is Hospet.

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  • Stepped Tank Address: Hampi, Bellary, Karnataka, India
  • Stepped Tank Contact Number: +91-8022352828
  • Stepped Tank Timing: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Stepped Tank(preferred time): 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Stepped Tank: 00:30 Mins
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  • 45.24% of people who visit Hampi include Stepped Tank in their plan

  • 23.44% of people start their Stepped Tank visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Stepped Tank

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

82.81% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Stepped Tank

People normally club together Clarks Inn Hampi and Matunga Hill while planning their visit to Stepped Tank.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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