Places to visit in Bijapur

Bijapur is a district in the state of Karnataka in southern India. The city of Bijapur is the headquarters of the district, and is located 530 km northwest of Bangalore. Bijapur is well known for the great monuments of historical importance built during the Adil Shahi dynasty. ”

The city established in the 10th—11th centuries by the Chalukyas of Kalyani was referred as Vijayapura. The city came under the influence of the Khilji Sultanate in Delhi by the late 13th century. In 1347, the area was conquered  by the Bahmani Sultanate of Gulbarga. By this time the city was being referred as Vijapur or Bijapur

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