Yes , you can cover most of the places around Badami in one day. When we are busy with our day to day life, with academics, with business meetings and all or just you need to take some break at the weekend then Badami is the perfect destination.
No doubt visiting the historical town is really an refreshing and energetic experience. Off course one day is not enough to cover the places in details and to spend more time. But still we can have a nice experience in a day specially when things are not planned.
The place can be reached by Train and bus. Direct trains are there from Bangalore, Hubli, Bagalkot and other towns. Also the town is connected by road (KSRTC buses ply from most of the cities. Click here to know about reaching badami in detail.
Its good if we have our own vehicle transportation to roam around badami. No worries, we can hire Auto/ Tum Tum for transportation. We can negotiate and fix the amount by mentioning all the places to see.
In one day trip to badami,
following places can be visited.
1. Banashankari Amma Temple – Get the blessing of goddess Banashankari devi.
2. Badami Caves and Museum : Experience and witness the amazing rock cut caves and know the history by visiting the museum
3.Mahakuta Take the darshanam of Mahakooteshwara (Take a holy bath in the mahakuta tank).
4. Pattadakal Yes truly marvellous architecture. Visit the world heritage site and fill the eyes with beautiful temple and fine carvings.
5.Aihole Visit various temples with Durga temple.
6.Shivayogamandira Divine place. Get the touch of spiritual feel. Know about shiva sharanas.
And when it comes to food, We will get all sort of food items in Badami. If we wish to taste the local food cousine then go for Jowar Roti meals , Girmit and Mirchi Bajji for snacks. Lets give your taste buds to feel something spicy and healthy diet. The curry comes with medium spices and good for health and pocket.
Lastly rush back to your place to continue with your life’s dealings with memories and experience of the Badami.
Have a nice time at Badami