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The unfinished mausoleum

Bara Kaman is the unfinished mausoleum of Ali Adil Shah II in Bijapur, Karnataka. Ali Adil Shah... read more

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Shailendrasood
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Hyderabad, India
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Impressive ruins

The place is impressive, photogenic and evocative of history.A good place to play with your camera... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Bara Kaman is the unfinished mausoleum of Ali Adil Shah II in Bijapur, Karnataka. Ali Adil Shah II wanted to build a mausoleum surpassing Gol Gumbaz in architecture with twelve arches placed vertically as well as horizontally surrounding the tomb. It is said that his...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is impressive, photogenic and evocative of history.A good place to play with your camera and enjoy the arches that remained

Thank Mamdouh S
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The King who wanted to build this monument is killed by his own father as his father wanted to avoid his glory being taken over by his son. No ticket needed, and thus no management is given to take care of this place. Rubbish and...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

This is also a one of the famous tourist place and historical place of India. Very nice place and we can feel that traditional attachment. There are so may camans here there is a beautiful garden here.

1  Thank naveena1992
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Very near to Bijapur bus stand just 1000 mtr, centrally located in market area, this incompleted monument can be seen if U are on the way to market. Not much to be seen except 12 architectural Kaman.

Thank yatratri
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is an unfinished mausoleum of Ali Adil Shah II, who wanted to build a mausoleum of unmatched architectural quality. It was planned that 12 arches would be placed vertically as well as horizontally surrounding the tomb. However, for unknown reasons the work on the structure was left...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Ernest excellent that place was very amazing it was so lovely I enjoyed it with that place looking so lovely two parts in Bijapur one is girl government otherwise is Bara Kaman

Thank D osm D
Reviewed 7 May 2018

this is a historical place.it has good architecture.almost ruined.this is in the center of the city.parking is a problem.less crowded.

Thank raja p
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I was not able to get to the top of the structure as it was locked. The place is located in central city. And if in case you are nearby it’s worth the glance, can imagine the splendour of the past and architectural abilities.

1  Thank Prasanna321
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This is an incomplete mausoleum in history bastion Bijapur. The building is now known by it's unfinished arches (its history is shrouded in mystery). While the maintenance by the ASI is good with clean premises and well maintained lawns it should not take much effort...More

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