Watch Tower Hampi

Hampi Watch Tower

Hampi Watchtower – History, Location, Timings, Entry Fee, Photography, Best Time To Visit, Visit Duration, Parking, Facilities, Accommodation, Nearby Attractions, Where To Eat, How To Reach and Online Booking.

Watch Tower Hampi History

Watch Tower is one of the security sources during the reign of Krishnadevaraya. It is specially meant for the guards to quarantine the Royal palace.  Watch Towers can be spotted at many areas in Hampi. These towers play a dual role, one for the military usage for the guards and as a vantage point for the Royal Ladies. It has nice architecture and many interesting carvings. These watchtowers are located at the periphery of the royal palace or other royal architectures.

Watch Tower Hampi Location

Hampi, Bellary District,


Watch Tower Hampi Timings

All Days Of The Week

9.00 am to 5.30 pm

Watch Tower Hampi Entry Fee

Rs 30/- per head


Allowed (Free)

Best Time To Visit:

November To January

Visit Duration:

1 Hour

Watch Tower Hampi Accommodation



Available (Free)


  • Bicycles
  • Bikes
  • Cabs
  • Buses

Nearby Attractions:

  • Lotus Mahal
  • Zanana Enclosure
  • Virupaksah Temple
  • Archaeological Museum
  • Achyutaraya Temple

Nearby Restaurants:

  • Hampi Roof Restaurant
  • The Chill Out
  • Suresh Restaurant
  • Funky Monkey Restaurant

How To Reach Watch Tower Hampi

By Air:

Bellary Airport – 49 km

By Rail:

Hospet Junction Railway Station – 13 km

By Road:

Bikes, Cabs, Bicycles and Other Private Vehicles are easily available for Hire