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Gol Gumbaz

Murud Janjira, Bijapur, India
+91 74112 31193
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Freetime enjoyment place

Gol Gumbaz have a great history. You can go with family and friends on any day, but, it have a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
Very loud

Definitely worth a visit when in Bijapur. It is situated in a lovely garden gated off from the main... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elyse C
Perth, Australia
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  • Average5%
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“largest dome” (25 reviews)
“echoed” (41 reviews)
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Murud Janjira, Bijapur, India
+91 74112 31193
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gol Gumbaz have a great history. You can go with family and friends on any day, but, it have a timings to visit it. It is the best place in evenings weather.

Thank Sharath15
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit when in Bijapur. It is situated in a lovely garden gated off from the main road. There is an entry fee to go in which will get you access to Gol Gumbaz but not to the museum. Gol Gumbaz was full...More

Thank Elyse C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gol Gombaz is a tomb built by the 7th King Mohammad Adilshah in the years between 1626 to 1656. It is 177 feet high at the dome and 145 feet wide. Inside at 107 feet there is a whispering gallery where people can climb and...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gol Gumbaz is very historical place and should be on top priority if you are in bijapur,the right time to visit is at 6am with guide as the number of visitors are low and then you can enjoy the whispering inside the dome or else...More

Thank param247
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome historical monument built by the Mughals. The gol gumbaz is huge circular dome which is a tomb of the emperor Adil Shah. It is surrounded by garden on all 4 sides. Tourists are visiting on a large no and they have made the place...More

Thank saggyy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This historical monument is a wonder and definitely a place to explore. Its a huge structure and as one continues to explore it, the facts of the architecture will amuse you. It would be good to hire a licensed guide (worth the fee paid) who...More

Thank ravisidula
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

King adil shai built this Gol Gumbaz is now the one wonders of asia. One can hear the voice 7 times .

Thank basu738
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Its really historical and amazing place. I really love that echo produced in that ghumbaz. You should have to go with friends or family once in the life. Its so huge

Thank Radhey B
Reviewed 13 May 2017

it is amazing,especially people interested in history. very good atmosphere. If not interested , you can enjoy walking around .relax in GRASS bed around the structure. children can play. those want to have some yoga in the early morning use grass bed with rising son....More

1  Thank beatriceakhil
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The imposing structure has long been an identity of Bijapur is the most famous landmark! Try to visit it at a time when school kids are not in excursion! The gardens look lovely and are carefully managed.The entry for adults is 10 rs .You need...More

Thank Deepa J
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
I plan to visit early in the morning around 6 to avoid crowd especially in the whispering gallery. Anybody has number of any guide whom I can contact. I guess normally this early guides will not be around
15 November 2016|
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Response from Ganesh K | Reviewed this property |
You are reaching at the right time and there are lots of guides available at that time. Have a happy time in the gallery
Dinu N
Is the monument open to public on all days and what is the visiting timings
19 July 2016|
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Response from BattieO | Reviewed this property |
The opening time is definitely 6am and not 6.30am or 10am as some other reviewers have mentioned. We were there at 6am in the morning and were allowed entry. The museum closes at 5pm but I'm pretty sure that entry to the... More