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Gol Gumbaz

Murud Janjira, Bijapur, India
+91 74112 31193
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Unexplored Marvel

The entire city is full of historic monuments and Gol Gumbaz stands tall. This tomb is one of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gol gumbaz-Un explored beauty in Bijapur

Its in Bijapur. There are many monuments to see. Its the mausoleum of king Mohammed Adil Shah... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Murud Janjira, Bijapur, India
+91 74112 31193
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The entire city is full of historic monuments and Gol Gumbaz stands tall. This tomb is one of the largest in world and an architecture marvel. One gets mesmerized by seeing the structure that how has it survived centuries and still holds its beauty. One...More

Thank SarfarazSyed
Reviewed 4 days ago

Its in Bijapur. There are many monuments to see. Its the mausoleum of king Mohammed Adil Shah, Sultan of Bijapur. Its open all day 9am to 6.0pm.There is an entry fee. Once you entered there is a beautiful park around the gol gumbaz.Inside the gol...More

1  Thank Yasir H
Reviewed 6 days ago

must see once in life time, as its to high and can see the half of the city, and great experience is to watch down from up in gumbaz, earlier we use to get the sound for 7 times but now it reduced to 2-3...More

Thank Sheetal P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Gol Gumbaj is one of the must see places of Karnataka.Its a historical place where huge tomb is there... before it there is a museum maintained by ASI which shows old sculptures n idols...Entry fee is ₹25 n for Museum ₹5/person.

Thank Arvind S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gol Gumbaz is the most famous monument in Bijapur . It is the mausoleum of Sultan Mohammed Adil shah, the seventh king of the Adil Shahi dynasty who ruled Bijapur in the 17th c .It is an engineering marvel - being the largest dome built...More

Thank nilaseventy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gol Gumbaz is a complex that contains a mosque and a mausoleum. It is a well maintained monuments in Bijapur. It is a marvellous building. A small canteen facility is available. It is kept clean and neat. The whole area surrounding Gol Gumbaz is very...More

Thank arunkk1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gol gumbaz is a good place to visit with family and friends. It is the property of the Government keeping clean is our work. Best historical information by this Structure..

Thank Sharath15
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

It's the second largest dome in the world, next only to the St. Peter's Basilica of Rome. Gol Gumbaz was built in 17th Century by Adil Shah II who was the Sultan of Bijapur. Later he was buried there in the tomb in the central...More

1  Thank rajani k
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The engineering and construction of Gol Gumball binds you in the beauty of its construction with a very good ventilation. It has a very clean vicinity though the walls are dirty

1  Thank Saurabh A
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Just an advice: At the top of the dome, it is said that one can hear another person whispering from the other side because of the resonance. So groups of youngsters are shouting continuously (which doesn't make any sense). So go early morning so maybe...More

1  Thank Martin P
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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 J
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