Hampi, as it is popularly known today was the medieval capital of the Hindu empire Vijayanagara (the City of Victory). Hampi in the Karnataka state of India is listed as one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.Hampi is charismatic even in its ruined state. It attracts thousands of tourists and pilgrims every year. Hampi is a backpackers’ paradise, the same way the pilgrims’ delight. In Hampi at every turn there is a surprise. Every monument hides more than what they reveal. As an open museum, Hampi has numerous popular (100 plus!) locations visitors throng.Virupaksha Temple,Vittala Temple, Zenana Enclosure,Virupapur Gadde, Lakshmi Narasimha,Veerabhadra Temple, Anjeyana Temple.