Services and Utilities in HampiThough being a cultural town, Hampi has the basic emergency and healthcare services, to take care of the locals and tourists at the hour of need, here are some;
Phone and Internet Facilities in HampiIn Hampi , there are many internet café in and around Hampi Bazaar where one can browse and get details but charges are little more than the same facilities in Hospet. So people prefer to browse and use internet in Hospet. There are many telephone booths running on Government tariffs. Though mobile networks are and network connectivity can be issue, government services like the BSNL has managed to give a stabilized connection.
Tourist Information officeAll tourist details, like buses plying, major places to visit, and details of accommodation, hotels, restaurants are all available and lot of tourists guides to help a new person this is the facility offered in Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC) situated in Hampi Bazaar. They can be contacted over the telephone too. Additional information can also be given by Mr. Nagaraj who is in charge of the information centre. Hospet, the nearest town has many more of such hotels.
Address: Tourist Information Counter, Hampi Bazar, Hampi,
Tel: 08394 241339
Banking Services in HampiHampi draws attraction from all across the world, which means the need of money exchange centers and banks becomes important. There are 15 foreign currency exchanges counters in Hampi. All there counters have facilities like the Western Union Money Transfer and accept different types of travellers cheques. There is a Canara Bank in Hampi Bazaar does which also specializes in Forex. All kinds of Cards like Master Card, Visa Credit Card are accepted by many merchant banks. There are no ATM’s in Hampi but tourists can withdraw cash on credit card from the banks. The nearest city is Hospet, which has an ample number of ATMs.
Here are some of the banks in Hampi;
Address: College Road, Hospet - 583201, Karnataka
IFSC Code: ANDB0000204 (5th character is zero)
Branch Code: 000204 (Last 6 Characters of the IFSC Code)
Contact: Padmaja M. - 08394226476
Bank Of India
Address: Kotacheravu Building,Station Road,Post Box No. 28,
Hospet, District Bellary, Karnataka - 583201
Contact: Mr. Subash S. Chodnaker (08322364259)
IFSC Code: BKID0008420 (used for RTGS and NEFT transactions)
Address: JM Building, 942, First Floor, Opp.New Bus Stand,
Station Rd, Hospet - 583201
IFSC Code: CNRB0000537 (used for RTGS and NEFT transactions)
Address: Sri Sai Dham Complex, T.B.Dhem Road, Hospet 583201
IFSC Code: CORP0000761 (5th character is zero)
MICR Code: 583017202
Branch Code: 000761 (Last 6 Characters of the IFSC Code)
Address: 5/460 Station Road Hospet 583201
IFSC Code: IDIB000H010 (5th character is zero)
MICR Code: 583019097
Branch Code: 00H010 (Last 6 Characters of the IFSC Code)
Contact: 08394 228629
Ing Vysya Bank
Address: 315, Main Bazar, P B No 41, Hospet - 583201
IFSC Code: VYSA0001180 (5th character is zero)
Branch Code: 001180 (Last 6 Characters of the IFSC Code)
State Bank Of Hyderabad
Address: Nehru Colony Hospet 583203
IFSC Code: SBHY0020805
State Bank Of India
Address: 97, Station Rd., Hospet-583201
IFSC Code: SBIN0010066
MICR Code: 583002202
Branch Code: 010066
Contact: 08394-224700, 227387
State Bank Of Mysore
Address: Taluk Office Road, Hospet-583201
IFSC Code: SBMY0040116 (5th character is zero)
Branch Code: 040116 (Last 6 Characters of the IFSC Code)
Address: Station Road Hospet Bellary Karnataka 583 201
IFSC Code: SYNB0000603 (5th character is zero)
Branch Code: 000603
The Lakshmi Vilas Bank Ltd
Address: Sharada Complex, 1St Floor489 & 495, Pattel Nagar,
Near Shanbag Circle Hospet - 583201 Bellary Dt., Karnataka
Contact: 08394 - 428885
IFSC Code: LAVB0000298
Police Stations in HampiThere is one out post police station at Hampi near the Virupaksha Temple at the right side of the main entrance. It has a shared telecom service which is used by the police station and the temple staffs, and have two constables on duty. The nearest police station is the Kamalapur station located opposite the bus stand.
Post Office in HampiThe Post Office is situated on the left side of the main entrance of the Virupaksha Temple just outside the main entrance. The pin code of the post office is 583239. From this post office you can send letter, post cards parcels anywhere within India or outside India too. It remains closed on Sundays.
Medical Facilities in HampiThe Government Hospital in Kamalapur is the nearest medical facility centre in Hampi. The hospital has emergency first aid, 24 hr maternity services and ambulance facilities. Hampi has few private clinics run by private practitioner. Hospet has bigger medical facilities and can be used to full extent.
Kamalapura Medical Authorities: (08394)241444
Hospet Medical Authorities: (08394)223488, 222122
Spa and Beauty Centres in HampiThe School of Thai Yoga massage is located in Hampi, at Hema guest house.
Address: Virupura Gaddi, Gangavathi
Karnataka - 583227, India.
Tariffs: Room rates begin at Rs. 800
Contact: +91 9449103008
Vijayashree Heritage Village
This resort is located in Hospet - Hampi highway in the total area of 17 acres. At Vijayashree Heritage Village you can pamper oneself with spa packages massages, facials, body wraps and Ayurvedic packages which will rejuvenate your body and mind and uttmost relaxation.
Address: V R Bhurat Nagari, Malpangudi Humpi Road,
State Highway 49, Karnataka 583221
Phone number: +91 - 8394 - 225891 / 92 / 93
Mobile: +91 - 99801 27633 / 73533 06708 / 99801 27628
Fax: +91 - 8394 - 224331
Lotus Health and Beauty Center is another famous centre for yoga, meditation and spa facilities and will surely take one to the world of relaxation, well being and beauty. It provides a unique kind of treatment with relaxing massages, the Ayurveda aromatherapy. One can experience magic power of baths salts and cosmetic treatments.
Petrol Pumps in and around Hampi
In Hampi, fuel is usually organized in the shops where the vehicle is rented but they charge extra for each liter. The sellers can charge unusual rates so it's better to get petrol from fuel stations. There is no fuel station near any of the ruins, the nearest fuel station is located at Kamalapura, a few kilometers away from Hampi Bazaar, which sells petrol at normal price. More petrol pumps were located in Hospet which is 13 kilometers away from Hampi which takes about 20 minutes drive.
AR Udyog Petrol Pump
State Highway 49,
State Highway 49,
Reliance Petrol Bunk
Tikotikar Petrol Pump
State Highway 23,
State Highway 25,
Tungabadra Dam Road,
Gujjal Petrol Bunk
HP Petrol Pump
State Highway 63,