Shravanabelagola is one of the most popular Jain pilgrimage centers in South India and also one of the major places of heritage in Karnataka. Shravanabelagola is famous for the Bahubali Statue which is supposed to be the tallest monolithic stone statue in the world with a height of 58 feet carved out of a single block of granite. Typically, full day is required to explore Shravanabelagola as part of Chikmagalur tour packages. Besides Gomateswara temple, Chamundaraya Basadi, Chandragupta Basadi, Chandraprabha Basadi, Kattale Basadi and Parshwanatha Basadi are the some popular places to visit in Shravanbelagola. Once in 12 years, Shravanabelagola celebrates the Mahamastakabhisheka festival which attracts thousands of devotees and tourists from all over India.
Halebidu, Belur & Chikmagalur are also close to Shravanabelagola and 2-3 day trips can be planned to visit Shravanabelagola along with these places.
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