The town of Badami in Karnataka was the regal capital of Badami Chalukya dynasty during 540 to 757 AD. It was formerly known as Vatapi. The town got its name from a demon Vatapi. The two famous hills in the town representing Vatapi and his brother are of Badam (Almond) like colour, which gave the town its new name Badami.
|Accessibility||:||Rail : - The nearest rail route is Hubli- Sholapur. Road : - Badami is well linked by the roads of Hubli and Bijapur.|
|Accommodation||:||Badami offers you one of the best places to stay with their beautiful locations, get a long list of luxurious hotels providing numerous, there you can stay and enjoy the whole trip to Badami.|
25,851 was the total population of Badami in 2001.
Official and mostly spoken language here is Kannada.