A ruined city with a glorious past, Halebeedu (Dorasamudra, Dwarasamudra) is popular for its Hoysala Architecture. Its architectural beauty and its historic past make it an important city. Passing through the exhibits at Halebid is like time-travelling through a beautiful yet bygone era. The Dvikuta Two Sanctum, temple plays host to the Hoysaleshwara and Kedareshwara Temples. Halebeedu is 210 kms from Bengaluru.