HOSPET is near to HAMPI, also referred to as the Group of Monuments at (Hampi is Recognized UNESCO World) Heritage Site located in east-central Karnataka, India. … By 1500 CE, Hampi-Vijayanagara was the world’s second-largest medieval-era city after Beijing, and probably India’s richest at that time, attracting traders from Persia and Portugal. car rental, Car Hire,taxi services ,tempo travel on hire ,mini bus services at the most competitive price. A leading player in the tourist transport business in the city of Hampi,Hospet with 24 Hrs. / 365 Days service.