Tirupati - Place To See Around

| June 13, 2012
Tags: Andhra Pradesh, andhra pradesh religious places, Brahmotsavam festival, india travel destinations, Lord Venkateswara, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam, Tirupati, TTD

Chandragiri Fort: Chandragiri came in to prominence during the last days of Vijayanagar Empire and was the fourth capital of Vijayanagar Empire. It is also the southern entrance to the Temple city for vehicles going from Bangalore, Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

Kalyani Dam: The scenic spot is located at a distance of 25 km from Tirupati.

Srikalahasti: Popularly known as Dakshina Kailasam, it is a prominent Shiva pilgrimage site. Sri (spider), Kala (snake) and Hasti (elephant) worshipped Shiva and gained salvation here. It is also the place where Kalamkari originated.

Karvetinagar, Narayanavanam, Kailasanathakona, Nagalapuram, Talakona, Gurramkonda, Reddemmakonda, Sompalyam, Sompalli, Horsley Hills, Madanapalli, Boyakonda, Gudimallam, Kanipakam, Mogili, Kalyanarevulu, Kaigal Water Falls (Dumukurallu Water Falls), Kangundi, Kuppam, Gudivanka are other places worth a visit.