Tirupati Sightseeing Places list, Significance, Distance and Route info
Travel Duration: 5 -6 hours.
Tirupati Sightseeing Places List
Sri Padmavathi Devi Temple, Tiruchanur
Goddess Lakshmi Temple located at 5 Km from Tirupati. This temple can be reached by Bus/ Taxi/ Auto Rickshaw. One must visit this temple after having Lord Venkateswara Darshan in Tirumala.
Sri Kapileswara Swamy Temple, Tirupati
This temple is locally known as Kapila Theertham. This temple is dedicated to Lord Siva and must-visit the temple before starting their journey to Tirumala. It is believed that a holy dip or bath in this Tirtha removes Sins. This temple is 3 Km from Tirupati Bus station and can be reached by Bus/ Taxi/ Auto Rickshaw.
Sri Govindaraja Swamy Temple, Tirupati
This temple is located at a walkable distance from Railway station. Tallest Raja Gopuram in Tirupati which can be viewed even from far. This Idol is made of Mud so Abhishekam is not performed in this temple. Lord resides here in the Sayana posture.
Sri Kalyana Venkateswara Swamy Temple, Srinivasa Mangapuram
As per the Legend, Lord Venkateswara stayed here with his Consort Goddess Padmavathi Devi for 6 months. It is said that whoever participates in Kalyanotsavam will be blessed with early marriage. Unmarried devotees used to participate in this Seva. Kalyana Kankanam will be tied at the end of Kalyanotsavam which has to be retained for 6 months. One must avoid consuming Non-Veg during this period.
Temple is 13 Km from Tirupati bus station which can be reached by Bus/ Taxi.
Sri Prasanna Venkateswara Swamy, Appalayagunta
Temple is located at 16 km from Tirupati. This temple can be reached by Bus (not high frequency)/ Taxi. Lord Venkateswara appears here in Abhaya Hasta (Blessing Devotees).
This perennial fall is located at 73 Km from Tirupati. This place can be reached by Bus/ Taxi.
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