Tourist Places in Anantapur

Places to Visit in Anantapur

Anantapur - #18 of 41 in Andhra Pradesh |
Anantapur Average Rating - 5.2/7 1 based on 111 Ratings

Anantapur is mostly preferred by travellers from Hyderabad, Bangalore. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Anantapur is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Single. The best season or months to visit places in Anantapur are February, December. There are 19 tourist places in Anantapur, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Anantapur can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Anantapur for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Anantapur Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Anantapur, browse through photos & pictures, explore Anantapur using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Anantapur, which are great places to visit, are ISKCON Temple, Veerabhadra Temple, Thimmamma Marrimanu. Anantapur can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Anantapur Tourist Places



ISKCON Temple, Anantapur
  • Type: Temple
ISKCON Temple, Anantapur
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Radha Parthasarathi Temple, built by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in Anantaprur, was inaugurated in February 2008. Constructed at a cost of Rs.5 crore, this grand temple is situated at Somaladoddi village which is just in the outskirts of the... Read More »
Veerabhadra Temple, Anantapur
  • Type: Place of Worship
Veerabhadra Temple, Anantapur
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Veerabhadra Temple is located in Lepakshi village, which is 15 km east of Hindupur in the Anantapur district. The temple is quintessential of Vijayanagara architectural style. Built in around 16th century, this temple was sculpted by Vishwakarma Brahmin Stapathis. The... Read More »
"Good and serene"Jan 10, 2014
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Thimmamma Marrimanu, Anantapur
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Thimmamma Marrimanu is named after the famous banyan tree, which is locally called as Thimmamma Marrimanu as well. With its branches spreading over 5 acres, it is regarded as the biggest of its kind in South India. This tree was recorded as the biggest tree in the Guinness... Read More »
"Caged Tree"Nov 19, 2013
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Penna Ahobilam, Anantapur
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Penna Ahobilam is renowned for its Lord Narasimha Swamy Temple. This shrine was constructed on the footprints of Lord Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy that measured 5 ft 3 inches. The shrine also serves as the prominent venue for marriage ceremonies. Within the temple complex, tourists... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Bugga Ramalingeswara Swami Temple, Anantapur
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Bugga Ramalingeswara Swami Temple is a famous temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Popularly known as Ramalingeswara Swami Temple, this temple is renowned for its architecture and sanctity. The main reason behind the eminence of this temple is the underground stream, from where... Read More »
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  • Type: Fort
Penukonda Fort, Anantapur
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  • Type: Lake
Anantasagaram, Anantapur
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Anantasagaram is popular as one of largest reservoirs in the entire Anantapur district. This old reservoir tank occupies an area of about 10,161,656.5 sq. m. The city of Anantapur owes its name to this tank. According to folklore, a lady named Musalamma sacrificed herself in... Read More »
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  • Type: Monument
Anantapur Clock Tower, Anantapur
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Anantapur Clock Tower is the landmark of the city Anantapur. It was built during the Independence days of India. Till today, it stands as memories of the glorious day. Read More »
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  • Type: Fort
Raidurga Fort, Anantapur
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Raidurga Fort is built at a height of 2727 ft from sea level and has played a significant role in the history of the Vijayanagara Empire. The fort comprises several inner forts and is inaccessible for enemies. Originally, the fort was under the hold of 'Bedars', during the... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Sri Kadiri Lakshmi Narayana Temple, Anantapur
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Sri Kadiri Lakshmi Narayana Temple, which is also called Narasimha Swami Temple, is a popular place of pilgrimage. According to Hindus, 'Narasimha Swami' is one of the ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu. The ceilings of the temple feature scenes from 'Ramayana' and frescos... Read More »
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  • Type: Fort
Ravadurg Gooty Fort, Anantapur
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Gooty Fort is one of the oldest hill forts of Andhra Pradesh. Built in the shape of a shell, this fort comprises 15 forts with 15 main doors, which are referred to as 'Mukhadwaralu'. Inside the fortress, there is a series of walls connected by 14 gateways and flanked by... Read More »
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  • Type: Park
Sri Sathya Sai Hill View Stadium, Anantapur
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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Spiritual Museum, Anantapur
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  • Type: Temple
Sathyabhama Temple, Anantapur
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  • Type: Temple
Samadhi Shrine, Anantapur
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  • Type: Fort
Rayadurg Fort, Anantapur
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  • Type: Ashram
Prasanthi Nilayam, Anantapur
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  • Type: Temple
Madhavaraya Temple, Anantapur
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Sri Sathya Sai University, Anantapur
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