Sri Venkateswara Temple OverviewRanked 1 of 54 sightseeing in Tirupati
Sri Venkateswara Temple is one of the ancient and holy temples, which is located at the 7th peak of the Venkata Tirumala Hill. This temple is situated to the south of Sri Swami Pushkarini River and has been built in the traditional Dravidian architectural style. It measures 80 min width and 123 m in length.
Within its total area of around 2.2 acres, the temple houses an idol of Lord Venkateswara, which is about 8 ft in height. The idol stands under the gold gilded dome, which is known as Ananda Nilaya Divya Vimana. The eyes of this idol are covered with a tilak of camphor and are ornamented with some of the precious and semi-precious stones.
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- Length of visit: More than 3hrs
- Best Time: During Day
- Food available for purchase
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Heaven on Earth
Heaven to worship Sri Venkateswara temple.
NRI visit was convenient
Very wonderful place to spend long weekends.