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Located in the southeastern coastal region of India, Andhra Pradesh is the seventh-largest state in India. Being a seashore area, Andhra Pradesh is home to many beautiful beaches like Vizag, Uppada Beach, Rushikonda, etc. State Andhra Pradesh has a glorious past, rich history, remarkable culture, and ancient architecture. City, Hyderabad has become one of the largest IT hub in India, which adds a great economic reputation to this state. Charminar, Qutub Minar, and Qutb Shahi Tombs are the famous old charm monuments in Andhra Pradesh. Amaravati, Chandavaram, Sankaram, and Ramappa are the popular Buddhist sites in Andhra Pradesh.

10 Best Places to Visit in Andhra Pradesh

  • Tirupati
  • Visakhapatnam
  • Amaravathi
  • Araku Valley
  • Srisailam
  • Vijayawada
  • Papikondalu
  • Ahobilam
  • Mantralayam
  • Talakona Waterfalls

Tirupati is the "Spiritual Capital of Andhra Pradesh" as it is home to many historic temples and the most famous Sri Venkateswara Temple(also known as Tirupati Balaji Temple) that draws millions of devotees every year. This temple is located on one of the Seven Hills of Tirumala in the Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh. In addition to Pilgro, there are many other famous locations in Tirupati such as Talakona waterfalls,...

Visakhapatnam (or Vizag) is the Port City & One of the Three capitals & largest city of the state of Andhra Pradesh. Famed for its rich cultural past, picturesque clean beaches, years old caves and gushing waterfalls Visakhapatnam is jam-packed with multiple tourist attractions. It's also home to the 2 major ports of India - Vizag port and the Gang...

Amaravathi is a town located in the Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh. With a history that spans over more than 2000 years, Amaravathi is one of the oldest cities in India. From age-old remains, historic buildings to some modern architecture, Amaravathi is a great boost to Indian Heritage. Home to a vast collection of Buddist Monuments, carved pillars of The Ancient Stupa, and many other destinations Amravathi is a must-visit place in Andhra Pradesh. Check Below the list of top attractions in...

Often referred to as "Ooty of Andhra", Araku Valley is a beautiful hill station in the State of Andhra Pradesh. Famous for Coffee plantations (Araku Emerald) and green landscapes of thick forests Araku Valley is really a true delight for nature lovers. Adventure enthusiasts can go trekking in Champi and Madugula Treks, rock climbing, water rappelling, or maybe para-sailing. Don't forget to...

Srisailam is one of the ancient towns in India located in Kurnool district the State of Andhra Pradesh. Home to the famous Mallikarjuna Jyotirlinga a holy site which is dedicated to Lord Shiva and his consort Goddess Parvati is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas of India. Do visit Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve, the Largest Tiger Reserve in India which ...

Located along the banks of the Krishna River Vijayawada is a divine city in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Vijayawada literally means 'the place of victory' hence offers a rich history and magnificent architectural structures sites for the tourists. Home to many Hindu Temples and multiple Buddhist pilgrimage Vijayawada offers an all-around package to travelers. Don't forget to add dozens of juicy mangoes - a specialty of Vijayawada.

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Papikondalu or Papidi Kondalu, a name derived from papidi which means partition in Telugu is a range of beautiful mountains divided naturally by the river Godavari making it a picture-perfect place. This hill at a distance of 60 km from Rajahmundry and visited mostly in the months of November to January. Join the boat rides and take sheer pleasure of this hill range as they narrow down while going further. Camping and Trekking are also available for adven...

Located amidst hills of eastern ghats, Ahobilam is a small town in the Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh and a major pilgrimage center in South India. This is the place where supreme God Vishnu took the Narasimha Avatar (part lion & part man) to end calamity on Earth by killing the demon Hiranyakashipu. Ahobilam is one of the 108 Divya Desams and a place of worship of all the nine forms of the Lord Narasimha Swamy in nine separate templ...

Mantralayam is a pilgrimage city lying on the banks of River Tungabhadra between Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. Mantralayam is famous for Sri Guru Raghavendra Swami, a Madhwa saint who entered his tomb alive in front of his disciples in the 17th century. Witness the Temple and Mutt Complex and the Tungabhadra river while being in Mantralayam.

Top Attractions:
  • Brundavan - Samadhi Temple
  • Raghavendra Swamy Temple
  • Panchamuki Anjaneya T...

Talakona Waterfalls are the highest (82m tall) waterfalls located in Sri Venkateshwara National Park in the Chittoor District of Andhra Pradesh. These waterfalls are "the head of Seshachalam hills", a range of eastern ghats. Covered with lush greenery Talakona Waterfalls are believed to have some medical properties too. Near to these waterfalls is the Siddheshwar Temple which receives a freat crowd on Mahashivratri. Also, Include some trekking in your...

# Best Places to Visit in Andhra Pradesh


Sri Venkateswara Temple/Source


kambalakonda wildlife sanctuary/Source


Dhyana Buddha statue in Amaravathi/Source

Araku Valley

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Srisailam Temple/Source


Prakasam Barrage, Vijayawada/Source






Raghavendra Temple, Mantralayam/Source

Talakona Waterfalls

Talakona Waterfalls/Source

Visit Other States Nearby Andhra Pradesh

1. Karnataka
2. Telangana
3. Tamil Nadu
4. Chhattisgarh
5. Odisha
6. Kerala
7. Goa