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“star shaped”(64 reviews)
“golden temple”(196 reviews)
“pure gold”(22 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Thirumalaikodi, Vellore 632-055, India
+91 416 227 1202
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place to visit. But need to walk a lot. But it’s nice to walk all they in star shape pathways along with Amma wording and advise, board placed there in various languages. But they not allowing to bring handphones and camera inside. To enter...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank RUBEN5
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Don't get excited with the word Gold. No photography allowed. ആ Temple should attract pilgrims without using any gold. This one dosent. For golden temples go to Punjab and no where else.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank vidjit
Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

The Public Relations Office is unwilling to help if you need wheelchair. The saffron lungi clad staff is arrogant. My personal experience is bad. I will not visit again.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank arvindchoudhari2002
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

Good to seeing everyone on vellore ,pride canon of vellore city,very very attractiveness gopuram cotted with gold

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank charanreddy8686
Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

Hello dear readers..so if you in Vellore the first thing you want to see is a golden temple very well built full of gold...a must visit..first and foremost no camera /bag etc allowed inside not even mobile phones...so keep it safe in your car or...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank travellerankur
Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

Have never seen a wonder like this . I have traveled for over 500 cities. Travel 3 months in a year. I recommend this a not to die before you see this wonderful place .

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed February 12, 2019

About the Temple: The salient feature of the temple is the Lakshmi Narayani Temple or Mahalakshmi Temple, whose 'Vimanam' and 'Ardha Mandapam' have been coated with pure gold both in the interior and exterior of the temple. It is estimated that over 600 crores of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Reghu N
Reviewed January 29, 2019

The temple complex which houses the Sripuram Golden Temple is located little outside the Vellore town and is well known for the main temple which is gilded with real Gold. The Sripuram Golden Temple is located in the center of the Temple complex and can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

This is a good temple nicely build and extraordinary design. Place like vellore has such a good place for tourist and pilgrims. Visit at least once in a life.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank darshankrish9991
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

In vellore one of the golden temple in sripuram most of them people to visit and take Arul from srivari amman arul

Date of experience: January 2019
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March 26, 2019|
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Response from 505bala | Reviewed this property |
This question is not about the golden temple but about the Arunachala temple in Tiruvannamalai . You should reach Tiruvannamalai one day prior to the Girivalam for your convenience. The day of the girivalam all buses will be... More
March 1, 2019|
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Response from PrasannaPB | Reviewed this property |
You can take SETC TN bus plying to Vellore and from Vellore you have local buses to Sripuram or Perungalathur - Vandalur - Poonamalle Local bus Poonamalle - vellore ( all buses bound to Bangalore direction beyond... More