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Between Arunachala and Annamalaiyar

On the way to Skandasramam from Ramansramam, you come to this fabulous view point. On a clear day... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
suresh c
View en route to Skandashram

Incredible view as you climb up the hills to Skandashram and Virupaksha Caves. Not an easy terrain... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
Los Angeles, California
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Thiruvannamalai, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On the way to Skandasramam from Ramansramam, you come to this fabulous view point. On a clear day, one will have a full view of the Annamalaiyar temple with all the gopurams seen. You can of course have great views of the Tiruvannamalai town. The...More

Thank suresh c
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Incredible view as you climb up the hills to Skandashram and Virupaksha Caves. Not an easy terrain. But take a guide with you. Ask for Uday at the HImalayaa Hotel. Great help. he is a local with a genuine sense of service and not like...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit with family with kids...feels very close to nature...time well spent there...should carry some snacks and liquids..you will not get anything there

Thank NorthStar718211
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Walking up to Skandashram on Arunachala mountain, you come to Annamalaiyar Temple view point. In fact, the view is constant if the trees are not blocking the way. Most people stop here to sit on the big rock that stands next to the path above...More

Thank Periakka
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

We can view the entire architecture for Arunachala temple from here. It is also good place for photo lovers.

Thank prabavathi
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

If you are ever here after the strenuous climb - you will be rewarded without stunning view of the Arunachaleshwar Temple and it’s four Gopurams . The height and the vista point gives you a vast , sweeping view of the entire temple town ....More

Thank kamakshi2015
Reviewed January 31, 2018

Arunachalam (Tiruvannamalai) has beautiful temple with green mountain/surroundings. The temple complex is so grand with 4 huge Gopuras (towers) and 4 small gopuras. Temple has beautiful pushkarni (stepwell) . Got to see the beautiful elephant too. Darshan timings will take little long and be ready...More

Thank VeerendraC1
Reviewed January 31, 2018

Been at this point many times. Its a great vies of the temple complex down and make to admire the beauty of the architecture and planning that would have went behind building such a massive temple in those days. This place come almost halfway while...More

Thank aski_online
Reviewed January 16, 2018

The View Point Is On The Way To Skandasramam. It Offers Excellent Views Of The Annamalaiyar Thirukkoil Complex, Thiruvannamalai And The Surrounding Fields, It Is Breathtaking, Amidst The Forests, And Is A Very Beuatiful Sight.

Thank KarthikVarmaV1
Reviewed August 12, 2017

The service was good, and the people are helpful for the local information. But the room was not very clean as expected. But you see the temple tower from your rooms window

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