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near Hindupur | Hindupur - Anantpur Highway, Anantapur 515331, India
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Not as expected

If you are based in Bangalore and if you want to hang around in the weekend, it’s an option to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rakesh K
Bengaluru, India
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The majestic Lepakshi temple

Awesomely beautiful, reminding us of the opulent heritage of the Vijaynagar empire, this place is a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mandira D
Hyderabad, India
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Lepakshi, in the neighboring state of Andhra Pradesh, is easily accessible from Bangalore. The beautiful Veerabhadraswamy Temple and India’s largest monolithic granite Nandi (a bearlike creature) make for a great day-trip option.
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  • Very good51%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
near Hindupur | Hindupur - Anantpur Highway, Anantapur 515331, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are based in Bangalore and if you want to hang around in the weekend, it’s an option to consider. The temple is as good as it looks on the Internet but it lacks cleanliness. From outside to inside the temple, it is not...More

Thank Rakesh K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Awesomely beautiful, reminding us of the opulent heritage of the Vijaynagar empire, this place is a hidden gem, which deserves more showcasing than it has now. The beautifully carved pillars along with the exquisitely painted murals all over the ceiling are a sight to watch....More

Thank Mandira D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the less explored and hidden jewel is the Lepakshi Veerabhadra Temple. Situated in the Ananthpur district of Andhra Pradesh, the Temple is just 150 kms drive from Bengaluru – this is a worthwhile Weekend-getaway trip from Bengaluru if you are interested in Old...More

2  Thank Karthik I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lepakshi temple is the most favorable place for History enthusiast and people who want to get submerged into the the deep details of the finest architecture on the 70+ pillars in the Temple compound. The temple is around 150 KM away from Bangalore and the...More

Thank hadmatpurohit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this place during 1st of Jan 2018 with family. This is a very good place for one day trip. It is approximately 130 kms from Bangalore. The road throughout is very good. If you enjoy long drive, and want to return Bangalore on...More

Thank Keerthivb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lepakshi in anantapur is very amazing and a temple there was a story in Ramayanam garuda is failed in war with Ravana

1  Thank hari957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

16 KM from Bangalore-Hyderabad Highway, Just after Karnataka-AP boarder, day trip from Bangalore (130 KM) after Toll charges of Rs 170 and Parking Rs 40. Worth a visit during winter with timing of temple complex 9 to 6. Well kept clean place with a provision...More

Thank Sheshagirishenoy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good getaway destination from Bangalore. If you are wondering what to do on a weekend or on a holiday, consider doing Lepakshi. Worth a day outing. Lepakshi is a very old temple with lot of history. A good place for photography as well. The...More

1  Thank SureshS87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a person who would enjoy archeology, then this is a perfect place for a one day visit from Bangalore. It's around 130kms from Bangalore and if you manage to start around 6, then you can comfortably reach Bangalore for lunch. The drive...More

1  Thank Sruthi K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At about 130kms from Bangalore, Lepakshi is a perfect destination for a one day visit. Off NH44, the accessibility is good, with good roads. The Lepakshi Nandi is s route the Veerabhadra swamy temple and is a must visit place. The temple surroundings could have...More

Thank nimmu2014
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December 31, 2017|
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Response from Krishnamurthy K | Reviewed this property |
Not exactly ( Yes and no ) , it is more historical than religious but there is a temple and do not miss the hanging pillar in the temple, but there is lot of architecture around
soummyodeep s
December 3, 2017|
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Response from Suryanarayana M... R | Reviewed this property |
night halt Hindupur better.
December 2, 2017|
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Response from Aniketh B | Reviewed this property |
Its a flat road. Not even a bit of hilly region. Go ahead.