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Anantagiri Hill Forest & Lord Padmanabha Temple

Ananthagiri hills is located 6 km from Vikarabad and just 80 km away from Hyderabad city. This is one of the big forest area in Rangareddy district and favorite picnic spot for Hyderabad people. There is a lord Ananta Padmanabha swamy temple in this forest area, which is named after this god as 'Anantagiri'. Temple will be flooded with pilgrims during the weekends. The temple is open through out the day.

Anantagiri Images

Tourist Attractions

  • A pleasure journey in the forest
  • Fantastic place for trekking
  • Ancient Ananta Padmanabha swamy temple
  • Temple's holy lake and monuments
  • Checkdam on Musi river
  • Nagasamudram lake or Kotipally reservoir - 20 km

Anantagiri Address

Anatagiri Forest is located in Vikarabad Mandal, Rangareddy district of Telangana state, India - 5011001.

How to Reach

Anantagiri hills located 6 km near to Vikarabad town on Vikarabad - Tandur road.

  • Distance From: Hyderabad - 80 km
  • Nearest Airport: Hyderabad
  • Nearest Bus Station: Vikarabad
  • Nearest Railway Station: Vikarabad (Hyderabad - Mumbai line)
  • Transport: Prefer to go by personal vehicles as there are no frequent public transport options.

Where to Stay

Telangana tourism's Haritha valley resort, to Book - http://tstdc.in/tgtdc/login/OnlineLogin.jsp

Anantagiri outdoor activities and camping

  • Hills & Valley resort - http://hillsandvalleyresorts.com/index.html
  • Deccan Trails - http://www.deccantrails.com
  • Grass walk resort - http://www.thegrasswalk.com

What to Eat

The only food option is Haritha valley resort restaurant, which serves both veg and non-veg.

Best Season & Time to Visit

  • Summer - To enjoy peace and pleasure of nights.
  • Monsoon - There are chances of small waterfall formation in the forest.

Things to Take Care

Prefer going in groups for camping and other activities.

Visiting Places near Ananatagiri Hills