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Lepakshi

near Hindupur | Hindupur - Anantpur Highway, Anantapur 515331, India
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A nice old stone temple

It is situated 15 KM's off Bangalore Hyderabad Highway . Roads are good with few pot holes and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ChetanKK33
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Bengaluru, India
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Ideal day trip from Bangalore

We planned for a day trip covering Bhoga Nandeeshwara temple, Nandi hills, Sir M Visveshwariah... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
guruprasadhn
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Bengaluru, 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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  • Average6%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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near Hindupur | Hindupur - Anantpur Highway, Anantapur 515331, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is situated 15 KM's off Bangalore Hyderabad Highway . Roads are good with few pot holes and diversion once you take off from highway . It is huge stone built temple with very good architecture and carvings . Its protected site under ASI ....More

Thank ChetanKK33
Reviewed 1 week ago

We planned for a day trip covering Bhoga Nandeeshwara temple, Nandi hills, Sir M Visveshwariah museum, Rangasthala and Lepakshi. While all the places we visited above are good, Lepakshi stands out. After the trip i feel that we should have started off with visiting Lepakshi...More

1  Thank guruprasadhn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a great place to visit for architecture lovers of course for others too. You can find many things here like hanging pillar, foot print with water 24/7, a picture that only looks at you no matter what the angle is, n of course the...More

Thank pallavi a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

110 Km away from bangalore to hindupur. its age is about 500 yrs old .it is an historical lord shiva temple,biggest nandi bull , consist of marvelous stone sculpture and design. ... 

1  Thank jaga1997reddy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heritage Temple Lepakshi is located about 125 kms from Bengaluru. If you have a day and want to spend it on road trip, heritage architecture and in temple precinct area, please do visit this place. A road trip is best, as serine landscape and grape...More

Thank SNEHROZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice weekend gateway for people who are fond of long drives and have interest in ancient architecture. The temple is a national heritage and is maintained by ASI. The pillers supporting the structure mostly made of single piece of stone. However this temple is famous...More

Thank parthanath2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's around 170Kms from Bellandur which took almost 3hrs to reach. Take the Hyderabad highway or take the help of google map...u will reach ur destination. The story of this place is when Ravana had cut the wings of Jatayu (a bird)... this bird suffered...More

Thank suvranjan84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is near to Bangalore. Place of Historical importance. The temple is good and well built in 15th century.

Thank rohit706
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

With dark clouds around bangalore at this point of time we decided to head out for a road trip. This was one of the few closest places to Bangalore (120 Kms) and hence we went to Lepakshi. A good 2 hours journey with great roads....More

Thank Aniketh B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Lepaksi situated off 12 KMS from the Bangalore high way is about 120 KMs from Anantapur and may be equidistant from the city of Bangalore. One should not miss seeing the huge monolithic Nandi ( Bull) which is situated out side the 7th fortification, The...More

1  Thank Krishnamurthy K
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nbio1984
14 August 2017|
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Response from chaitanya3069 | Reviewed this property |
From Hindupur you can get buses
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anr1944
25 July 2017|
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Response from Aniketh B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can easily get buses to B'lore from Hindupur. Once you are in B'lore there are buses to Mysore every hour. Both the govt. buses as well as private. If you plan in advance you have option to take the train too.
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Priyanka P
17 May 2017|
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Response from Akshay_Prabhu | Reviewed this property |
There are not many good hotels or restaurant around... Just small canteen type restaurant only.. One proper restaurant is available which is run by the state tourism .. It's near the large Nandi statue
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