Ananthagiri Hills, Vikarabad
Ananthagiri Hills are about 90 kilometres from Hyderabad and 6 kilometres from Vikarabad. It is a forest area in Rangareddy District and the starting point of the Musi River. The lush greenery in the hills is captivating and attracts many visitors, who want to escape from city life. Ananthagiri is also home to a Vishnu temple called the Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple. During the weekends, devotees throng to the temple.
Ananthagiri offers many trekking and camping opportunities. There are two trekking trails in the forests, one that begins from the Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple and another that begins about 0.5 kilometres from the temple, towards Kerelli. Deccan Trails is the camping site in Ananthagiri Hills and offers a wonderful opportunity to spot the wildlife inhabiting the surrounding forests.
In addition, campers can enjoy rock climbing, Burma bridge, spider’s web and Tarzan swing besides many other activities at the camp site.
Accommodation in Ananthagiri Hill
Andhra Pradesh business is organizing one resort in Ananthagiri hills. There are 36 AC rooms available in the resort, and tariff is 1500 per day. we will book the rooms through on-line by clicking the link: APTDC (APTDC website) or by visiting the closest AP tourism booking office. during weekends, the resort are fully filled, therefore better book the rooms at-least one month earlier. we should always appreciate APTDC for maintaining the resort in the very best way. Location, building and cleanliness are the positive points for APTDC resort.
Ananthagiri Hills Attractions
Ananthapadmanabha swamy Temple is one of the prime attractions in Ananthagiri hills. it had been build by nizam nawabs, 400 years ago and has big historic importance. Most of the people visit this temple 1st and then proceed to trekking.
Nagasamudram lake or kotipally reservoir is set at a distance of regarding 20km from ananthagiri hills. Lake is big, clear and it offers picturesque views in Monsoon, because it is completely filled with water.
How to Reach Ananthagiri Hills
From Hyderabad, there are two ways for reaching ananthagiri hills through vikarabad. One route is Hyderabad – APPA Junction (outer ring road) – Chilkur – Moinabad -Chevella – Manneguda – Vikarabad (approx 60km from APPA junction).
And the other route is JNTU(KPHB) – BHEL – Patancheru – Rudraram – Sadasivpet(turn left) – Mominpet – Kothagadi – Vikarabad (approx 90km). After reaching Vikarabad, proceed towards Ananthagiri road.
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