Anantagiri is one of the best hill station in India and a perfect summer resort filled with unchallenged scenic beauty, gorgeous vista visions swift from thick forest to scintillating sunrise and sunset which made Anantagiri more refreshing and more relaxing tourist destination. It is located 60 km from Vizag, Andra Pradesh at an altitude of 1168 m. The drive from Vizag to Anantagiri offers cherishable views ranges from mango groves to dense forest. The serene and sublime climate throughout the year beats the heat. The salubrious atmosphere is untouched by city life and free from pollution. Anantagiri is the best choice to rejoice and rejuvenate entangled nerves makes tourist to feel the paradise. It has lot of vintage viewpoints that promises enthralling views and captures heart of every tourists and sweep their feet off. It is rich in flora and embraces several medicinal plants and herbs makes this more of a health station and energize the soul to the core. It is located 6 km from Vikarabad, one of the big forest area in Rangareddy district.
It is the place where green hills are bantering with clouds and wrap the entire hill by their shades. A midst of natural splendor, river Musi originates from Anantagiri is adding another feather. Dotted with gorgeous gorge, ravishing ravines and wonderful water falls makes the journey unforgettable. Unquestionable choice for newly wed couples.
TOURIST PLACES IN ANANTHAGIRI
Anandha Badmanabha swamy temple: It is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, located 5 km from Vikarabad and 75 km from Hyderabad, and 7 km from Vikarabad railway station. Temple is opened for devotees throughout the day. The most important festivals are celebrated in the month of July and November.
Araku Valley: Araku is located 115 km from Vizag . Altitude between 600 to 900 km above the sea level. It is popular for its world famous coffee plantations and wonderful weather. Araku Tribal museum is another attraction. The culture and tradition of tribal people are very well displayed in this museum.
Bheemunipatnam Beach: The pristine beach is located 25 km from Vizag which is abundantly filled with matchless beauty all along the east coast.
Bhavanasi lake: It is one of the holy lake, expressed as Badrinath of south.
Borra Caves: Borra caves are one million year old and one of the largest and deepest in india, at an elevation of 2,313 feet, located 17 km from Anantagiri. Natural lime stone formation, speleothems makes these caves unique and best option for school excursion.
Others: Indragandhi Memorial Park, Ramakrishna Beach, Lawson's Bay, Rishikonda beach, Katiki waterfalls, Tyda Park, Padmapuram gardens and Dolphin's nose are among the popular attractions of Anantagiri.
HOW TO REACH ANANTHAGIRI
By Air: Vizagapatinam Airport is the nearest Airport.
By Train: Srikakulam railway station is the nearest station, located 3 km from Anantagiri. Railway line of eastern ghats is one of highest broad gauge in the world.
By Road: From state capital Hyderabad, Anantagiri is well connected by many private and government buses. Online booking facilities are available. All India Tourists permits Cars and Taxi to reach Anantagiri.
Weather: Temperature is ranging from 16°C to 22°C. Visit can be planned throughout the year. Best to visit between March and October when the weather is more pleasant and mild.