41 Sacred and Religious Places Near Hyderabad

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Nalgonda

Directions from Hyderabad to Nalgonda
Heritage Religious

Located in the newly formed state of Telangana, Nalgonda is a town deeply rooted in old traditions with ancient temples, forts, and scenic views that can be a real treat for the eyes. It derives its name from two Telu...

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Bidar

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Heritage Religious

Bidar is situated in the northeastern part of the territory of Karnataka, in the southern district of India and is found 2,200 feet above sea level on a level sitting above the Manjira river valley. When viewed as the...

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Srisailam

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Religious Rivers and Lakes

Srisailam is a holy town of Lord Shiva on the banks of River Krishna in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh. It is located in the Nallamala forest and is nearly 212 km from Hyderabad at 1354 ft above sea level. It is o...

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Khammam

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Religious Heritage

Found on the banks of River Munneru, a tributary of Krishna River, Khammam is one of the best tourist destinations in the state of Telangana. Khammam acquired its title from 'Stambadri', a mountain on which an antiqua...

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Bhadrachalam

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Religious

India, the land of Gods and Goddess, cultural diversity and grandeur, is home to a town called Bhadrachalam. A town of extreme importance in the Hindu mythology known for its many temples dedicated to Lord Rama. It is...

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Machelipatnam

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Religious Beaches

The port town of Machelipatnam settled on the banks of River Krishna is a standout amongst the most well-known vacation destinations of South India. Saturated with rich recorded past, the town still mirrors the impres...

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Anantapur

Directions from Hyderabad to Anantapur
Religious Heritage

The region of Anantapur is situated in the western part of Andhra Pradesh. This locale is likewise known by the name of Anantapuram and was before known as 'Anantasagaram', which means an endless ocean'. It got this n...

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Aihole

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Religious Heritage

Glory and gore go together and so proves the legend of a village in Karnataka. Stories claim that Lord Parshuram, after honurably avenging the death of his father, came to the river Malaprabha to wash his blood-staine...

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Pattadakal

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Heritage Religious

Pattadakl is a World Heritage Site along the banks of Malaprabha river in Bagalkot district of Karnataka. Pattadakal is famous for its temples. It is an ideal destination for family trips and for people interested in ...

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Badami

Directions from Hyderabad to Badami
Religious Heritage

Situated in the Bagalkot area of North Karnataka in India, Badami was some time ago called Vatapi. Badami Chalukyas had this spot as its capital between 540 AD and 757 AD. This spot is very famous for its cavern sanct...

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Rajahamundry

Directions from Hyderabad to Rajahamundry
Rivers and Lakes Religious

Positioned amongst the most established urban communities in the Indian subcontinent, Rajahamundry is an excellent city situated on the banks of the Godavari River. The city, which is known as the Cultural capital of ...

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Nellore

Directions from Hyderabad to Nellore
Rivers and Lakes Religious

Nellore is a city in the state of Andhra Pradesh and falls in the Nellore district. The city lies on the banks of the Penna River. The name of the place has been derived from two words, ‘Nel’ which means paddy and ‘Oo...

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Samalkot

Directions from Hyderabad to Samalkot
Religious Hill Stations

Samalkot, Situated in the East Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh, is a popular tourist destination for the devotees of Lord Shiv. Full of temples it is no less than a holy shrine for a lot of people. The atmosphere ...

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Kakinada

Directions from Hyderabad to Kakinada
Religious Heritage

Kakinada, formerly known as Cocanada, is one of the largest cities in the state of Andhra Pradesh. It lies in the Eat Godavari district. The city has a population of 3.43 lakhs. The city is divided into two regions, w...

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Lepakshi

Directions from Hyderabad to Lepakshi
Religious Heritage

Lepakshi is a quaint little village situated in Anantapur District of Andhra Pradesh. Build during the reign of Vijayanagara Kings’ Period, the village has a significant archaeological and cultural heritage in its sur...

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Srikalahasti

Directions from Hyderabad to Srikalahasti
Religious

Srikalahasti is referred to as the 'Kailash of South' and rightly so because it does have all the characteristics of being the Kailash down south. The main temple, the Srikalahastisvara Temple is pristine white and al...

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Davanagere

Directions from Hyderabad to Davanagere
Rivers and Lakes Religious

Situated in the core of the state of Karnataka, Davangere lies on National Highway 4, which is also connected with all the neighboring cities. Legends have it that the city of Davanagere or Davangere was established w...

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Tirupati

Directions from Hyderabad to Tirupati
Religious

Located in Chittoor district in Andhra Pradesh, Tirupati is one of the oldest cities of India and an important pilgrimage destination for Hindus. The main attraction of Tirupati is the Sri Venkateswara Temple pilgrim ...

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Aurangabad

Directions from Hyderabad to Aurangabad
Heritage Religious

Aurangabad is announced by the Government as the Tourism Capital of Maharashtra in 2010, and is a well-known traveller centre point which welcomes its guests with a lavishly woven embroidered artwork of sights and sou...

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Kolhapur

Directions from Hyderabad to Kolhapur
Religious Heritage

Kolhapur is a city in the state of Maharashtra and falls in the Kolhapur district. It is believed that the place was named after the demon Kolhasur, whose dying wish was to name the place where he was killed after him...

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Chittoor

Directions from Hyderabad to Chittoor
Religious Wildlife

Need some time to unwind yourself? Seek guidance? Get a bit relaxed and get lost in natural bounties? Well, Chittoor for sure is the answer for you. It is without a doubt one of the holiest and sacred sites of India. ...

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Shivagange

Directions from Hyderabad to Shivagange
Religious Trekking

  Shivagange is a mountain top with tallness of 1368 meters and Hindu journey focus situated close Dobbaspet, in Bangalore Rural region India. It is arranged 20 km from the town of Tumkur and 54 km from Banga...

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Kanchipuram

Directions from Hyderabad to Kanchipuram
Religious

Positioned at 80 kilometers southwest of Chennai is the Land of thousand temples Kanchipuram. It is located in the Tondaimandalam region of Tamilnadu. Kanchipuram is divided into Shiva Kanchi and Vishnu Ka...

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Gokarna

Directions from Hyderabad to Gokarna
Beaches Religious

A sleepy Brahmin Temple Town, blessed with serene beaches, Gokarna is a mixed bag of religious rendezvou and a hippie abode. Attracting thousands of national and international tourists, both piligrims and backpackers,...

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Sravanabelagola

Directions from Hyderabad to Sravanabelagola
Religious

Sravanabelagola is famous for its Jain temple. Shravanabelagola is a holy place for Jains. Their Guru is residing here in a Mutt. There is a Sanskrit Patashala to study Sanskrit and Shastras.

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Hassan

Directions from Hyderabad to Hassan
Religious Heritage

Hassan is located187kms from Bangalore lying in the Malnad and Maidan region of Karnataka. The city gets its name from its managing Goddess Hassanamba which in the Kannada language signify 'Grinning mother'. Attributa...

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Ganapatipule

Directions from Hyderabad to Ganapatipule
Beaches Religious

Ganpatipule is a beautiful enchanting beach along the Konkan coast of Maharashtra. The village is known for the Ganapati Temple which is at least 400 years old. Ganapatipule attracts pilgrims as well as tourists from ...

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Bhimashankar

Directions from Hyderabad to Bhimashankar
Religious

Home to one of the 12 jyotirlinga temples in India, Bhimashankar is a conspicuous destination situated in the ghat district of the Sahyadri slopes in Maharashtra. Enriched with religious richness, Bhimashankar hill st...

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Mahabalipuram

Directions from Hyderabad to Mahabalipuram
Heritage Religious

Mahabalipuram (also known as Mamallapuram) is a small town along the Coromandel coast of The Bay of Bengal. Mahabalipuram can be visited throughout the year. It is famous for its archeological heritage and beaches. Th...

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Sringeri

Directions from Hyderabad to Sringeri
Religious

Snuggled on the banks of river Tunga, Sringeri also named Sri Kshetra Shringeri is a hill town positioned in Chikkamagluru district in the state of Karnataka. The place is home to of the very initial Matha called Srin...

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Murudeshwar

Directions from Hyderabad to Murudeshwar
Religious Beaches

Mrududeshwar is a coastal town in Karnataka which is famous for Murudeshwar temple. Murudeshwar is another name for the Hindu god Shiva. It lies on Arabian Sea coast. Murudeshwar is a religious site which likewise fil...

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Nasik

Directions from Hyderabad to Nasik
Religious Rivers and Lakes

Nashik has been regarded as one of the most important cities of Northern Maharashtra. Though situated at 200 kms from Bombay, Nashik has its own cultural, mythological and historical importance. A hub to Hinduism and ...

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Harihareshwar

Directions from Hyderabad to Harihareshwar
Beaches Religious

Harihareshwar, a small beach town in Maharashtra, lies in the district of Raigad. It is surrounded by three hills named Harihareshwar, Harshinachal, and Pushpadri on 3 sides. Besides having a sea-shore on the fourth s...

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Kundapur

Directions from Hyderabad to Kundapur
Religious Beaches

Socially rich, a fortune trove of entrancing nature, and environ of otherworldliness characterize this sanctuary town of Kundapur, the best. Lying on the western coast, the town is flanked by water bodies on three sid...

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Srirangapatna

Directions from Hyderabad to Srirangapatna
Religious Heritage

Srirangapatna is a town in Karnataka. It is located in the Mandya district. It is an island town and is surrounded by the river Kaveri. The monuments of this place are nominated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The pl...

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Omkareshwar

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Religious

The beauty of this place lies in the way this small town is that the two valleys merge and giving way to the Narmada river to flow through. This gives the town the shape of an "Om". Omkareshwar derives its name from '...

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Dharmasthala

Directions from Hyderabad to Dharmasthala
Religious

A Pilgrim destination in Karnataka which is famous amongst Vaishnava, Shaiva and Jaina communities, Dharmasthala is known for its Dharamsthala Temple.  It houses various shrines such as Shiva, Manjunatha, Dharma Daiva...

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Karkala

Directions from Hyderabad to Karkala
Religious Heritage

Karkala is a vibrant religious town and a renowned verifiable centre, situated in Udupi area of Karnataka. This is a place that is known for sculptors where one can discover the mix of devotion and nimbleness of fanat...

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Talakad

Directions from Hyderabad to Talakad
Religious Heritage

Talakadu is a desert-like town located on the left bank of the Kaveri river in Karnataka, India. It is a perfect place for weekend trips from Bangalore as it is nearby areas as well. Travellers can behold the legacy o...

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Udupi

Directions from Hyderabad to Udupi
Beaches Religious

Known mainly because of its long stretch of beaches and sacred pilgrimage temples, Udupi is a breathtaking coastal town of Karnataka situated between viridescent mountain ranges of the Western Ghats and the Arabian Se...

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Kukke Subramanya

Directions from Hyderabad to Kukke Subramanya
Religious Trekking

Kukke Subrahmanya is a town situated in the Sullia Taluk of southern Karnataka. The town is arranged on the banks of the Kumaradhara River. Kukke Subrahmanya is a famous goal of religious significance with a few sanct...

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