Tirupati is a city in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Its Sri Venkateswara Temple sits atop one of the 7 peaks of Tirumala Hills, attracting scores of Hindu pilgrims. Sri Venkateswara National Park, home to the temple, also contains the Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park with lions and primates. Nearby, next, to a waterfall and cave believed to be sacred, Sri Kapileswara Swamy Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Spread over an area of 450 sq. km, Tirupati offers a magnificent religious and natural delight to devotees as well as tourists. Apart from Lord Venkateswara Temple in Tirumala, Varahaswami temple, Tiruchanur temple of Goddess Padmavati, Govindaraja temple, Srinivasa Mangapuram, Avanakshamma temple, ISKCON Lord Krishna Temple, etc. are the important temples in Tirupati. Kapila Theertham, Parasurameswara Temple in Gudimallam, Kodanda Rama Swamy Temple, Chandragiri Fort, Kanipakam, Srikalahasti and Talakona Falls are the famous Tirupati tourist places. Tirupati is also known for its fairs and festivals. The biggest festival though is Tirumala temple Brahmotsavam, the Vijayanagara Festival held at Chandragiri Fort and the Rayalaseema Food and Dance Festival are some other attractions of the temple town. The Gangamma Jatra held for a week in May is another important festival here. It is held at the Tataiah Gunta Gangamma temple in Tirupati and is known for its unusual rituals.
Pick up from your residence at 13.00hrs and drive to Tirupati. Check in to your hotel upon arrival and relax. Dinner and overnight.up from your residence at 13.00hrs and drive to Tirupati. Check in to your hotel upon arrival and relax. Dinner and overnight.
Morning breakfast at 07.00hrs, proceed to APTDC assemble point at Srinivasam Complex, Opp RTC bus station in Tirupati. Identify with a guide at 07.45hrs. The guide will travel with you to Tirumala in an APTDC minibus. Upon arrival at Tirumala, you will be allowed inside to leave you at the main entrance to enter the temple. After Darshan, you will be received at the meeting point by a guide. He will distribute 2 Laddu(Prasadam) per head and escort to board your minibus to Tirupati (this process takes minimum 1 hour to a maximum of 3 hours. You arrive at APTDC assemble point in Tirupati. Our driver will take you to your hotel for fresh up. Check out and proceed to visit Padmavathi temple and then to Bangalore. You will be dropped to your residence around 19.00hrs depending upon traffic in Bangalore. Tour ends.