Ananthagiri Hills Famous for Trekking with Temple, Caves & Medieval Fort Remains

Ananthagiri Hills are situated at Vikarabad in Ranga Reddy district of Telungana State, India. Ananthagiri Temple is a famous temple in the forests of Ananthagiri Hills.

Anantha giri hills, a tourist place and trekking destination near Vikarabad, Telungana, India
Anantha giri hills, a tourist place and trekking destination near Vikarabad, Telungana, India.

Musi river which flows through the city of Hyderabad originates here.

Ananthagiri hills trekking is very popular with trekking community. There are many Ancient caves and medieval fort remains, which shows that medieval life existed in these areas.

Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple

Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Ananthagiri Hills, Telungana, India
Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Ananthagiri Hills near Vikarabad, Telungana, India.

Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple is an ancient temple inside the Ananthagiri forests. The temple was constructed by Nawabs. Nawab means Muslim semi autonomous rulers of the then princely states of India. Sri Anantha Padmanabha Swamy (Lord Vishnu) is the deity at the temple. The temple and hills got its name from the deity’s name,

How Do I Go to Ananthagiri Hills?

Ananthagiri Hills are located at a distance of around 80 kilometers from Hyderabad city, via Chevella Road. The nearest international airport is at Hyderabad. Vizianagaram railway station is the nearest railway station to the hills, at 43 kilometers distance. Hyderabad and its twin city of Secunderabad are the nearest Major cities with railway connectivity.

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