Location: Sri Venkateshwara Konda, Lord Venkateshwara abode, is a small hill which is located in the beautiful city of Visakhapatnam in South India.
Description: Sri Venkateshwara Konda is a temple that is dedicated to Hindu deity, Lord Vishnu. According to Telugu inscriptions, this temple was constructed in the year 1886. At the entrance of the temple, tourists can witness a sloping pyramidal gopuram. Standing on the hill top, tourists can also enjoy a beautiful view of the port channel which is considered as the entrance of inner harbor for liners and ships. Pilgrims in large numbers visit this temple to seek blessings from the lord. It is believed that all wishes of a person, who pray with clear concise, are granted by the lord. Tourists, visiting Sri Venkateshwara Konda, can become a part of different festive celebrations that are celebrated in grand manner. These festivals infuse colors to the ambiance of the city.
Activities: After offering prayers to the god, tourists can explore different destinations, which lie in its vicinity. Gonthina Fort, Fort Area and Gajanana Fort are worth visiting for all those tourists who have keen interest in enhancing their knowledge. Shopaholics can also enjoy themselves by indulging in shopping of various items that has made the city popular.