Explore the stone-carved sculptures and monuments at the culturally significant village of Lepakshi. Walk around the temple complex, dedicated to the fearsome god Veerabhadra and constructed by brothers Viranna and Virupanna sometime in the 17th century. Inspecting its intricate stone work and some of the best examples of mural paintings of the Vijayanagar kings, and take in the nearby Nandi cow statue, built facing the temple's linga. Bring along your camera, wear comfortable shoes, and carry plenty of water on your excursion. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Lepakshi by using our Anantapur trip planner .
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  • This place is a nice idea for a day outing from Bangalore. Road till Lepakshi is very good and traffic is very minimal. Try to hire a guide to understand all about this place. Guides are available the...  more »
  • It’s a wonderful construction of temple and the peace environment makes even good . Good road connectivity from Bangalore  more »
  • It is wonderful nandi, and the largest one. The temple is amazing with several interesting features and stories around it. A must see. It gets hot so the best time to visit it in November through Febr...  more »

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5 days in Chikkaballapura District BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Lepakshi BY A USER FROM INDIA April, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Anantapur District BY A USER FROM INDIA April, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: April, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Puttaparthi BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Lepakshi BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Lepakshi BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Puttaparthi BY A USER FROM MAURITIUS July, culture, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Lepakshi BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Lepakshi BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Puttaparthi BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Lepakshi BY A USER FROM INDIA March, kids, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Lepakshi BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
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