Places To Visit In Khammam

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1. Narsimha Swami Temple

Narsimha Swami Temple
Top Attraction 3.5 /5

67 km
from city center
1 out of 8
Places To Visit in Khammam

According to legends, the Narsimha Swami or Narsimhadri temple, situated on a hill called Stambhadri, is said to have existed since 1.6 million years.

2. Khammam Fort

Khammam Fort
Top Attraction 3.4 /5

67 km
from city center
2 out of 8
Places To Visit in Khammam

Initiated in 950 AD and completed by the year 1000, this fort has seen many change of reigns. Depicting architecture of both Muslim and Hindu reigns, Khammam Fort has recently completed 1000 years of existence and is a major tourist destination.

3. Palair Lake

Palair Lake
3.1 /5

90 km
from city center
3 out of 8
Places To Visit in Khammam

The Palair lake is situated in the Palair Village, located 30 km from Khammam town. It is a man-made lake and major a source of fresh water to the Khammam district.

4. Kaman Bazaar

Kaman Bazaar
3.1 /5

68 km
from city center
4 out of 8
Places To Visit in Khammam

This place is famous for clothes and accessory shopping.

5. Jammalapuram Temple

Jammalapuram Temple
3.1 /5

91 km
from city center
5 out of 8
Places To Visit in Khammam

Jammalapuram is a quaint village situated near Yerupallam, a town in Khammam district. This village housed many temples but the main temple is of Swami Venkateshwara, who's the presiding deity of the village.

6. Gandhi Chowk

Gandhi Chowk
3.1 /5

67 km
from city center
6 out of 8
Places To Visit in Khammam

This the main market for Jewellery trade.

7. Nelakondapalli


86 km
from city center
7 out of 8
Places To Visit in Khammam

If you’re fond of cultural, religious, or historical exploration, and if you happen to have a marked fascination with architecture, then the grand temples of this place are bound to enthrall you. Not only does this site of wonder in the Deccan have recently dug up ancient Buddhist stupas but it also boasts of an association with the Hindu epic Mahabharata.

8. Kinnerasani Wildlife Sanctuary

Kinnerasani Wildlife Sanctuary

8 out of 8
Places To Visit in Khammam

Sprawling over a vast area of almost 635 sq. kms, Kinnersani Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in the Khammam district of Telangana. Nestled amidst the Dandakaranya Forest, the sanctuary is flanked by river Godavari on one side. Besides the variety of endangered flora, it is also home to umpteen species of Chousinghas, Sambar, Wild Boars, Gaurs, Chinkara, Cheetals, Hyenas, Sloth Bears etc. With suitable temperature and a pleasant climate, several species live here in tune with nature. In addition to the nature lovers, the region is also a popular hot spot among birdwatchers and photographers.

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Can you suggest an itinerary for Khammam?

Day 1 - After a lovely breakfast of local cuisine, let the trip begin with the visit to Khammam Fort. Enriched with Hindu and Muslim architecture and history, the Fort will mesmerise you. Then you can visit Kinnerasani Wildlife Sanctuary. Get lost in the wildlife and forget about the hustle of the city. Breathe in the pure air and fragrance of flowers.
Day 2 - Spend the day devoting yourself to God. Visit Kallur and get lost in the beauty of the two famous temples over there. The art and the culture will captivate your hearts. Then you can spend the evening boating and enjoy the majestic view at Lakaram Lake. The evening there is very cool and peaceful.
Day 3 - You can explore the history of Mahabharata and Buddhism. Visit Nelakkondapalli for a history tour. Then you can visit the Sri Venkateshwara temple. Afterwards, you should definitely visit Gundala for a dip in hot water spring that spreads over 100 square yards. It is believed that this spring was created by Serpent King Adi Sesha.

How can I commute within Khammam?

Local buses are the cheapest mode of transport here. However if you're time bound, hiring a cab or private vehicle for a day would be more feasible. You can also avail short fare taxis to commute to your planned destinations.
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What are the top sightseeing places in Khammam?

The top sightseeing places in Khammam are Narsimha Swami Temple, Khammam Fort, Palair Lake, Kaman Bazaar, Jammalapuram Temple, Gandhi Chowk.
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