Here are the top 4 tourist attractions to see in Lepakshi:

1. Veerabhadra Temple

Must visit 4.1 /5 View 5+ photos

1 km
from city center
1 out of 4
places to visit in Lepakshi

As per Hindu beliefs, Veerabhadra is a creation due to the anger of Shiva, when he stepped in to destroy the fire sacrifice of Daksha, after his daughter Sati the soulmate of Shiva, self-immolated in yagna.
Virabhadra was a brave warrior who blinded Bhaga and broke Pushan's teeth. On seeing his power and bravery, other gods ran away from the battlefield. They couldn't sustain the ferocity of his power.

2. Lepakshi Temple

4.1 /5

1 km
from city center
2 out of 4
places to visit in Lepakshi

Lepakshi Temple is an ancient temple displaying the relics of Vijayanagara style of architecture with its roots going back to 16th century. The temple complex comprises of three shrines dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Veerbhadra and Lord Vishnu.

3. Nandi Bull and Paintings

Must visit 3.4 /5

2 km
from city center
3 out of 4
places to visit in Lepakshi

Located in the proximity to Veerbhadra Temple is another striking feature of the village i.e. idol of Nandi Bull and paintings. This monolithic sculpture of Nandi crafted out of granite stone measures 4.5

4. Shopping in Lepakshi

3.0 /5

1 km
from city center
4 out of 4
places to visit in Lepakshi

The village of Lepakshi besides being a cultural hub is also known for its handicrafts. Make sure you buy something as a souvenir of this enchanting place.