Journey to the Jyotirlinga: Mallikarjuna Temple Day Tour
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Product Code : AOGRA329
Embark on a mystical journey to the ancient Mallikarjuna Temple with this private guided tour from Hyderabad. Discover the history and legends surrounding this revered shrine as you explore its intricately designed architecture and sacred sanctums. Led by an expert guide, this tour offers a unique opportunity to witness the spiritual significance of Mallikarjuna Temple and immerse yourself in its divine energy. Experience a truly mystical adventure and gain insight into the spiritual traditions of southern India on this day trip from Hyderabad.
8:00am - Your private guide will meet you at your hotel in Hyderabad and you will set out on a scenic drive to Srisailam. Srisailam is located in the Nallamala hills of Andhra Pradesh and is home to the famous Mallikarjuna Temple.
11:00am - Upon arriving at the temple, your guide will take you on a tour of the site. The Mallikarjuna Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and his consort Parvati, and is considered one of the 12 Jyotirlingas in India. The temple is known for its intricate carvings and stunning architecture, which blend the Chalukya and Vijayanagara styles of architecture. You will also learn about the history and significance of the temple, which dates back to the 7th century.
1:00pm - Lunch break.
2:00pm - Next, your guide will take you to the nearby Shikaresvara Temple. This ancient temple is known for its stunning sculptures, which date back to the 5th century. You will get to explore the ruins of the temple, which include intricate carvings of gods and goddesses, animals, and other mythological figures. Your guide will also tell you about the history of the temple and its cultural significance.
4:00pm - After the Shikaresvara Temple, you will return to Hyderabad, with unforgettable memories of your day trip to the Mallikarjuna Temple. Your guide will drop you off at your hotel, and you will have the rest of the evening to relax and reflect on your experience.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.