Popular Hills near Tirupati to Visit

Tirupati, the sacred city lying to the north of Palkonda Hills, is one of the most visited places in India. It is a Hindu pilgrimage site and is home to the Tirumala Temple, dedicated to the Lord of Seven Hills, Lord Venkateswara. Tourists visiting Tirupati often look for places around the temple town to explore and make their pilgrimage vacation a more delightful one.

a temple enveloped by the forest with intricate carvings on the roof

Nagari Hills

Nagari in the Chittoor district is a tiny hill station located on the river banks of Kushasthali. Famous for being one of the most picturesque picnic spots in Andhra Pradesh, Nagari Hills near Tirupati is about an hour’s drive from the temple town. Located at an altitude of 855 m above sea level, and surrounded by lush greenery, rivers, and streams, the misty vistas of Nagari Hills are an absolutely enchanting place to spend time. A key attraction here is the towering and mellow point of the hills that resembles a human nose. This beautiful spot is easily reachable from our hotel in Tirupati - Raj Park. We also organize day trips to these hills on request.



Yelagiri, one of the most beautiful hill stations near Tirupati, is located around 196 km from the temple town. Stationed off the Vaniyambadi Tirupattur road in Vellore, Yelagiri is surrounded by lush green valleys, gardens and orchids. It is also a favourite place for adventure fanatics and trekkers. Swamimalai Hill, the highest point in Yelagiri at 4,388 ft, offers an amazing trek and mesmerizing views of the valleys and greenery around.

Horsley Hills

Horsley Hills is a must-visit hill station near Tirupati, especially if you are looking for a long vacation in the temple town. Located on the southwestern border between Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka, Horsley Hills are hauntingly enchanting. Composed of mist-clad hills, lush trees and forests, Horsley Hills offers a picturesque landscape for picnics and road trips. It is also popular as an adventure sports destination, where one can enjoy activities such as trekking, abseiling and swimming. Horsley Hills is about a 3-hours drive from Tirupati. The travel desk team at our hotel in Tirupati arranges for day tours to Horsley Hills for those who wish to visit.