Srisailam is one of the most important Shaiva pilgrimage centers in India and one of the top temples in Andhra Pradesh. Srisailam is also one of the most popular weekend getaways from Hyderabad. Srisailam is famous for Sri Mallikarjuna Temple which is one among the twelve Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. Typically, 1-2 days is required to explore best Srisailam Tours. The unique feature of this place is the combination of Jyothirlingam and Mahasakthi Peetham (in the form of Bhramarambika). Besides Srisailam Temple, Srisailam Dam, Akka Mahadevi Caves, Pathala Ganga, Shikaresvara Temple, Sakshi Ganapathi Temple, Nagarjunasagar-Srisailam Sanctuary and Mallela Theertham are the other Places to visit in Srisailam. Mahasivarathri festival in the month of February/March is celebrated as Brahmotsavam here and is visited by large number of devotees.
Hyderabad, Kurnool & Nagarjuna Sagar are also close to Srisailam and 3-4 day trips can be planned to visit Srisailam along with these places.
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