Mantralayam-SriSailam-Vijaywada-Pithapur - 09Days


Day 1: Raichur to Mantralayam

Today, begin your journey towards Mantralayam. Along the way, take the opportunity to explore Kurapur, home to the Shreepad Shree Vallabh Tapobhumee Temple, Panchadeva Pahad, and Tembe Swami Gufa.

Day 2: Mantralayam to Sri Sailam

Drive up into the hills to reach one of the Jyotirlinga –  Sri Sailam. On your way, you can visit the Raghvendra Swami Math.

Day 3: Sri Sailam Exploration

Dive into the spiritual wonders of Sri Sailam with visits to the Shree Mallikarjun Swami Jyotirlinga Temple, Brahmarambha Devi Temple, Patalganga, and Akkamahadevi Gufa.

Day 4: Sri Sailam to Vijaywada

Today, journey to Vijaywada, renowned for its cotton saree market. Enjoy a leisurely day in this vibrant city.

Day 5: Vijaywada to Kakinanda (Pithapur)

Start your day by exploring the Kanakdurga Devi Temple and the impressive Prakasham Dam, the largest dam on the Krishna River. Continue your journey to Kakinanda.

Day 6: Kakinanda (Pithapur) Exploration

Drive to Pithapur, the birthplace of Shreepad Shree Vallabh, the first avatar of Lord Dattatray. Visit the temple, participate in the evening Palkhi sohala, and in the evening, explore Padgaya Temple, Kukuteshwar Madhav Temple, and Purushanika Devi, one of the 51 Devi Shaktipeeths.

Day 7: Kakinada (Pithapur) to Antarvedi and back to Kakinada

Embark on a journey to Antarvedi, the confluence of the Godavari River and the Bay of Bengal. Explore the Shree Laxmi Narsinhaswami Temple and then return to Kakinada.

Day 8: Departure

It’s time to bid farewell to this enchanting journey. Transfer to the railway station for your onward destination.