Horsley Hills-hill station is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Andhra Pradesh. They have a very striking and eye soothing landscape. It is one hill station that vouches for the relaxation it gives to the tourists.
BEST TIME TO VISIT
Summers remain the favourite of the regular holidayers. And winters also do not lag behind though have just one drawback of a crowd during Christmas and New Year.
- Horsley Hills
- Mallamma Temple
- Talkona Waterfalls
- Chennakesava Temple
- Kalyani- Eucalyptus Tree
- Gali Bandalu/Wind Rocks
- Kaundinya Wildlife Sanctuary
PLACES AROUND HORSLEY HILLS
Mallamma Temple – The temple is built in honour of a girl named Mallamma who was supposed to be found and nurtured by elephants. She healed locals as she grew up although later disappeared without any sign of presence left behind.
Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary – It is located at Palamaner around 87 Km away from Horsley Hills that consider as the starting point for the sanctuary which also is an elephant reserve, the place is full of versatility that is associated to pristine Nature.
Environmental Park – Came into actuality by the efforts of an environmentalist named Balijepalli Venkata Subba Rao from Hyderabad.
Tirupati – This place is better known for Hindu pilgrimage, this has devotes and visitors streaming in from all corners of India and also from the whole world.
Horsley Hills – Located in the Nallamalai Range, Horsley Hills is also one of the fascinating places which offer attractive valleys, mountain peaks and pleasant climate. The Hills are broadly covered by Dense Allamanda, Eucalyptus, Jacaranda and Gulmohar Trees, several mammals such as Bear, Leopard and Wild Boar.
Teppostsavam – Teppotsavam is also named as “The boat festival” or “The Float Festival”. The deity is taken for a ride on a boat adorned with flowers and lighting.
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam Gardens – Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) Gardens are beautiful gardens with unusual species of plants and trees, maintained by the ‘Devasthanam’.
Facts about Horsley Hills
State: Andhra Pradesh
Famous as: Scenic beauty, Hill resort
Best Season: Winter, October to March
Weather: Tropical type; Moderately cool in winters, Hot in summers
Altitude: 1290 m
Pin code: 517325
STD code: 08571
Restaurants in Horsley Hills
- Spicy hut restaurant
- Chaitanya Residency
- Haritha Restaurant & Bar