Mantralayam in a glance :
Coordinates : 15.56 N, 77.25 E
State : Andhra Pradesh
Mantralayam is a pilgrim village located in Kurnool district in Andhra Pradesh. It lies on the banks of the Tungabhadra River on the border with neighboring Karnataka state. Here are a few places to visit in Mantralayam.
How to reach Mantralayam
By air :
The closest airport from Mantralayam is the Ragiv Gandhi international airport located in Hyderabad at a distance of 196 kilometers.
By train :
Mantralayam is well connected to Hyderabad and Chennai via trains.
By road :
Many state and private busses offer transfers to Mantralayam.
Places to visit in Mantralayam
Raghavendra Swami Temple :
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Raghavendra Swami Temple or the ‘mutt’ as it is known houses a vrindavana where Guru Raghavendra Swami is believed to have been residing since 350 years and would do so for 350 more years.
What to eat in Mantralayam :
The place in and around the temple is strictly vegetarian. The temple offers good lunch and dinner for the devotees. However there are a few hotels nearby that provide good South Indian food such as idli, vada and dosa to name a few.