Anantagiri Hills - Introduction
Anantagiri is a beautiful hill resort in the state of Andhra Pradesh. It is popular among tourist because of its natural beauty. The unexplored and peaceful environment of the hill station attracts every one including nature lovers, tourists on vacation and pilgrims. Watching the panoramic views ranging from sunrise, sunset, thick forests and mountain ranges covers the distance from Vishakapatnam to Anantagiri. The Anantagiri hill resort is a perfect getaway from the hot and humid weather of the summer months.
Anantagiri hills experiences a similar moderate weather through out the year. The season for tourist is all the year round and you can plan your vacation at the hill resort according to your own convenience. The beauty of the hills is doubled because of the cool weather and calm environs. The Anantagiri hill resort is perfect for honeymooners.
Anantagiri hills are located at a distance of 40 km from Vishakhapatnum in the ranges of the Eastern Ghats. Anantagiri is on the top of the Elysian Tirumala Hills and is only 17 km from Ark valley, another hill resort.
There are a lot of natural sights to see and relax in Anantagiri hill resort. The views that the hill of Anantagiri offers will be remembered all through your lifetime. The coffee plantations offer a wonderful sight to remember. The mango groves and various other fruit orchards have a smell to relish. There are huge waterfalls, eye-catching ravines and dangerously beautiful gorges to make tourists forget all their worries and tensions. The river Musi or Muchkanda originates from Anantagiri and flows along with several small streams. The medicinal and herbal plants comprise the flora of the hill resort. There is a sacred lake of Bhavanasi for you to visit. The hills of Anantagiri are called the Badrinath of the South because of this lake. You can enjoy the nature at its best here and replenish all your lost energies in this hill resort, which is more of a health station.
You can go to see the Borra caves from Anantagiri hills, which is near Vishakhapatnum. The beautiful natural caves are made out of limestone and are said to be almost one million year old. The Borra caves have attracted a lot of tourists and are a perfect option fir excursion from Anantagiri hill resort.
Visiting Anantagiri Hills
By Road: the hill resort of Anantagiri is well connected with Hyderabad, Vishakhapatnum and other cities by buses. The State Transport and other services provide the buses. Hill resorts in India can provide you with All India Tourist Permit private cars and taxis to take you to Anantagiri hills.
By Rail: The nearest railway station to Anantagiri hills is at a distance of 3km at Srikakulam. The railway line of the Eastern Ghats is famous for being one of the highest broad gauge tracks in the world.
Accommodation - Anantagiri Hills
There are Hotels, Inspection Bungalows, and Private Cottages available to suit all types of budgets at Anantagiri Hill Resort.