Govindaraja Temple, Tirupati: How To Reach, Best Time & Tips

About Govindaraja Temple

The Govindaraja Temple located at a distance of about 20 Km from the world famous Venkateshwara Temple is one of the most highlighted places to visit in Tirupati. It is a revered pilgrim site among the Vaishnavites whose presiding deity is Lord Vishnu. Given the number of followers visiting the temple everyday, pomp of rituals and the brilliance of Dravidian architecture it showcases, Govindaraja Temple  is an architectural marvel to behold.

The history of the Govindaraja Temple dates back to the 12th century by the saint Ramanujacharya. From the sanctum of the temple you can get sweeping views of the Tirumala Hills, Padmavathi Temple and Kapila Teertham.

Best time to visit: The best time to visit the temple is between October- March.

Timings: Entry timing is between 5am -9pm. 

Price: Entry fee is Rs. 5 for special darshan and Rs. 20 for quick darshan.

Location: Near Railway Stn, Tirupati, Chittoor dist, Andhra Pradesh- 517501
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