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Bhadrachalam is located 312 kms east Hyderabad. The Bhadrachalam is visited for the Lord Rama Temple and is important site of pilgrimage for Hindus. Bhadrachalam is situated on the banks of the river and has a documented history of more than 450 years.
Bhadrachalam is situated in an area, which once formed part of the Dandakaranya forest, believed to have been visited by Sri Rama, Sita and Lakshmana during their exile (Vanavasam). The jungle in the vicinity of the temple is believed to be the actual site of Rama's retreat and it was at the parnasala (32 km from here) that he built a hut for himself and Sita and from where Sita was abducted by Ravana.
Bhadrachalam Temple is treated to be a very sacred place that attracts lakhs of devotees from all over the world.
Recommended stay: 1 night