Akkanna Madanna Caves

About Akkanna Madanna Caves:

Akkanna Madanna caves are a group of rock-cut Hindu cave temples in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India. Dated to mid 7th-century and dedicated to Shiva, they were excavated by the Eastern Chalukya dynasty. They consist of the upper (larger) and lower caves. The upper cave is better preserved, and has an important 7th-century inscription.

The Akkanna Madanna caves are protected monuments of national importance, managed by the Archaeological Survey of India. The Akkanna Madanna caves are found in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. They are situated at the foot of the Indrakiladri hill where the Kanaka Durga Temple is located. It is close to the Krishna river.

 

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Activity:

It is Ancient and triple-Celled Caves
Best Time to Visit: December, January, Winter, February, March, Spring, April, May, June, July, Summer, August, September, Autumn, October, November, Monsoon
Location: vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: vijayawada airport

The nearest Airport Vijayawada Airport . We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Vijayawada Airport to Akkanna Madanna caves is 21.3kms

 

Railway Station: Vijayawada Junction railway station

The nearest Railway station Vijayawada Junction railway station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Vijayawada Junction railway station to Akkanna Madanna caves is 2.5kms

 

 

Bus Stand: vijayawada bus station

The nearest Bus Stand is vijayawada bus station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between vijayawada bus station to Akkanna Madanna caves is 1.9kms

 

 

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