Udayagiri Fort

About Udayagiri Fort:

The Udayagiri fort was constructed by Langula Gajapati, the chieftan to Gajapatis of Orissa, around 14th century. Later, it came under the rule of Krishnadevaraya of Vijayanagara. The fort was inaccessible on most sides and could only be penetrated by a jungle route. Therefore, it took months for Krishnadevaraya to siege the fort. After Vijayanagara Empire, it came under the rule of Golconda chieftans. It then came under the rule of Nawabs of Arcot.
The hills boast of natural beauty as it is covered with lush vegetation and has beautiful waterfalls. Many flora of medicinal value are found here. Therefore, it is called Sanjeeva hills by many. The ruined fort is attracts thousands of tourists every year. The many structures of religious importance present on the hills add to the beauty of the place.

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Best Time to Visit: December, January, Winter, February, March, Spring, April, May, June, July, Summer, August, September, Autumn, October, November, Monsoon
Location: Udayagiri, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: Tirupati Airport

The nearest Airport Tirupati Airport. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Tirupati Airport to Udayagiri Fort is 179.6Kms

Railway Station: Nellore railway station

The nearest Railway station Nellore railway station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Nellore railway station to Udayagiri Fort is 100.3kms

Bus Stand: Udayagiri Bus Stand

The nearest Bus Stand is Udayagiri Bus Stand. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Udayagiri Bus Stand to Udayagiri Fort  is 6.6Kms

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