Heritage in Nalgonda

Nandikonda is a small village located along the banks of Krishna River in Nalgonda district. It is located close to the magnificent Nagarjuna Sagar dam. Nandikonda was part of the Ikshvaku Dynasty and the village shot into prominence after scores of ancient Buddhist structures like pillared halls and monasteries were unearthed. The relics that were unearthed during a series of excavations are today displayed at the Museum of Central Archeological Department here.

There are also ruins of a fort dating back to Ikshvaku Dynasty. The citadel consists of gates, strong fortifications, water trenches, and even as rectangular-shaped stadium were found during archeological excavations. The Nagarjuna Sagar dam was initially called Nandikonda project and the place finds place in the Buddhist circuit of Telangana.

  • How to Reach
  • Where to eat
  • Shopping
  • Where to stay

Nandikonda is located at a distance of nearly 160 km from Hyderabad, very close to Nagarjuna Sagar dam and is well accessible by road.

Haritha Vijay Vihar Hotel, is the right place for food for the tourists visiting Nandikonda, near the most popular destination of Nagarjuna Sagar Dam.

Tourists can buy local handicrafts, toys and small gift items and antiques sold here

Accommodation suiting tourists of all budget types, Haritha Vijay Vihar Hotel near Nagarjuna Sagar dam offers best facilities for a relaxing stay, with delicious fare and all other amenities to make your holiday a worthwhile experience.