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Address: Tirupati, India
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51-75-04-0877-227-7777
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TTD gives extra laddoos at the rate of Rs25/-. APTDC has tie up with TTD for Darshan tickets, Tirumala bus etc and they have a special arrangement with TTD. TTD has the facility... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Bangalore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

TTD gives extra laddoos at the rate of Rs25/-. APTDC has tie up with TTD for Darshan tickets, Tirumala bus etc and they have a special arrangement with TTD. TTD has the facility to buy extra laddoos online at the rate Rs25/- for each additional laddoo and they sell laddoos at Rs25/- in the temple campus too. The APTDC guide... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Really awesome temple, holy pilgrimage must go once in a year booked priory for special Darshan n got Darshan in just couple of minutes. Really mind free making place..

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Thank Shree N
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Surroundings of the temple was not clean... No one is bothered if people throw wastes like water bottles plastics etc...

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Thane, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

it is amazing to believe that this is a pilgrimage spot where the crowd is more than ever found at any other place. the way the place is maintained for hygiene and cleanliness is unbelievable.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is Lord Vishnu temple 23 kms away from Tirupati at Tirumala on hill. Every 5 minutes bus available with 53/- fare. Within Tirumala free bus ride available to reach temple. 300/- special darshan pass takes 1.5 to 2.5 hrs being very big area of temple. Shirt with Dhoti OR Kurta Paizama is allowed not jeans / pants. Facilities to... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is a must-visit destination for every Hindu pilgrim. The crowds are the only fear-factor. Time your visit to avoid the crowds, for example, skip weekends. Some local guidance is very essential to identify best methods for darshan. Senior citizens get direct entry everyday in two slots - once in the forenoon, and once in the evening.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Firstly, as a tourist, book on like before you visit as it will save you time. If you do not book, you can take you passport and you will be allowed in at approx. Rs300.00 person. This process takes take time. Once you are in, there is no way out. Just stand and you will be pushed by the people... More 

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Rajahmundry, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Felt visiting Balaji & just started for Tirupati, Good place but expect huge & uncontrolled crowds, Tips for first timers. Pl. look to stay in Tirumala which is on hills, tirupati is the town on the bottom, In case statying in tirupati town Return bus tickets is avaialble @ rs. 96 which can be used within 3 days for return... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Tirupati Balaji is the richest temple in the country. People throng there every day to take a glimpse of Lord Balaji. You feel very peaceful after the darshan.

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It is said that if you pray here, all your wishes and dreams turn into reality and all your worries will go away. The temple is not just a holy place where millions of devotees visit for pray, it is also very beautiful temple; even if you aren't religious you must be to this temple to experience the beauty of... More 

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