Tirupati is a city in Andhra Pradesh that attracts
pilgrimages from all over India and is widely known for it’s Sri Venkateswara
Temple. The city of Tirupati is rapidly growing, and is the 4th
largest growing city in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The temple is located atop
the Tirumala Hills, and the town is located in the hills beneath. The Tirumala
Hill has seven different peaks that represent the seven hoods of Adisesha, and
the temple lies atop the seventh peak. Today it is recognized as one of the
largest pilgrimage centers of any religious faith in the world. Visit Tirupati
and come see the history, temples, and marvelous nature of the Eastern Ghats
Rent a car from Zoom and arrive in Tirupati with ease! The best way to get there is via the Bangalore-Tirupati Highway. Follow these roads until you reach Tirupati Road. From there continue along this road until you reach NH205/SH61, and follow this until you reach your destination. The entire trip is roughly 250KM and should take about 4 hours, but if you get lost our GPS can guide you the entire way! Get there faster than with a bus or train and stop at your own convenience.
Rent an SUV if you have a big group or rent a sedan such as the Vento or Ford Figo if you have a smaller group or are with your significant other.
If you don't own a car or don't want to take your own car, then Zoom has several options for you to consider:
Hatchback : Take our Ford Figo ZXI for flexibility in your travels. The Figo gives you freedom to explore Tirupati however you want.
Sedans : Zoom with Volkswagen Vento or BMW 320d if you want to ride around Tirupati in style. These cars are great if you have a small group or are with your significant other.
SUV : If trekking is what you crave, the mighty Scorpio is all yours to explore the unexplored. No need to worry about steep uphill climbs or rough terrain, the Scorpio can handle it all. The Scorpio is especially good if you are with a large group of people.
All Zoom cars come with the following: -
- All-inclusive tariff which includes fuel, comprehensive insurance and taxes.
- A 3G enabled tablet, which makes navigation a breeze.
- No deposit required to Zoom off.
order to get the most out of your experience, rent a car from Zoom so that you
have the freedom to explore Tirupati as you please. No need to negotiate with
rickshaw drivers or walk for kilometers, you can drive however and wherever you
Here are some places nearby Tirupati:
Tirumala Venkateswara Temple: This temple, situated atop Tirumala Hills, is one of the largest pilgrimage centers and places of worship in the world. Widely known as “The Temple of Seven Hills”, the seven hills represent seven different deities. For some festivals, such as the annual Brahmotsavam, this temple will attract up to 500,000 people!
Silathoranam: One of the few natural bridges in all of Asia, this is a must see for anyone visiting Tirupati. It also has a very unique shape, as it appears to take on the form of the hood of a serpent and a conch. It is also the exact same height as the idol of Lord Venkateswara at the nearby temple!
Sri Venkateswara National Park: Craving nature and scenic beauty? This national park is one of the best in India. Rolling hills, diverse plant and animal life, green valleys and panoramic views of greenery make this one destination you simply cant miss!
Insiders Tip: Eating non-veg food here is considered highly disrespectful!
The best time to visit the Tirupati is from September to March