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One of the twelve jyotirlingas

Mallikarjun jyotirlinga is situated at Srisailam. In Sanskrit Shail means hill so it got this name... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2018
Mumbai, India
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You will see tbis dam on your was to the Srisailam temple. The scenery of breathtaking even in... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2018
Pune, India
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Kurnool District | Across The Krishna River, Srisailam, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will see this dam on your way to the Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple (Srisailam). The secnic beauty is breathtaking even in Feb-2019 when there not much water in the dam. The scenery must most definitely be awesome during monsoon when the gates are opened....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank viveks0102
Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

Hii there, I had recently visited mallikarjun srisailam, on 31 St Dec 2018, nice place. Took bus from mahatma Gandhi bus stand hyderabad, super luxury bus, boarded the bus at 3:45 pm, and reached srisailam at 9:30 pm, with one stop at worst hotel in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rajeev S
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Since we went during January the gates were closed and no waterfall. Best time to visit during September or October.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank prasad690
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

The view of the damn of awesome , the roads are too curvy and need expert deivers only. This is enroute the mallikarjuna temple .u can do boating in the river if u drive downhill

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank braveheartboy
Reviewed 27 December 2018

If you are visiting HYD then ensure you visit Srisailam which is 4 hours away and post your Shiva temple visit do visit the dam via APTDC boat... its worth visiting

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rajvedula
Reviewed 26 December 2018 via mobile

On the way to srisailam temple, srisailam dam falls on the way, road is so curvy as it is ghar road. In the early morning or evening very best to see and for photography. We cannot walk on that dam, coz we have to take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SushilK492
Reviewed 30 November 2018

The view from the top is amazing. but traffic is always chaos add to that, t politicians and VIP vehicle who, like their useless owners, always wants to hog any resource that come in their ways. Traveled Oct 2017

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank whatisthisscreenname
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Mallikarjun jyotirlinga is situated at Srisailam. In Sanskrit Shail means hill so it got this name because this is situated on hill. Srisailam is about 225 Km from Hyderabad and we'll connected through road. For entry there is free Darshan and VIP Darshan, you can...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank cagauravj2018
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

You will see tbis dam on your was to the Srisailam temple. The scenery of breathtaking even in November when there isnt much of water that they let out. The scenery must most definitely be awesome during monsoon when the gates are opened. There didn't...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank VeeYum
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Srisalaiam dam is good place it is located near srisalaiam it is tourist place there is only road way only we comfortable with family it is good places to watch

Date of experience: February 2018
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10 April 2018|
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Response from Vivek G | Reviewed this property |
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Chaitanya B
14 October 2017|
Response from Krishnamurthy S | Reviewed this property |
it was not open when we went on 5th oct. only Govt authorities can say whether it will be opened or not.
Sharanabasawa H
2 May 2015|
Response from Anindya1987 |
You can visit if you can tolerate the heat