Horsley Hills

Horsley Hills is hill station that is located in the State of Andhra Pradesh. The hills are a well known and popular tourist destination for many people in the State. The hills are located close to Bangalore and many people from Karnataka also visit the place. The town is situated around 160 km from the city of Bangalore. The hills are also close to Tirupathi and Madanapalle. Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary is located around 87 km away and Horsley Hills are the entry point of the sanctuary. The Mallama Temple is one of the main attractions of the place. This temple was built for a tribal woman who disappeared and people thought that she was a goddess.

The road to the hills is very narrow and the surroundings are very beautiful. The Horsley Hills Museum is an interesting place to visit and there are many interesting things to see at the museum. Some of the other attractions in the area are Environmental Park, Galibanda, View point and the Lake Gangotri. A famous Shiva Temple is located around 15 km from the hills on the road towards the village of Manapalle. The Shiva Temple attracts many visitors and many devotees from the nearby areas visit the temple.