Read in Your Language:
Contact: +91 91 987 357 9007 /

Puttaparthi Andhra Pradesh

States of India

Arunachal Pradesh
North East

India Tour Packages

Hotels in India

Excursions / Extensions

Wildlife in India

Ayurveda in India

Leh Ladakh Tourism

Adventure Tours India

India Fairs & Festivals

Goa Tourism

Travel Tools

  • A most enjoyable holiday where we will remember for many year. We Hope to come back one day Thank you Very much for everything

    Mr Embrey, Winchester UK
  • Keep up the good work. I am very pleased with your services and will future recommend you.

    Gheorghescu Lucian, Romania
  • The rajputana Sheraton at Jaipur and the Jaypee Palace were excellent but The Park in Delhi, wasn't in the same level, the public spaces like corridor were dirty.
    Excellent experience guided and suggested by an excellent tour conductor. Thanks a lot.

    Aida Angulo, Venezuela
Puttaparthi City Sri Satya Sai Baba Ashram Sri Satya Sai Baba Ashram

Location: Ananthapur District, Andhra Pradesh
Main Attractions: Satyabhama Temple, Hanuman Temple and Sri Satya Sai Baba Ashram
Best Time to Visit: July to March
Temperature: Summer: 32°C to 45°C, Winters: 17°C to 27°C


The birth place of Sri Satya Sai Baba, Puttaparthi is a highly revered pilgrimage centre of Hindus. It is a small village where Sri Satya Sai Baba was born. Sai Baba preached the principles of truth, peace, righteousness, love and non-violence. He is believed to be the incarnation of Sai Baba, the holy saint from Shirdi. Devotees from all over the world come here to take the blessings of Sai Baba.

This village has deep cultural and religious roots. The Chitravathi River in the village adds more charm to it. The major attraction of Puttaparthi is Prasanthi Nilayam, an ashram of Satya Sai Baba which was established in 1950. The most striking feature of the ashram is the museum which showcases wonderful models of different types of temple structures such as the Golden Temple of Amritsar and the Mecca mosque. Here you can also see the life history of the saint through pictures, starting from his birth to the time when he attained enlightenment. The museum also displays the principles of the major religions in the form of quotations. The museum also houses planetarium, school, hospital, recreation centre, guest houses, canteens, shops, library, and assembly hall.

Some of the other attractions:

  • Sathyabhama Temple (dedicated to the consort of Lord Krishna)
  • Sri Raju Kalyana Mandapam (used for marriages in the village)
  • Anjaneya Swamy (Hanuman) Temple
  • Kalpa Vriksha (Wish Fulfilling Tree)
  • Samadhi (the Samadhi of Sai's parents - Sri Pedda Venkappa Raju and Smt. Easwaramma)


Being a famous tourist place the village offers ashram and guest houses for accommodation.

How to Reach Puttaparthi

By Air: Sri Satya Sai domestic Airport (4 km) in the town connects to cities like Mumbai and Chennai with bi-weekly flights.

By Rail: Sri Satya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam railway station connects the town with the major cities of India such as Hyderabad, Vishakhapattanam, Bhubaneshwar, Mumbai and New Delhi. The station is 8 km from the ashram. Another nearest railway station is Dharmavaram (45 km).

By Road: Puttaparthi is easily accessible by road. Ananthapur (84 km), Hyderabad (472 km) and Bangalore (156 km) are well-connected to the town by APSRTC buses.

Caper Travel India offers a wide range of South India Tour Packages. For more details, send us query.

Get Free Tour Quote

Travel Details (mandatory)
Your Name Your Email Your Phone Your Country of Residence Arrival Date
Tour Duration No. of Person(s) Destination Interested In Tour Pre-requisites
Please mention your other travel requirements related to catering, accomodation and lifestyle needs.
It will help us to serve you better.
Specify Your Interest & Activities (optional)
Your Special Interests

Join our readers list
Subscribe to our monthly newsletter to know about exclusive new products, special events and updates!
  • National Tourism Award Winner [Six Times]
  • Skoch Award winner among the top 35 SME allover India for 2013-14
  • Charities we Support
Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional
Stay on top of

Powered by: SOFTTIX

hide me