Tandur is a very famous town of Andhra Pradesh. It is well connected to other major cities of the state and India by road and rail. Tandur is renowned for the blue and yellow colored limestone found here. The best time to explore this tourist destination is between the months of October to February.
People of different cultures, religions and traditions have crafted the unique culture of Tandur. Shamirpet Lake, Mahshwaram, Anantagiri hills and Chilkur are some of the prominent tourist attractions of the region. The Shamirpet Lake, Himayath Sagar and Durgam Cheruvu are the three lakes of the region. The environment there is clear and placid. This unpolluted environment of the lakes makes it a picturesque picnic spots for tourists. The Ananthaswamy temple on the Anantagiri hills is very sacred and visited by tourists and devotees in large numbers. The bathing ghats and ancient caves in this temple are special tourist attractions. Keesaragutta hillock is famous for its unique sand sculpture. Some othe famous temples of Tandur are Sri Bhavigi Bhadreshwar temple, Eashwar temple, Sri Balaji temple, Sri Venkateshwar temple, Ayyappa temple and Rakhta Maisamma temple. These temples are integral part of the culture of town and are among the main reasons why tourists visit Tandur.
The Hi-tech city, Dhola Ri Rani, Ocean Park and Ramoji Film City are some of the modern sightseeing attractions of the region. Tourists enjoy their journey to Tandur and take back sweet memories with them.