Situated on the banks of river Krishna, Srisailam is a hill town famous for temples, dam, and a wildlife sanctuary. It is 232 km south of Hyderabad
. At Sikharam, the highest of the Srisailam hills, there is a temple called Sikhareswara Swamy dedicated to
. The Bhramaramba Mallikarjunaswamy Temple
on the southern bank of
, 512 meter long
, and the Srisailam Wildlife Sanctuary are the other places to be visited.