The Rudreswara Temple of Lord Shiva
in Andhra Pradesh
is a major pilgrim and tourist attraction. Built by the Kakatiyas
in the 13th century, the temple is like an art gallery in itself. Its exquisite sculptures, carved ceilings and decorative columns set off the lofty grandeur of Kakatiya art. The artificial lake on the temple premises is also from the same period.
is a major festival here.
Thousand Pillar Temple at Hanamakonda is a nearby attraction. Palampet is 142 km from Hyderabad.