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Bavikonda Buddhist Complex

Dondaparthy, Gajuwaka, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh 530011, India

Buddhist Temples
Notable Architectures

About Bavikonda Buddhist Complex

Bavikonda is one of the prominent attractions, located in the Sankaram village of Anakapalli. Being a popular Buddhist excavation site, the place is known as a Buddhist heritage spot, which reveals history, of before 2,000 years. The architectural remnants of the Buddhist period are earliest of its kind in South India and are prime attraction of the place.


Attractions near Bavikonda Buddhist Complex

Gangavaram Beach7.67km from Bavikonda Buddhist Complex

One of the most beautiful beaches of the town, this one with palm trees and picture perfect sceneries and with soft sands and cool breeze always provides a secluded atmosphere.

Dolphin's Nose 7.94km from Bavikonda Buddhist Complex

Dolphin's Nose is one of the popular tourist attractions located in the southern part of the destination. Possessing a height of about 174 metres, the rocky headland is surmounted on an average altitude of 358 metres above the sea level. The name of the place is derived from the shape of the rock, which resembles a nose of the dolphin.

Sri Varahalakshmi Narasimha Swamy Vari Devasthanam9.49km from Bavikonda Buddhist Complex

Simhachalam is one of the 32 Narasimha temples in Andhra Pradesh which are important pilgrimage centres. It was regarded as an important centre of Vaishnavism in the medieval period

RK Beach Vizag11.55km from Bavikonda Buddhist Complex

RK Beach gets its name from the Ramakrishna Mission ashram situated near the beach. With its serene waters and cool atmosphere, the beach offers a wonderful view of the countryside. The view of the sunset from this beach is truly mesmerizing and one can find a number of people enjoying some relaxed moments in this beautiful beach enjoying the perfect view.

INS Kursura Submarine Museum12.31km from Bavikonda Buddhist Complex

Submarine Museum is located in Visakhapatnam in the south-eastern state of India. The museum is inside an actual submarine, INS Kurusura, which was India's 5th submarine. The museum is situated on RK beach, near the War Memorial in Visakhapatnam. The INS Kurusura served the Indian Navy for 31 years before it was decommissioned in 2001. Post that, it was used a museum to spread awareness about Indian Naval Forces, the technology used and its development in India.

Victory At Sea War Memorial12.56km from Bavikonda Buddhist Complex

Victory at Sea War Memorial is located on Beach road and is frequently visited by tourists on their way to the beach. The monument has a pyre lit permanently in honour of the Indian martyrs. The well-maintained monument often generates a sense of patriotism and pride in our countrymen who fight selflessly for the safety of the citizens. Missiles, Fighter Plane Models and Tankers are also kept around the memorial. The monument can be seen from the main road itself when on the way to the beach.

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