Annavaram is famous for Sri Veera Venkata Satyanarayana Swamy Temple, situated atop the Ratnagiri hills on the banks of the River Pampa; it is one of the most popular temples in Andhra Pradesh. Sri Satya Deva Temle is famous for “Sri Satya Narayana Swamy Vratam".
Sri Bheemeswara Swamy Temple present here. The abode of Daksha Prajapathi, Draksharamam is one of the five Pancharama Kshetras. The Holy pilgrimage is one of the rare few, where the God and Goddess are equally important.
The lord "Sri Kukkuteswara Swamy" is the Swayambhu with Spatika Lingam. Sri Puruhoothika Ammavaru, Sakthi Peetham is one of the eighteen (Asta Dasa) Sakthi Peethas of India. Sri Kunti Madhava Swamy temple present here is one of the five Madhava Kshetras (Pancha Madhava Kshetras). Sri Sripada Vallabha Swamy, Dattatreya temple is also very famous here.
This is one of the famous and holy pilgrim centre of the East Godavari District. All over Andhra, Gollala Mamidada is called as “Gopurala Mamidada" as the Gopurams of the temple is around 150 – 200 feet height. This is famous Sri Rama Temple.
Sri Chalukya Kumararama Sri Bheemeswara Swamy Temple (“Kumararamam") present at Samalkot (Samarla Kota). It is one of the five Pancharama Kshetras. The temple was constructed by the famous Eastern Chalukya King Chalukya Bhima – I towards the end of the 9th century AD and presiding god Siva.
Someswara Swamy Temple, which is situated at the bank of River Godavari (Goutami) according to Brahmanda Puranam and Goutami Mahatyam. Lord Indra in order to wash out his sin, he founded Sri Koteswara Lingam along with Amma varu. Further, Lord Chandra established Sri Someswara Lingam with Sri Raja Rajeswari Amma varu.
“Nithya Kalyanam - Patcha Thoranam" Sri Bhadrakali sametha Sri Veereswara Swamy vari Temple is situated at Muramalla village of Island Polavaram Mandal, is a historical place, where the “Nitya Kalyanam" is performed to the Lord daily and nearly hundreds of pilgrims visit the temple and perform the pujas. Kalyanams will be performed to the Lord every night from 7 PM.
In the midst of the lush – green fields of the River Godavari, the Konaseema area reminds one of the sanctity and sacred feeling described in the Vaastu Sastra. In this area of Konaseema is AINAVILLI, where Sri Siddhi Vinayaka Swamy Temple is situated.
This place is olden days was famous for well-read Brahmins in Vedas who used to spend their time in reciting hymns and performing sacrifices as ordained in the scriptures. Appanapalli situated on the holy banks of the River Vynateya has attained reputation as second Tirupathi of Konaseema being the abode of Lord Sri Bala Balaji.
Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple present here. Sage Vasista, after mingling the Goutami tributary of the River Godavari into the sea, established his Ashram there. As that place was made a stage or vedik to perform the yaga, it was named as “ANTARVEDI".
The original name of the village was "Palvala Puram". The first name of the Lord was “Agasteswara", later he was called as “Koppulingeswara" and now called as “Sri Uma Koppulingeswara Swamy".
Sri Mandeswara Saneeswara Swamy temple is present here. People offer gingelli products which are dear to Sani who is the diety here. This Linga is said to be one of the Sapta Maharshis.
Between the Rivers Vasista and Goutami, tributaries of the River Goavari, this is the site of the renowned Sri Jagan Mohini Kesava Swamy temple. The exquisite idol, made of black stone depicting Maha Vishnu and Mohini on its front and rear sides, is a real marvel of sculptural dexterity.
This is an ancient and historical temple and also a Vyshnava Divya Kshetra. Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy temple constructed on 120 meters height hill. The great poet Sri Srinatha in his poetry prayed the God stated this Korukonda is “Vedadri".
Also called as “Ksheeraramam" is one of the five Pancharama Kshetras. The diety is Sri Ksheerarama Lingeswara Swamy. The Siva Linga was established by Lord Vishnu. The temple tower is one of the tallest among the temple towers in Andhra Pradesh. The height of the temple is 120ft.
Also called as “Somaramam" is one of the five Pancharama Kshetras. The temple here is called Sri Someswara Janardhana Swamy. The main construction for temple was made by the King Chalukya Bheema during 4th century. The Shiva Lingam has been installed by Lord Chandra.
Several stone inscriptions found on temples in Achanta, suggest that it may have served as an important religious centre for Eastern Chalukyan Empire (700 AD – 1130 AD).
The birth place of Vasavi Matha. The holy Sri Vasavi Kanyaka Parameswari temple which finds mention in various ancient religious texts. Penugonda, the abode of Goddess Vasavi is to ARYA VYSYAS, as Buddha Gaya is to Buddhists, as Shravana Belagola is to Jains.
The temple dedicated to Lord Venkateswara. Devasthanam is situated on the top of the Seshachala Hill.