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Fri, 12/05/2017 - 10:29

Bavikonda Buddhist Complex lies about 16 km from Visakhapatnam,on a hill about 130 metres above mean sea level. The term Bavikonda in Telugu means a hill of wells. Bavikonda Monastery dates back to the 3rd century BCE.


A large Buddhist complex was excavated at this site. The excavated remnants are as follows: A piece of bone stored in an urn, supposed to be one of the remain's of the Buddha, Inscriptions, Pottery, Relic caskets, Tiles, Bricks, Coins etc. were recovered here by the State archaeological Department

how can you reach this temple
By Surface Transport

The nearest Bus stop is RTC complex in Visakhapatnam city

The nearest railway station is Visakhapatnam railway station.

By Air

The nearest airport is Visakhapatnam Airport


Bavikonda Buddhist Complex Visakhapatnam


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