Kailasanathakona water falls is situated in the valley of Nagirihills near Puttur.The water here is said to be rich in minerals andposses curative properties. Puranas reveal thatLord Kailasanathaswamy attended the marriage of LordVenkateswaraSwamy and goddess padmavati at Narayanavanam
and selected this water fall for meditation .Hence, this place iscalled Kailasanathakona which is a picnic, scenic and picturesque spot. There are no of buses, travels available from puttur town. Direct
Buses are available from Puttur Bus stand. Also, a number of sharedautos available. On weekend 100s of tourist come majorlyfrom Chennai. Weekdays is less crowded. Tourists trek themountain to swim in few of the wells, but so high. It is believed thatthere are 7 wells up the hill from were water falls.
As per the puranas, it is said that Lord Kailasanatheswara Swami attended the marriage of Lord Venkateshwara Swami and Goddesses Padmavathi at Narayanavaram here. He then selected this water fall for performing penance for some time. Hence the name Kailasakona.
If wish to stay in a hotel near by:-
Punnami High way Resort,
By Pass Road, Puttur,
Phone : 08577-220777 AP
Tourism resorts are also available right at the water falls.
|How To Reach Kailasanatha Kona by Road|
|Form City||Via||Distance (kms)|
|Tayur – Pallipattu – Puttur – NarayanavanamThiruthanai – Nagari – PutturNalgonga – Miryalaguda – Ongole – NelloreRayachoti – Kavalipalli – Tirupati – PutturGudur – Srikalahasti – Renigunta – Puttur
AlameluMangapuram – Vadamala–Puttur
|79 kms128 kms612 kms207 kms163 kms