Archaeological sites in Andhra Pradesh: Nagarjunakonda

Archaeological sites in Andhra Pradesh: Nagarjunakonda
Created On: Feb 11, 2013 15:50 IST
Modified On: Sep 8, 2015 11:57 IST

 

Name: Nagarjunakonda 
State: Andra Pradesh
Geography: Located between the cities of Nalgonda and Hyderabad, it is accessible on the State Highway, with the nearest train station being at Macherla, 29 km away. It is connected by a ferry to the mainland
Historical Importance: It  is a historical Buddhist town. The Nagarjunasagar Dam is the tallest masonry dam in the world. 

Name: Nagarjunakonda 

State: Andra Pradesh

Geography: Located between the cities of Nalgonda and Hyderabad, it is accessible on the State Highway, with the nearest train station being at Macherla, 29 km away. It is connected by a ferry to the mainland.

Historical Importance: It is a historical Buddhist town. The Nagarjunasagar Dam is the tallest masonry dam in the world.