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Golden messages for one and all.

No photography and mobiles allowed. That itself was enough for a relaxation from the outer world... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Excellent temple, be prepared for a long wait for darshan

Lovely surroundings, visit to the golden temple is worth the drive from Tirupathi. But had to wait... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mumbai, India
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Thirumalaikodi, Vellore 632-055, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

i visited this temple for the first time it is 15kms from vellore with good maintenance & architexture but since this being a man made structure i dont think there are to many followers of this temple maybe there is less awareness but the darshan...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

No photography and mobiles allowed. That itself was enough for a relaxation from the outer world. Your mind will be relaxed because of a few minutes spent without your smartphone. It is not necessary to spend even one rupee here. Nobody forces you to buy...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

a unique temple not to be missed when in the southern part of india.the temple is of goddess laxmi narayani and is made of gold.the managment and the system is nice inspite of heavy rush.special provisions are there for the ones with walking disability as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A recent place of Hindu worship, the focus seems to be on money spent than on connecting with the almighty. At every step you are reaching out to your purse than enjoy the beauty around you. A garden along your walkway is well maintained and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank siyer26
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely surroundings, visit to the golden temple is worth the drive from Tirupathi. But had to wait for long in the queue, so be go prepared

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mital_Ashish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the temple during our pilgrimage tour and it was a painful walk and wait to visit the main location. Take care during your visit

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank RohitNadal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Around 20 Kms away from Vellore city in Tamilnadu , sripuram is a place where this temple has come up , spread over acres of land , this entire temple is covered by Gold plate which is 70 kg in weight , gorgeous temple ,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank rukesh2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We specially visited Vellore to see this great temple.This temple is located slightly away from main city.Temple is spread over very large area.Special darshan ticket is available.We took "Special Darshan Ticket" and had very good darshan of "Devi Mahalakshmi".Prasadm was also given to all ticket...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank myindia2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s very beautiful temple made up of 1500 kg gold! We stayed at temple guest house nearby which is very nice and economic costing rs.700 for non Ac and rs.900 for Ac rooms with 24hour check out timings.We visited early in the morning 4.30 am...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank cvyas1983
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Contrary to my expectations, the visit to the golden temple, Vellore was by and large a place of tourist attraction rather than a place of Worship.. The environment and the rituals / Pooja performed there do not give feeling of devotional atmosphere..

Date of experience: November 2018
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18 November 2018|
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Response from Balasreyas | Reviewed this property |
There is lot of walking to do. There are RS.100/- and Rs.200/- special darshan tixkets which makes the distance to be covered less. However, still distance to be covered may be a challenge to Senior Citizens. Wheel Chairs... More
18 November 2018|
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Response from soumyadevanaboina | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is option for the older people to opt easy access. You can accompany them. Not an issue. The security people will take sum money (150 rs.) extra and send you easily. When we went we did the same following... More
15 September 2018|
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Response from SreeDebanjan | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I am going this place on road.