It is located about 25 kilometres from Kurnool, on National Highway 18. It is relatively easy to find. These natural rock formations are perfect for trekking, as visitors can climb up the rocks, which are of multitude shapes and sizes.
The garden is well developed by AP Tourism with a restaurant at the entrance and cottages spread across the garden. There is a walkway built through the formations which allows the tourists explore the beauty of the site. At the center of the hilltop, there is a metal animal garden with several large animal structures built with iron which is an added attraction. There is enough parking area and a children play area near the restaurant.
Orvakal Rock Garden is located on Kurnool to Nandyal NH-18 highway , outside the village of Orvakal, about 25 kilometers from Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh.
September to February is the best season to visit the place when the lake is filled with water that enhances the character of this beautiful place.
Metal Animal Garden at Orvakal Rock Garden
HOW TO REACH ORVAKAL ROCK GARDEN:
Daily Bus services are available from Kurnool and Nandyal. This place is well connected by bus from Kurnool and Nandyal as most of the buses plying between Kurnool and Nandyal stop here.
By Train: Kurnool is the nearest railway station is just 20 kms away - Orvakal Rock Garden.
By Road: 22 kms from Kurnool, 53 kms from Nandyal, 234 kms from Hyderabad, 364 kms from Bangalore.Timings: 9 AM to 6 PM.
Baahubali Star 'Prabhas' at The Orvakal Rock Garden:
Baahubali Shooting Loaction: Some key scenes of SS Rajamouli's magnum opus 'Baahubali' movie shot in the Orvakal rock garden in Kurnool on 6th July 2013.
Check out the pictures of the 'Baahubali' star 'Prabhas' while shooting for the movie 'Baahubali' at the Orvakal Rock Garden in 2013.