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The Grand Canyon of India - Gandikota, Andhra Pradesh

Grand Canyon of India Gandikota

This is the majestic Gandikota Canyon. A 300 feet deep valley located in Cuddapah district of Andhra Pradesh. It is believed to be more than a 1000 years old and was formed by the pennar river cutting through it. It is often compared to America's Grand Canyon for its breathtaking beauty.

Gandikota Fort

The canyon is also known for the 13th century Gandikota Fort, an intricately carved citadel made of red sandstone. A trip to Gandikota is incomplete without a hike all the way up to. The top of the gorge for the view of the Pennar river. Would you like to make a weekend trip to Gandikota?