Are you planning to reach Tirumala through steps-way and searching for the timings of pedestrian darshan? Just refer to the following details before planning to visit Tirumala.
So, What is Tirumala Darshan Timings for Pedestrians? The pedestrian darshan tokens will issue in the middle of climbing steps at free of cost. So, the timings for darshan depends on at what time the token was issued for you. It has nearly 7 – 8 hours time gap between the token issued time and darshan time. This pedestrian darshan is also called Divya Darshanam
The time gap may vary more than 8 hours or even gets cancelled during crowd/peak days. Go through the following, to know more details about Divya Darshana Ticket for Pedestrians…
Tirumala Darshan Timings for Pedestrians
Before discussing the timings, let us know the details of Divya Darshan. The devotees who prefer to reach the temple by climbing the steps of Tirupati hills are called Kalinadaka Bhakthulu.
Many people choose to reach Tirumala through this steps way by praying the god to fulfil their desire and some will reach if their desire was fulfilled.
And a few people will lite the camphor, putting a mixture of KumKum and turmeric on each step if their desire was fulfilled.
Divya Darshan Tickets for pedestrians will allow you to have free food, accommodation at PAC and darshan.
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Ways to reach Tirumala by walk:
They are 2 different steps of ways to reach Tirumala. One is Alipiri and the other is Srivari Steps. These 2 ways are different in many factors. So, check the details in depth to reach Tirumala.
Reaching Tirumala through Alipiri Steps Way:
In Alipiri Steps way, we need to climb 3550 steps of Tirupati hills.
Through this way, Tirupati to Tirumala distance is about 9 km and take nearly 6 – 7 hours to climb.
There are good facilities for food, toilets, and even for medical check also.
It is 5 km away from the Tirupati Bus Stand where free buses will run to reach Alipiri Steps way. Or else we can hire a vehicle to reach alipiri mettu.
Tirupati Steps way allows devotees all through the day i.e 24/7.
As said earlier the tokens/tickets will issue in the middle of the climbing steps. Gali Gopuram 2 is the spot where you will be issued by a ticket and reporting time within it.
Reaching Tirumala through Srivari Steps Way:
It has 2350 steps to reach Tirumala by climbing.
Srivari mettu to Tirumala distance by walk is about 2 km and takes 3-4 hours to reach Tirumala.
We can reach Srivari Mettu by bus which is 17 km away from Tirupati bus stand.
But this will allow devotes from morning 6 AM to an evening at 6 PM.
And the spot of ticket issuing for Divya darshan is at 100th step of Srivari steps from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
Tirupati steps also you can find good and toilet facilities along with good security.
Important points to know about Divya Darshan:
After receiving the ticket/token you will be allotted for darshan only if it was checked at the checkpoint which is present at finishing point within the steps ways. Otherwise, your ticket is invalid for Darshan.
If in the case of the heavy crowd in Tirumala, the tickets of Divya darshan may not be available for you. And also this will allow devotees to have 7-8 hours darshan.
So, don’t get worried if you cannot find any diya darshan tickets issuing centres during your walk to Tirumala.
Free Luggage deposition centres at Tirupathi:
It will be very difficult to carry luggage while walking to Tirumala through steps. So, TTD provided free luggage deposition centre at both Srivari and Alipiri Steps.
Luggage deposition centres are located at the entrance of Srivari and Alipiri metlu.
You need to remove if there are any electronics like a laptop, phones, and delicate items in your luggage as there is a chance to damage. Better to carry along with you.
After reaching Tirumala you can collect your luggage at luggage collection centres. GNC luggage collection centre which is present right at the entrance of the Tirumala is the centre to collect your luggage.
Must Watch Videos of Tirupathi Steps way:
This video reveals the clear picture of walking to Tirumala by Srivari steps.
The below video is all about to know about alipiri steps to reach tirumala.
Now you are all aware of Tirumala Darshan Timings for Pedestrians, ways to reach. By this plan your trip and, have a peaceful darshan.
Frequently Asked Questions
What about the weather in Tirumala? Tirupati has moderate temperatures all around the year. The average temperature will range from 23 degree Celsius to 39 degree Celsius. You can check the weather every day by clicking here
How much is Divya darshan waiting time? The waiting time for Divya Darshan is approximately 4 hours 30 min during festivals, public holidays time.
How many laddus for Divya darshan? TTD will charge Rs. 70 for 5 or 4 laddus and 1 laddu will be given free along with Divya darshan laddus.