Tirupati, India: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Tirupati, India? If you're planning to go to Tirupati, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Tirupati, India

Based on the climate and weather in Tirupati, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

Important essentials for Tirupati, India

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tirupati, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Tirupati, India by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

Traveling to Tirupati in January, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

February

February in Tirupati is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

March

If you visit Tirupati during March, you will probably see that it is sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

April

April in Tirupati is blindingly hot. Temperatures average in the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

May

If you visit Tirupati during May, you will probably find that it is scorchingly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

June

If you visit Tirupati during June, you are likely to see that it can be excruciatingly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

July

Traveling to Tirupati in July, you will notice that it can be sizzling. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

August

If you vacation in Tirupati during August, you will probably notice that it can be sizzling. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

September

September in Tirupati can be sizzling. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

October

If you vacation in Tirupati during October, you will probably see that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

November

If you go to Tirupati in November, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

December

December in Tirupati is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Govindaraja Swamy Temple, wear:

If you see the Sri Venkateshwara Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Kapila Theertham Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Activities for Tirupati, India

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Tirupati.

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