Tirupati Temple made Andhrapradesh as one of the best and top tourist spot of India by the year 2012. Nearly 206.8 million tourists visited this temple.
Tourism Ministry announced that Tamilnadu and Uttarpradesh have ranked in 2nd and 3rd position. Tirupati temple attracts more tourists than ancient tourist spots like Taj mahal and Ajanta Ellora.
Next to Andhra Pradesh, other states like Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Gujarat and West Bengal have reached other 9 top tourist spots in 2012.