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Gurramkonda Fort is a historical fort in Madanapalle in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh.

The place was once a Mandal headquarters and was also known as Zafarabad. The town flourished during Vijayanagara Empire and people rode to the fort all the way high by riding horses, hence the name Gurram Konda.

According to legends, a Sufi Saint named Hazrath Shah Kamal came from Kirman of Old Persia and settled here. He taught Islam to the locals, spreading it throughout the village and its surroundings.

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Parking Difficulty : Nil
Walking Needed : For 700 meters
Time Needed : 2-3 Hours
Open Timings : 8.00 AM to 6:00 PM
Still Photography : Allowed
Video Photography : Allowed
Cooler Climate for most part of the year.
Carry Refreshments
Wear Comfortable Shoes
Wear Cotton Dress with pullovers
Carry Binoculars
Nearest Railway Station : Razampeta Railway Station
Nearest Airport : Tirupati Airport
Nearest National Highway : NH340
Nearest Landmark : On Cuddapah -Bengaluru Highway
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