The Govindaraja Swamy Temple in Simhachalam is an old shrine dedicated to Lord Govindaraja Perumal. The temple architecture is attractive with its magnificent Gali-gopuram, the wide entrance to the temple and the imposing tower. The temple walls and pillars are adorned with inscriptions and carvings. This temple is one of the specimens for South Indian temple architectural style.
The temple has many small shrines in around dedicated to Sri Parthasarathy,. Lord Sri Venkateswara, and Sri Andal. Pilgrims visiting Simhachalam unfailingly offer prayers at this temple. The temple environment is perfect for relaxation and meditation. Thousands of devotees visit this temple every year.