For people with a religious inclination, Tanuku offers many temples to be visited in and around the town. Some of them are Yellaramma temple in Mandapaka, Subrahmanya Swamy temple in Attili, Suryalayam in Tanuku. Other famous ones are Siddheswara Swamy Temple, Venkateswara Swamy Temple, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, Kesava Swamy Temple etc.
Masjid-E-Hanfipet, a very famous mosque is situated in the heart of Tanuku and three others around the town. Na Bha Art Gallery is a famous tourist attraction which was set up by prominent artist, Bhaskara Reddy.