Rajahmundry is a city in Andhra Pradesh, Southern
India. Rajahmundry is the cultural capital of Andhra Pradesh.
Founded in the 11th century by Raja Raja Narendra, the city is the
birthplace of Nannayya, the Adikavi of Telugu literature.
How to go to
Rajahmundry / Mode of transportation to Rajahmundry.
Rajahmundry airport is serviced by flights from
Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Chennai and soon from Kolkata. Air Deccan
Airlines runs planes daily from Hyderabad and Chennai.
The city is on Howrah-Chennai Main coastal railway track. It is 2.5
hours journey from Vijayawada and 3.5 hrs journey from Visakhapatnam
which is well connected by aicraft. It is 150 km from Vijayawada and
220 km from Visakhapatnam. for Train timings contact +91 88 3242
Located on NH5, the city is on the east portion of the Golden
Quadrilateral connecting Kolkata and Chennai.
Rajahmundry has 4 bus stations. The main APSRTC Bus complex is
located on the Morampudi High road. The Kotipalli bus stand is in
Innispet, Gokavaram bus stand is in Aryapuram, and the Kakinada bus
stand is near Kambalcheruvu. The town is well connected to all
cities and nearby villages.
There is no way to visit Rajahmundry by boat except from
Bhadrachalam through River Godavari.
place to visit and
sightseeing in Rajahmundry
*** Sri Veerabhadra Swamy Temple, Pattiseema, which is picturesquely located
on a hill known as Devakuta Parvatha in the middle of the Godavari
river. Pattiseema is 120 km from Eluru. The place held a pleasant
surprise for city dwellers. The famous temple of Sri Veerabhadra is
picturesquely located on a hillock known as Devakuta Parvatha
situated in the middle of the river Godavari. As per mythology,
Veerabhadra is born out of the lock of Shiva's hair during his
tandava performance on sighting his wife getting burnt in the fire
of the yagna being conducted by Daksha, his father-in-law. You have
to cross the river on board a crude motorboat to reach the temple.
*** Dowlaiswaram barrage
*** Cotton museum
*** ONGC base complex
*** Goutami Ghat
*** River Bay Water park
Rajahmundry | place to stay in Rajahmundry
is a 3 star hotel with comfortable rooms and nice ambience.
River bay is the best of the lot, offering a great view of
the godavari. the hotels itself comprises of cozy cottages
adjoining the godavari. The food is great. The continental
part of it good.There is also a water park and a health
Dindi AP Tourism resort and houseboats
Maredumilli forest retreat
Swami bajji (KVR swamy road).