A small town in Andhra Pradesh, Adilabad derives its name from well known ruler of Bijapur named Mohammed Adil Shah. The town is surrounded by Chanda District of Maharashtra and Nizamabad district. This town is famous for the shrine of Goddess Saraswati temple which is located in the temple town of Basara.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Adilabad. Some of them are Haritha Hotel (Tariff – Rs1.500), Hotel Laxmi Residency (Tariff – Rs.1,000), Rajarajeshwar Hotel (Tariff – Rs.500) and Dhanalakshmi Hotel (Tariff –1000).
The official language of Adilabad is Telugu. The other languages include Marathi, Gormati, Malayalam and Gujarati.
The Important Festivals of Adilabad is Vinayaka Chaturthi (September).
Places of Interest
Some of the places include Kanakai Waterfalls (5kms from Adilabad) , Limra masjid (4 kms from Adilabad Pochera waterfall, (6 kms from Adilabad) ancient Laxminarayan temple ( 9 kms from Adilabad) Kuntala waterfall ( (12 kms from Adilabad).
How to Get There
The closest airport to Adilabad in Andhra Pradesh is the Ramagundam Airport. It is located about 137 kms away from the town.
There is the railway station situated in Mudkhed-Adilabad Section of Hyderabad.
There are regular buses available to some of the districts and cities of Andhra Pradesh like Hyderabad, Nizamabad, Nanded, Vijayawada, Nellore, Renigunta, Tirupati Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers are Orange Tours and Travels, Saini Travels and Kanker Roadways. Avail of bus booking offer when you book your tickets through TicketGoose’s mobile apps.