It is a mandal in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh in India. Alur is located between the two towns Adoni in Andhra Pradesh and Bellary in Karnataka. This town is also known to be a an assembly constituency. This place belongs to Rayalaseema region. Alur is nearest town to Adoni.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Akola. Some of them are Hotel Southern Star (Tariff – Rs1,500), The Heritage Resort (Tariff – Rs.1,700), Hotel Mayura Chalukya Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1000) and Raja Hotel (Tariff –1000).
The official language of Alur is Telugu. The other languages include Karnataka.
The Important Festivals of Akola is Ganesh Chaturthi (September) and Maha Shivratri (February).
Places to Visit
There are several places of tourist attraction in Alur. Some of the places include Sunkulamma Gudi ( 2 km from Alur) , Anjaneya Gudi Anjaneya Temple (1 kms from Alur) Ramalayam Temple(0.25 kms from Alur) Ishwar Temple (3 kms from Alur) Lord Shiva temple (2 kms from Alur ) and Sree Devammava Temple (9 km from Alur).
How to Get There
The nearest international airport to Alur is the Rajiv Gandhi International airport. It is about 200 kms away from this town.
There is no railway station in Alur. The nearest railway station is the Adoni railway junction. It is about 250 kms away from this town.
The state transport buses connects to some of the districts and towns of Andhra Pradesh. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers are KPN Travels, Meghana Travels and Reddy Express Tours & Travels. Book bus ticket online from the comfort of your home with just a click of a mouse.