Appapuram is a village based in Srikakulam district in Andhra Pradesh state. It is situated 28 km from Srikakulam and 651 km from the state capital, Hyderabad. Srikakulam, Rajam, Amadalavalasa and Vizianagaram are cities close to Appapuram. The 2001 census stated that the population was 59% male and 41% female within a total area of 280 hectares.
Places to Stay
The hotels in and around Appapuram, at Srikakulam are Kinnera Lodge (Tariff - Rs. 400), Vijetha Inn Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 1,000), Hotel Nagavali (Tariff - Rs. 1200).
The languages spoken in Appapuram are Telugu, Urdu, Hindi and English.
The festivals celebrated in Appapuram are Maha Shivratri, Dusshera, Ganesh Chaturthi, Makar Sankranti, Ramzaan, Christmas, Karthik Pournima and Diwali.
Places of Interest
Appapuram has several beautiful tourist destinations close by. These include Vijayanagaram (83 km) - Ramatheertham, Maharaja Forts and Kumili, Ananthagiri (78 km) - Borra Caves, Bheemunipatnam Beach and Araku Valley, Visakhapatnam (84 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is Vishakhapatnam Airport, 83 km away.
The Vishakhapatnam railway station, 79 km away connects Appapuram to most cities and towns in Andhra Pradesh.
Appapuram is linked to the rest of the state by APSRTC bus services. Private bus services like Morning Star Travels from Returu to Hyderabad with a ticket price of Rs. 370, stop at Appapuram. If you are planning a vacation, book bus online and remain tension free.