Bhimadole is a small village in the coastal South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a part of the West Godavari district and comes under the Coastal Andhra region. The district headquarters of Eluru is at a distance of 24 km. However, the major urban hubs of the region – Rajahmundry and Vijayawada – are located at distances of 74 and 82 km respectively. In fact, the village lies mid-way between the two cities.
Places to Stay
Though Eluru is the district headquarters, Rajahmundry has more budget hotels in the region. Some of the options which are worth a try are Vaishnavi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Akshay Residency (Tariff – Rs. 600), Sangam Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Sai Priya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of Bhimadole is Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated are Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Ugadi in March-April and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
The village in itself does not have great places of interest unlike Rajahmundry. Some of the places worth visiting in Rajahmundry are Gowthami Ghat, Godavari Bund, Venkateshwara Swamy Temple, Sir Arthur Cotton Museum, a boat ride on the river Godavari and others. In Eluru, the places which are worth visiting are the Dwarka Tirumala and the CSI Church besides other temples and places of worship.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Rajahmundry Airport at a distance of 86 km.
The Eluru Railway Station is the nearest railway station at a distance of 20 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect the village to different cities in the region. Travel websites provide several bus booking offer that will help you save money.