A small village in Andhra Pradesh’s Krishna district, Bobbarlanka is located 31 km away from district headquarters Machilipatnam and 345 km from Hyderabad. The region’s economy is run by agriculture, dairy, wild poultry, sheep and goat farming. Repalle, Machilipatnam, Tenali, Pedana are the nearby cities of Bobbarlanka.
Places to Stay
There are medium to budget accommodation options close to Bobbarlanka. Some of them are Hotel Moti Mahal (Tariff – Rs. 350 onwards), Eswar Residency, Machilipatnam (Tariff – Rs. 1000-2000) and Hotel Apsara (Tariff – Rs. 500 to 1000).
The language spoken in Bobbarlanka is Telugu.
The festivals celebrated in Bobbarlanka are Shivagangamma Utsavam, Ugadi and Durga Devi festival.
Places of Interest
One close tourist destination is Vijaywada (60 km away) which is home to the Lenin Statue, Submarine Museum, Rajiv Gandhi Park, Kondapalli Fort, Kanaka Durga Temple, Hazrat Bal Mosque and Gandhi Hill. Machelipatnam (30 km away) has Panduranga Swami Temple, Anjaneya Swami, Manginapudi Beach and Palletalapalem Beach.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Vijaywada Airport which is at a distance of 57 km from Bobbarlanka. It is well-connected with cities like New Delhi, Tirupati, Agra and Goa.
Repalle Railway Station is the closest railway station to Bobbarlanka. However, Guntur Juntion is the closest major station (61 km away).
Mopidevi, Challapalli and Avanigadda are the APSRTC (Andhra Pradesh State Road Transportation) bus stations near Bobbarlanka running a number of buses from major cities. Many private bus services like Sri Kaleswari Travels Private Limited provide deluxe sleeper, Volvo, AC and semi-deluxe bus services to Hyderabad, Rajahmundry and Vijaywada. Using bus ticket booking coupons to book your tickets will help you get discounts for your journey.
Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana is famous for its rich history and tradition. Its culture and historical tradition dates back to 400 years Known as the Pearl City that retains its ancient culture, today Hyderabad has grown in leaps and bounds in the field of technology. Hyderabad offers a variety of attractions for tourists, such as the minars, khao galis and bangle markets. The city has various influences of the Nizam culture.
Budget Hotels in Hyderabad
There are great many hotels in Hyderabad that are suitable for budget travelers which include the Ashoka Klaasic (Tariff – Rs 1,025) Taj Mahal Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 2,016) and The City Park (Tariff – Rs.1,844)
Telugu is the local language spoken in Hyderabad. Hyderabad has a large population of Muslims since the region was earlier ruled by Moguls and Nizams, hence people here are also fluent in Hindi and Urdu.
Events in Hyderabad
Batkamma Panduga held in July and Bonalu in September are some of the important local festivals of Hyderabad. Other common festivals like Ugadi (April), Ganesh Chaturthi (September), Ramzan (July) and Bakri-id (October) are also celebrated with great enthusiasm in this city.
Places to See in Hyderabad
There is a gamut of interesting places to visit in Hyderabad like Charminar (16kms from bus stand), Nizam's Museum ( 2kms from Charminar), Golconda Fort (18 kms), Salar Jung Museum (19kms), Laad Bazaar 13 kms), Birla Mandir (4.63) and Hussein Sagar Lake (4kms).
How to Get There
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is an international airport near Shamshabad. It is located about 22 kms away from the city. This international airport also undertakes domestic operations.
Hyderabad’s Deccan Railway Station situated at Nampally is the busiest railway station that has connecting trains to all major destinations in India. This major railway station serve the two cities – Secunderabad and Hyderabad; while Kachiguda is a small station located at Begumpet.
Hyderabad has a number of government and private buses. Currently there are two bus stations —Afzal Gunj Stand and Jubilee Bus Stand. The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transportation Corporation (APSRTC) provides standard buses, deluxe coaches and air conditioned coaches. The best bus operators that offer quality service include Kesineni Travels, Sindu Travels and VRL Travels. There are several bus operators that have made booking bus tickets easier through their websites.