Borrampalem is a small village in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The nearest major urban agglomerations are Eluru at a distance of 50 km south and Rajahmundry situated 81 km to the east across the mighty Godavari river. Those with a keen interest for South Indian culture, landscape, temples can visit this place or simply stop by for refreshments while passing from Eluru to Rajahmundry.
Places to Stay
One is forced to venture into Rajahmundry in order to put up for the night. There are a couple of good budget hotels in the city. 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 Borramaplem is Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated are Ugadi in March-April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
The village on its own does not have great places of interest unlike Rajahmundry. A couple of 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.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Rajahmundry airport at a distance of 93 km.
Eluru Railway Station is the nearest major railway station at a distance of 52 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect the village to different cities in the region. Buses to the area are available from Eluru. When you opt for Ticketgoose.com’s online bus ticket booking facility ensure that you check out for discount coupons