Brahmanagudem is a small village in the Chagallu Mandal, situated in the west Godavari district. It is approximately 400 km away from Hyderabad. The name of the place suggest people of upper caste of Hindus, however the village has many people of other caste as well. About 90% population of the village rely on agriculture. Kovvur, Rajahmundry, Tadepalligudem, and Nidadavole are some of its neighbouring towns.
Places to Stay
Brahmanagudem doesn’t have any hotels or lodges. Kovvur (20 km) and Rajahmudry (28 km) has many hotels and lodges. Few of them are Hotel Anand Regency (Tariff-Rs. 1500), and Dwarka Hotel (Tariff- Rs.2000).
The official language of the place is Telugu.
People celebrate the events and special occasions in their own local customs and traditions.
Places of Interest
Brahmanagudem as many temples since most residents are religious. It has a famous Ramalayam temple. Since the place is in the border of the east and wet Godavari district, it is connected with a well build Chinchinada Bridge. It is a beautiful bridge where tourists generally stop by.
How to Get There
Rajahmundry Airport (42 km) is the nearest domestic closest airport.
Brahmanagudem has its own railway station. The closest major railway station is the Rajahmundry Railway Station (16 km).
Many major cities are connected to Brahmanagudem by bus. Most of the buses pass through Nidadavole city to reach here. Along with state run buses, there is Kaveri Kamakshi Travels buses that come here. Ticketgoose.com is one of the best bus ticket booking sites from where you will get good deals and offers.
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.