Buchi Reddy Palem is a very prominent town in the Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh. Well known for its temples, it sees a number of devotees coming here to pay a visit to their deities. Buchi Reddy Palem is famous for its paddy and sugarcane fields.
Places to Stay
Few good budget hotels in Buchi Reddy Palem are Hotel Abhiram (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Vintage Inn (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Murali Krishna Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Pavani Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Buchi Reddy Palem is Telugu. English and Tamil are also spoken here.
Sri Kodanda Ramaswamy Brahmothsavam- celebrated in April, and Ekadasi Festival- celebrated in February, are two major events here.
Places of Interest
Few places of interest here are Sri Kodanda Rama Swamy Temple (2 km), Kanigiri (5 km), and Jonnawada Kamakshi Temple (10 km).
How to Get There
There is no airport in Buchi Reddy Palem. Tirupati Airport (119 km) is the nearest airport.
There is no railway station in Buchi Reddy Palem. The closest railway station is the Nellore Railway station (16 km).
There are several local buses that connect Buchi Reddy Palem to nearby major cities. The nearest bus station to Buchi Reddy Palem is Buchi APSRTC Bus Stand from where one can catch buses to reach cities like Nellore, Gudur, Kavali, and Venkatgiri. People can book tickets well in advance from private bus operators like KP Travels to reach their destination comfortably. It is easy to get your tickets through Ticketgoose.com’s bus ticket online booking facility.
Bangalore, also known as Bengaluru, is often referred to as the ‘Garden City’ because of the numerous parks and gardens that dot the localities of the city. It is also considered as a major information technology (IT) hub of the country and thus called the ‘Silicon Valley of India’. Kempe Gowda, a feudal ruler affiliated to the Vijayanagara kingdom, first established a mud fort, which turned out to be the foundation of the present day city. The city passed through a myriad of rulers ranging from the Marathas, Mughals and Mysore rulers before becoming a part of independent India.
Budget Hotels in Bangalore
There are a couple of good budget hotels in the city. Some of the options which are worth a try are Suntrupthi Residency (Tariff – Rs. 950), Citizen Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 850), The Royal Nest (Tariff – Rs. 900), Vijaya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 900) and others.
The official language of Bangalore is Kannada. Hindi, English, Telugu and Tamil are also understood and widely spoken.
Events in Bangalore
The important festivals of the area are Pongal in January, Karaga in April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Diwali in October-November, the fasting month of Ramadan, the two Eid(s), Easter and Christmas.
Places to See in Bangalore
Some of the places worth trying out in Bangalore are Bangalore Palace, Lal Bagh, Cubbon Park, Bannerghatta National Park,Vidhana Soudha, Seshadari Iyer Memorial, Tipu Sultan’s Palace, Bull Temple, ISKCON Hare Krishna Temple, Meenakshi Sundaram Temple, Holy Trinity Church and St. Mary’s Basilica. Wonderla Amusement Park at a distance of 28 km is popular with youngsters and children looking for a break on weekends.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Kempegowda International Airport at a distance of 36 km.
Bangalore City Junction Railway Station is the major railway station in the city.
There is bus service running from almost everywhere in south India to Bangalore city. State transport buses as well as private operators ply their buses to and fro the city. SRS Travels, Kallada Travels and SRM, Travels are some of the major operators in the city as well as the region. Do away with standing in ticket counters and opt for online bus reservation facility instead.