Chinna Amiram is the name of a locality in Bhimavaram city 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 62 km. However, the major urban hubs of the region – Rajahmundry and Vijayawada – are located at the distances of 78 and 142 km respectively.
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 Bhimavaram 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 city is famous for its Gunupudi Someswara temple, also known as Somarama. 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 89 km.
Bhimavaram has its own railway station located in the heart of the city.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect the village to different cities in the region. Avail of bus booking online offers when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com.