A small town in Andhra Pradesh’s East Godavari district, Eleswaram’s other name is Yeleswaram. The town gets its name from the Eluru reservoir located here and is famous for being the birthplace of noted Freedom Fighter and INC leader Chandaka Apparao. Pinjara Konda is the nearest city to this place, and is located at a distance of 30 km.
Places to Stay
Eleswaram is a very small town and has limited options in accommodation. However there are plenty of budget friendly hotels in nearby Kakinada. These include Hotel Bhimas (Tariff – Rs.1000), Jaya Residency (Tariff – Rs.1000), Hotel Udupi Venus (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Sri Rambabu Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1000).
Eleswaram’s official language is Telugu. Hindi and Tamil are also spoken here.
The city of Eleswaram celebrates almost all village festivals such as Sankranthi, Bogi, Ugadi, and Kanuma.
Places of Interest
Eleswaram has several places nearby that are worth visiting. These include Sri Sathya Narayana Swamy temple at Annavaram, Kukkuteswara Swamy temple at Pithapuram, and Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy temple at Antarvedi.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Eleswaram is in Rajahmundry (36km).
There is no railway station in Eleswaram. Samalkot Jn Rail Way Station and Gudaparti Rail Way Station are located within a 50 km radius. Rajahmundry is another major station nearby.
There is good bus connectivity to Yeleswaram. The Eleswaram APSRTC Bus Station, Yarravaram APSRTC Bus Station and Yerravaram APSRTC Bus Station are the nearest ones to access. The APSRTC however has daily bus services from major cities to Eleswaram. You can book a bus ticket using TicketGoose.com, a popular bus booking website that provides low price, high quality options for bus travellers.