Kalakada is a city based near Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh. This city belongs to the Rayalaseema region and is based 91 km from Chittoor. Thuvvapalle, Gudibanda, Devalpalle and Thimmapuram are some of the villages near Kalakada. Some of the cities nearby include Rayachoti, Mandanpalle, Kadapa and Punganur. Kalakada also shares its borders with the Cudappah district.
Places to Stay
There are many homestays and lodges in Kalakada. However, for budget-friendly hotels, Kalikari (20 km from Kalakada) is one of the best places to look. Some of the hotels here include Shine Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel Bijoo (Tariff – Rs. 800.)
The official language of Kalakada is Telugu. Urdu is also spoken here.
Some of the festivals that are celebrated in Kalakada include Mahashivratri (March), Sakranti (January), Vinayaka Chaturthi (August) and Diwali (November.)
Places of Interest
Some of the popular tourist attractions around Kalakada include the Horsley Hills (54 km), Kadapa (76 km), Tirupati (78 km) and Chittoor (87 km.)
How to Get There
The Tirupati airport is the airport nearest to Kalakada. It is located about 92 km away.
The nearest railway station to Kalakada is the Kallikiri railway station. It is 25 km away from Kalakada.
Kalakada is well-connected to other cities by buses. Some of the best bus operators in this area are said to be Kallada Travels and SRS Travels. Bus ticket online booking has caught up with travelers across the country.