Kalyanadurg, a densely populated city in Andhra Pradesh’s Anantapur district, is located in a rough terrain region. A few of the nearby cities include Uravakonda, Anantapur and Rayadurg. Those interested in trekking or exploring can go on a hike in the mountain range. There are some tourist attractions in Rayadurg, Penukonda and Pavagada worth visiting.
Places to Stay
There are not many budget hotels in Kalyanadurg. Anantapur, which is 60 km away, has good budget hotels. Some of these hotels are Hanumanth Lodge (Tariff – Rs.295), Hotel Sampoorna (Tariff – Rs.245) and Noble Residency (Tariff – Rs.344).
The official language spoken in Kalyanadurg is Telugu.
The most celebrated festivals in Kalyanadurg are Makar Sankranti in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Ugadi in March, Varalakshmi Vratam in August, Ganesha Chaturthi in August-September, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are no interesting places in Kalyanadurg. Travellers to this city can visit Rayadurg (33 km), Garudapuram (11 km), Rudrampalli Cheruv (23 km) and Kambadur (30 km) away from Kalyanadurg.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located in Hubli, which is 292 km away.
There is no railway station in Kalyanadurg. Travellers need to travel to Rayadurg to board their train, which is the nearest railway station.
There are regular state-run and private buses that travel between Kalyanadurg and nearby cities. APSRTC runs buses daily from Kalyanadurg to various parts of Andhra Pradesh. Travelling by bus has become easier these days as you can easily book a bus ticket online.