Kamavarapukota is a small village in the mandal bearing its name in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Kamavarapukota forms part of the west Godavari district. The cities located near to Kamavarapukota are Elluru (35 km) and Vijayawada (84 km). The two villages that come under Kamavarapukota are Kotturu, the eponymous village and Paaturu. Kamavarapukota is located on the hilly terrain of the winding Eluru-Jangareddugudem Road.
Places to Stay
Although Kamavarapukota has no hotels, nearby Eluru has a number of good budget hotel options. These include Hotel Valentine (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Athidhi International (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Grand Arya (Tariff –Rs. 1000).
The official language of Kamavarapukota is Telugu.
Ganesh Chaturithi, Navratri, and Deepavali during October and November are celebrated here. Kamavarapukota also celebrates the Shri Bhadrakali sametha Veerbhadra Swamy-a marriage function for seven days, a fortnight before Mahashivrathri.
Places of Interest
The Dwaraka Tirumla (8 km) is a famous pilgrimage site here. Shri Vaali Sugriva Gattu is a hill temple in Paaturu which has Rohini Mata-a rare deity, is worth a visit. One can also see Lord Rama’s footsteps here.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Kamavarapukota is Gannavaram airport in Vijayawada (75 km).
The nearest railway station to Kamavarapukota is Eluru railway station (35 km), connecting it to other places in India since all major trains halt here.
There are daily bus services to Hyderabad and other places in Andhra Pradesh. The best bus operator that offers good experience to passengers is Sai Ganesh Travels. Booking bus tickets online is very convenient as you can book from the confines of your home.