Kancharlavaripalle is a small village in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the coastal city of Ongole at a distance of 81 km east of the village. It is a part of the Prakasam district and comes within the Coastal Andhra region. Anyone travelling in or passing by Ongole or Nellore (122 km away) can stop by at the village to get a taste of what a traditional rural life is like.
Places to Stay
The best and the biggest urban hub for putting up in the region is the coastal city of Nellore. Some of the budget hotels which are worth trying are Simhapuri Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Pavani Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600), Shivam International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Surya International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of the area is Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated are Ugadi in March-April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
The best place in the region to see around is Nellore. Some of the sites worth a visit are the Talpagiri Ranganadhaswamy, Jonnawada, Narasimhakonda, Penchalakona – all are temples. A drive to the coast to enjoy the view of estuaries (30 km away) is another option.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Chennai International Airport at a distance of 185 km.
The Nellore Railway Station is the nearest major railway station at a distance of 122 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses pass through the village en route to different cities in the region. Buses to the area are available from Ongole as well as Nellore. Book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com and avail of bus booking offers.