Situated in the Rangareddy district of Andhra Pradesh is the small village of Kesavaram. The village falls under Shamirpet mandal, along with twenty one other villages in the vicinity. It is at a distance of 29 km from the state capital Hyderabad, and marks the border between the Rangareddy and the Medak districts. The Karimnagar Highway is approximately 10 km from here.
Places to Stay
Few good budget hotels here are Aishwarya Grand hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1500) and Anand Regency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
Telugu is the most common language in this village. English is also spoken here by few.
Festivals celebrated here include Dasara and Bonalu, which are celebrated with great enthusiasm and pomp.
Places of Interest
A number of tourist attractions are located in Shamirpet Mandal. Some of these, that are worth mentioning include, Shamir pet Lake, Jawahar deer park, and Genome valley. Maisamna temple receives huge turnout of devotees especially on weekends. Other renowned temples are, lord Shiva, Balaji and Mahankali. For shoppers, MC Pally market is the nearest one.
How to Get There
The nearest domestic airport is the Rajahmundry Airport (12km).
Kakinanda Railway Station is well connected to nearby major junctions.
Kesavaram is well connected to nearby towns and cities with several frequent busses to these places. Medchal APSRTC bus station, Nedermet APSRTC bus stand, and Sainikpuri APSRTC bus stations are the three adjoining bus service providers to Kesavaram. Opt for online bus reservation through several bus booking sites like Ticketgoose.com from the confines of your home.