Kokkanti is a small village based in Tanakal in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh. This village belongs to Rayalaseema region and is based 129 km away from Anantapur. Tanakal lies 11 km away and Hyderabad city is based 448 km away. Some of the nearby villages to Kokkanti include Oravoy, Malameedapalli, Balasamudrama, and Tanakal. Kadiri, Rayachoti, Chintamani, and Madanpalle are the nearby cities to Kokkanti.
Places to Stay
Kokkanti being a small place offers lodges and home stays to visitors at reasonable prices. There are budget friendly hotels in Mandanpalle which lies 65 km away. Some of them include Hotel Desai (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Hotel Chaitanya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 650).
The official language of Kokkanti is Telugu. People also speak Tamil and English here.
Some of the festivals that are celebrated in Kokkanti include Sakranti in January, Dasara in September, Vinayaka Chaturthi in September, and Deepavali in November.
Places of Interest
Some of the popular tourist attractions around Kokkanti include Horsley Hills (38 km), Puttaparthi (65 km), Lepakshi (82 km), and Kadapa (92 km).
How to Get There
Bengaluru International Airport is the nearest airport to Kokkanti. It is located about 115 km away.
The nearest railway station to Kokkanti is the Tanakallu Railway Station. It is based at a distance of 9 km from Kokkanti.
Kokkanti is well connected with other cities through buses. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include SRS Travels and Kallada Tour and Travels. Ticketgoose.com has several operators on its site that enables bus booking in India.