Known to be the seventh most populous state of Andhra Pradesh, Kurnool Byepass is located about 212 kilometers of Hyderbad. Kurnool is derived from a Telugu word ‘Kandanavolu which is found in the ancient inscriptions. The place has charmed many tourists with its temples, palaces and ancient monuments. The historical art and architecture of some monuments had brought in many tourists to this district. Some of the major tourist attractions are Kondareddy Buruz, medieval fort and tomb of Abdul Wahab.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Kurnool l. Some of them are DVR Mansion (Tariff – Rs.1000), Hotel Raja Vihar Deluxe (Tariff – Rs.1000) S V Regency Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1000) and The Mourya Inn (Tariff – Rs.1001).
The official language of Kurnool l is Telugu. The other languages spoken include Hindi.
Car festival is one of the famous festivals of Sri Ajaneyaswami which is celebrated for eight days.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Kurnool . Some of the places include Belum Caves, Kurnool ( 118 kms from Kurnool), Kondareddy Buruz (7kms from Kurnool), Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple ( 119 kms from Kurnool) and Yaganti Temple ( 87 kms from Yaganti Temple).
How to Get There
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is the nearest airport to Kurnool, which is located in the city of Hyderbad
There are four railway stations in this district. They are Kurnool city, Adoni, Nandyal and Dhone junction.
Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has long distances buses. There are some buses that connects to cities like Srisailam, Vinukonda, Guntur, Vijayawada etc. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Kallada Travels, Balagangadhara Travels and KMR Travels. Avail of online bus tickets through Ticketgoose.com when plan your holiday.