Manikonda is a village based in Ungutru in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh state of India. This village comes under Andhra region and is based 52 km away from Machilipatnam which operates as district headquarters. Unguturu lies 8 km away and Hyderabad city is distant by 315 km from Manikonda. Some of the nearby villages include Tenneru, Tarigoppula, Katuru and Vempadu. Vijaywada and Mangalagiri are the nearby cities.
Places to Stay
Manikonda has limited accommodation options. People visiting the city often prefer to stay at Vijaywada (25 km from Manikonda) for its budget friendly hotels. Some of the best options here include Swapna Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 200), Sri Balaji Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 300) and Samrat Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 300).
The official language of Manikonda is Telugu. English is also spoken here.
Some of the festivals that are celebrated in Manikonda include Sankranti (January), Vinayaka Chaturthi (September), Diwali (November) and Ugadi (April).
Places of Interest
Some of the popular tourist attractions around Manikonda include Vijaywada (25 km), Machilipatnam (51 km), Guntur (53 km) and Konaseema (57 km).
How to Get There
Vijaywada Airport is the nearest airport to Manikonda. It is located about 8 km away.
The nearest station to Manikonda is Tarigoppula Railway station. It is 1 km far from Manikonda.
Manikonda is well connected with nearby cities and villages. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Veera Travels, Diwakar and Shri Venkat Ramana Travels. Online bus ticket booking facility can save you a lot of time and energy.