Marlapadu is a very small village that is located in the Kallur mandal in the district of Khammam, Andhra Pradesh. This village belongs to the Telangana region. Most of the people of this village are followers of Lord Ganesha and celebrate Vinayaka Chaturthi every year with much enthusiasm. The distance between Marlapadu and Hyderabad is 250 km. Places such as Palwancha, Nuzvid and Jaggaiahpet lie close-by.
Places to Stay
There are good, budget-friendly hotels in Marlapadu. Some of them are Vijith Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Jabbar International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Altaf (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel Baldeva (Tariff – Rs. 500.)
The official language of Marlapadu is Telugu. The other languages that are spoken here are Hindi, English and Tamil.
The important festivals of Marlapadu are Diwali (November), Dusshera (October), Maha Shivratri (March) and Bhishma Ekadasi (February.)
Places of Interest
There are several tourist attractions near Marlapadu. Some of them are Guntur (96 km from Marlapadu), Amaravathi (63 km), Bhadrachalam (89 km) and Khammam (44 km.)
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Vijayawada Airport which is 77 km from the village.
The closest railway station is the Vijayawada Junction which is 71 km from the village.
Marlapadu is well-connected to other cities via road. The nearest bus stand is Marlapadu Bus Station which is at a distance of 71 km from the village. KP Travels and Sharma Travels are popular in this region. Now, you can easily log on to www.ticketgoose.com, look up for your favourite operator and book bus ticket online.