Nakrekal is a beautiful city located in the district of Nalgonda in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The closest tourist destination is Nalgonda where one can experience the scenic beauty of South India. Nakrekal is very famous for its temples. People travel from all over India to Nakrekal to visit Geetha Temple which has attained popularity over the years and is a place known for devotional preaching.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels like Minerva Grand (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Urvasi Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hampshire Plaza Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Nalgonda Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Nakrekal is Telegu.
The important festivals of Nakrekal are Bonalu festival which is celebrated in the month of August, Shivratri in the month of February and Panagal festival which is celebrated at the Pachchala Someswara Temple.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Nakrekal. Some of them are Shivalayam (20 kms from Nalgonda), Venkateshwara Swamy Devastanam ( 50 kms from Nakrekal), Hanuman Temple and Geetha Mandir (30 kms from Nalgonda).
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Nakrekal is the Nagarjunsagar Airport. It is about 70 kms from Nakrekal.
It has a railway station connected to Nalgonda, which is in turn well connected to major towns and cities.
Nalgonda, being the district headquarters of Nakrekal, links it to all other districts. To reach Nakrekal, one can use local transport buses or the Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) bus services which connect Nakrekal to Hyderabad, Vijaywada and Guntur. To book a bus ticket you no longer need to go to a bus counter, as online tickets are available on bus booking portals.