A town in Kurnool District of Andhra Pradesh, Nandyal is a major centre of trade, commerce, education and industries in the region. Originally called Nandalluru, the town is surrounded on all sides by hills while the Kundu River flows to its west. The Nallamala Hills are dense forests and have been mined for granite. An important pilgrimage site Nandyal is also a busy business centre.
Budget Hotels in Nandyala
There are many hotels in Nandyal. Tourists’ visiting the place can stay at Seshi Residency, Hotel Tourist, Tirumala Hotel and Lodging and Dwaraka Hotel and Lodging that offers rooms from Rs.600 onwards.
Telugu is the Local Language.
Events in Nandyala
All annual festivals like Sankranthi, Ugadi, Dussehra, Diwali, Ramzan and Christmas are celebrated here.
Places to See in Nandyala
Nandyal is surrounded by nine temples of Lord Shiva (5km radius), called Nava Nandi. These nine temples are Mahanandi, Shivanandi, Vinayakanandi, Somanandi, Prathamanandi, Garudanandi, Suryanandi, Krishnanandi. The Naganandi.Gundla Brahmeswaram Wildlife Sanctuary (30kms) and the world's largest Nandi idol at Sri Yaganti Uma Maheswara Temple (51kms) are located near here.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Hyderabad
Nandyal has its own Railway Station
Nandyal City Bus Stop has regular bus service that connects the place to neighbouring towns. There are a great number of private bus operators like Jagan Travels, Reddy Express, Balagangadhara Travels, KMR Travels and Veera Travels that run regular buses to and from the city. Ticketgoose.com’s online bus ticket booking facility is fast, safe and reliable.