Palakonda is a town based in the Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh. This town is a part of Andhra region and is based 43 km away from Srikakulam. The state capital, Hyderabad, lies 671 km away from the town. Some of the neighboring towns include Regidi Amadalavalasa, Burja Mandal, and Vangara. Some of the nearby cities to Palakonda include Amadalavalasa, Srikakulam, and Parvathipuram.
Places to Stay
Palakonda has quite a many options for comfortable and budget friendly accommodations. Some of include Sri Swapna Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800) and Hotel Venus (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Palakonda is Telugu. Hindi and English are also spoken here.
Some of the festivals that are celebrated in Palakonda include Dussera in October, Ramanavami in April, Holi in March, Diwali in November, and Vinayaka Chaturthi in September.
Places of Interest
Some of the popular tourist attractions around Palakonda include Srikakulam (41 km), Vizinagram (72 km), and Gajapati (86 km).
How to Get There
Vishakapatnam Airport is the nearest airport to Palakonda. It is located about 125 km away. One can reach here via cab or a private bus.
The nearest station to Palakonda is the Srikakulam Railway station. It is 29 km far from Palakonda.
Palakonda is well connected with nearby cities and villages. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Sri Padmavathi Travels and VRL Travels. Plan your vacation in advance and book online to get discounts on bus tickets.