Perched at an altitude of 624 metres above sea level Parigi is a village and a mandal which comes under the Anantpur District. Located on the border of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka, Parigi is composed of 45 villages. Belonging to the Rayalaseema region, it is situated at a distance of 472 km from the state capital of Hyderabad. Lepakshi, Puttaparthi, Nandi Hills, and Shivagange are the cities nearby Parigi. The people here are helpful and live a simple village life.
Places to Stay
Parigi doesn’t have good accommodation options. However, the option of home stays is available here. More information on home stays in Parigi can be obtained in person.
The official language of Parigi is Telugu. The other languages spoken here are Hindi and Urdu.
Holi in March and Diwali in November are celebrated with great fervour and grandeur here.
Places of Interest
Some tourist spots in and around Parigi are Hindupur (8 km), Pavagada (34 km), and Madhugiri (41 km) among others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Parigi is the Bengaluru International Airport, which is 90 km away.
The nearest major railway station from Parigi is the Bangalore Junction, which is 113 km away.
Parigi has a bus stand of its own with buses plying to nearby places such as Bengaluru and Madhugiri among others. There are several local busses which regularly ply on this route. Now, you can easily log on to www.ticketgoose.com, look up for your favourite operator and book bus ticket online.