Rangampeta is a village located in the East Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh. Rangampeta is closest to Rajahmundry (45 km away) and Kakinada (41 km away). Rangampeta has about 26 village panchayats under its jurisdiction. Rangampeta is an agrarian economy with crops like cotton, tobacco and rice paddy being grown here.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Rangampeta, nearby Kakinada offers a number of good budget hotel options. These include Hotel Udupi Venus (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above), Hotel Bhimas (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above) and Hotel Alankar (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above).
The official language of Rangampeta is Telugu.
The important festivals of Rangampeta are Subramanyeswara Swamy Shashti and Vinayaka Chaviti.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Rangampeta. Most of these are of historical and religious significance. Some of them are Sri Golingeswara Swamy Temple, Sri Rajaraja Temple and Sri Chandrasekhara Swamy Temple, all of which have beautiful sculptures and carvings. The Monolithic Ganesh is 11 ft. high and is one of the architectural marvels of the Eastern Chalukya period. There are three Siva temples which are also a must see.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Rangampeta is the Kakinada Airport. The airport is located about 41 km away from the village.
Rangampeta is connected to Samalkot Railway Junction (15 km away) and Anarpathi (10 km away) by the South Central Railways. There are frequent trains from Hyderabad, Vishakhapatnam, Vijaywada and
There are daily bus services to Hyderabad and other places in Andhra Pradesh. The best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers are SVR Tours and Travels and Sindhu Travels. Discounted bus tickets are available on a number of travel websites like TicketGoose.com.