Razam is the head of the Razam taluka in the Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh. Razam is situated 35 km from the district headquarters at Srikakulam and 655 km from Hyderabad. Razam belongs to the Andhra region and shares its border with the Srikakulam and Vizianagaram districts. Razam is the largest jute-producing town in Andhra Pradesh. It is also considered to be the centre of steel mills and jute mills in India. Cities that lie near Razam are Srikakulam, Amadalavalasa and Bobbili.
Places to Stay
Nagavali Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), S.M.D Parlour (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Sri Swapna Hotels (Tariff – Rs. 500) are some good, budget-friendly hotels available near Razam.
Telugu is the local language of Razam. Hindi is also spoken here.
Festivals such as Eid, Krishna Ashtami and Deepavali are celebrated with great enthusiasm in this region.
Places of Interest
Sri Nava Durga Ammavari Temple in Razam, Cheepurupalli (18 km from Razam) and Pogiri (8 km from Razam) are some places that can be visited in and around Razam.
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Razam city is the Vishakhapatnam airport and is located 103 km from the Razam.
The Srikakulam railway station is the railway station nearest to Razam and is located at a distance of about 35 km from it. The Vishakapatnam railway station is the nearest major railway station and is 100 km from Razam.
Razam is well-connected to Amadalavalasa city by road. R V Travels and Naveen Travels are some of the best private bus operators that ply on this route. Using bus ticket booking coupons to book your tickets will help you get discounts for your journey