Salur is a town in the Salur Mandal in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh. It is located 59 km towards north from district headquarters Vizianagaram. It is situated at a distance of 55 kilometres from Vizianagaram and 95 kilometres from Visakhapatnam.
Places to Stay
There are a few good budget hotels in Salur. Some of them are Hotel Odisha, Potnuru Venkat Rao Hotel, Pentaiah Hotel, Punnami Hill Resort, and Potnuru Satyam hotel.
The official language of Salur is Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated in Salur are Deccan Festival-celebrated in February, Telugu New Year- celebrated in March, Vinayaka Chaturthi-celebrated in September, and Durga Festival-celebrated in October.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attractions in Salur. Some of the places include Sri Panchamukheswara Temple, The Christ's Church, Dandigam, Salur Ghat Section, Municipal Solid Resource Park, and Lord Jagannadh Temple.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Salur is the Vishakhapatnam Airport. It is located about 101 km away from the town.
Salur is well connected with Visakhapatnam. There are frequent express trains from Salur to Visakhapatnam.
There are daily bus services from Salur to Parvathipuram and Sunabeda and Visakhapatnam.Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Southern Travels Pvt Ltd, Shree Khurana Travelsn, Kesari Tours Private Limited and Atluri Travkes. Ticketgoose.com has several operators on its site that enables bus booking in India.