A town in the Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh, Sathupalli is situated 100 km away from Vijayawada and 279 km from Hyderabad. The name Sathupalli is derived from seven nearby villages i.e. ‘Sathu’ means seven and ‘Palli’ means village. Sathupalli is also famous for its vast forest areas and coal mines.
Places to Stay
There are budget hotels in Sathupalli near the bus stand. Some of them are Swarna Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600), Hotel Welcome (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Nagaraju Hotel and Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 700).
The official language of Sathupalli is Telugu. The other languages spoken include Tamil.
There are no particular events celebrated in Sathupalli, although locals enjoy all festivals with great enthusiasm.
Places of Interest
Sathupalli is famous for its eucalyptus clones produced in large quantities and Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple which is about 20 km away.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Sathupalli is at Vijayawada, which is about 79 km away from town.
The nearest railway station is the one at Bhadrachalam Road, which is about 44 km away from town.
There are daily bus services to Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Visakhapathnam and other nearby cities. Some of the best bus operators that offer good service to passengers include Gowthami Travels, Kaveri Kamakshi Travels and APSRTC (Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation). You can opt for online bus booking and travel with ease.