Siddhantam is a village in the Gudivada mandal of the Krishna district in Andhra Pradesh. It is located 37 km from district headquarters at Machilipatnam and 335 km from Hyderabad. It is one of the 29 villages that lie in the Gudivada mandal. The Kuchipudi dance form is said to have originated from this Krishna district. Cities that lie near Siddhantam are the Gudivada, Pedana and Machilipatnam.
Places to Stay
Some good, budget-friendly hotels that lie near Siddhantam are the Padmavathi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) and the Dhanalakshmi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500.)
Telugu is the regional language. Hindi is also spoken here.
A fair is held at the Gudivada Tirth Jain Temple in March, April, December and January. The Dussera festival is celebrated at the Kanaka Durga temple in October every year.
Places of Interest
Some places that can be considered attractive to tourists near Siddhantam are Machilipatnam (34 km from Siddhantam) and the Panduranga Swamy temple (37 km from Siddhantam), the Kanaka Durga Temple (40 km from Siddhantam) and the Shri Gudivada Tirth (about 4 km from Siddhantam.)
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Vijayawada Airport, located 27 km away from the village.
The Gudivada JN railway station (1 km from Siddhantam) and the Nujella railway station (6 km from Siddhantam) are the railway stations that lie nearby. However, the Vijayawada Jn (46 km from Siddhantam) is closest the major railway station and is well-connected to other major cities.
Siddhantam is connected to the Gudivada town by road. And from Gudivad a number of buses run to other cities. Some of the best bus operators in this region include Sindhu Travels and Sri Atluri Travels. Online bus ticket booking facility can save you a lot of time and energy.