Siripalle is a small town in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Rajahmundry at a distance of 57 km north across the Godavari river. The picturesque Bay of Bengal coast is also nearby at a distance of 20 km south-east. Beach lovers as well as temple enthusiasts can visit this place.
Places to Stay
One is forced to venture into Rajahmundry in order to put up for the night. There are a couple of good budget hotels in the city. Some of the options which are worth a try are Vaishnavi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Akshay Residency (Tariff – Rs. 600), Sangam Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Sai Priya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of the area is Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated are Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Ugadi in March-April and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
The town in itself does not have great places of interest unlike Rajahmundry. Some of the places worth visiting in Rajahmundry are Gowthami Ghat, Godavari Bund, Venkateshwara Swamy Temple, Sir Arthur Cotton Museum, a boat ride on the river Godavari and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is in Rajahmundry at a distance of 73 km.
Rajahmundry Railway Station is the nearest major railway station at a distance of 55 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect the village to different cities in the region. Buses to the area are available from Rajahmundry. Ticketgoose.com offers a wide variety of choices for bus booking anywhere in India.