Sivakodu is a small village in Andhra Pradesh. It is situated in East Godavari district and is located about 79kms away from Kakinada, which is the district headquarters.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotel options in nearby Amalapuram, located 24kms away. Hotel Vaishnavi (Tariff – Rs. 500), Sri Konaseema Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Preethi Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) are some of them.
Telugu is the official language of Sivakodu.
Makara Sankrathi, which is celebrated in January to herald the beginning of Spring, is a popular festival in this village.
Places of Interest
Sivakodu is situated at optimum distance to a number of tourist destinations. Papi Kondalu, about 131 kms away, is a gorge on Godavari River which is a beautiful picnic spot. The Konaseema mangrove and the lighthouse is only about 10kms away.
How to Get There
The Rajahmundry airport, which is located about 79kms away, is the closest airport to Sivakodu.
Palakollu Railway Station (15kms away) and Narasapur Railway Station (17kms away) are the closest railway stations connecting Sivakodu to district headquarters, Kakinada, as well as other larger cities in the region, Rajahmundry and Vijayawada.
Jaggannapeta Bus Stand is the closest to Sivakodu, being only 8kms away. But for greater connectivity Amalapuram Bus Stand is better. Book your tickets to anywhere in India through Ticketgoose.com’s online bus reservation service.