Telaprolu is a small village in the Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh. It is a part of the Unguturu Mandal. It is a part of the Seemandhra region of the state, which is one of the three major regions of the state. The river Krishna, after which the district is named after, flows through this region. It is known for the Rangamma Perantalu Temple which is over 150 years old and still exists.
Places to Stay
The closest place to find accommodation near Telaprolu is the nearest major town of Vijayawada, where hotels like Hotel Green Valley (Tariff-Rs. 600), Hotel G Square, Hotel Sun City, and Hotel Raj Towers provides decent accommodation.
Telugu is the official language that is spoken here. Other languages include Urdu and English.
The week long Tirunalla festival is held annually here in honour of Goddess Rangamma. It is the most important festival celebrated here. Other major festivals include Dusshera and Diwali.
Places of Interest
The Rangamma Perantalu Temple is one of the major places to visit here. Other major places of interest include the Yoga Siddha Ashram, Victoria Museum, Maginapudi Beach, Rajiv Gandhi Park, and the Gandhi Hill.
How to Get There
The Vijayawada Airport (10 km) is the nearest airport from Telaprolu.
Telaprolu has its own railway station. However the major junction closest to it is in Vijayawada (25 km).
Telaprolu is well connected by bus. Operators like NCM Travels, Jabbar Bus Service, Eagle Bus Service, Anandita Travels, and Oscar Travels provide their services here. These buses also ply to Hyderabad, Raipur as well as Satara. By booking bus tickets online you will save yourself a lot of headache.