Varagani is a village situated in Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh state. It is situated 28 km from Guntur and 282 km from Hyderabad. Ponnur, Guntur and Bapatla are towns situated close to Varagani.
Places to Stay
Hotels can be found in the nearby town of Guntur. Some of them are Hotel Swagruha (Tariff - Rs. 800), Vijaykrishna International Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 900), Hotel Sindoori (Tariff - Rs. 800), Vajram Residency (Tariff - Rs. 1400).
The languages spoken in Varagani are Telugu, Urdu, Hindi and English.
The festivals celebrated in Varagani are Pongal, Ugadi, Ganesh Chaturthi, Makar Sankranti and Diwali.
Places of Interest
Some of the places of tourist relevance close to Varagani are Guntur (26 km) - Kondaveedu Fort, Undavalli Caves and Guntur Museum, Amaravathi (57 km) - Amareshwara Temple, Buddhist Stupa and Archaeological Museum and Vijayawada (62 km) - Gandhi Hill, Kondapalli Fort and Bhavani Island.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is Vijayawada airport, 67 km away from Varagani.
The Guntur railway station, 94 km away connects Varagani to most cities and towns in the state. Major trains like Guntur-Secunderabad Express (12705), Amaravathi Express (18047), Falaknuma Express (12603), Janmabhoomi Express (12806) and Sabari Express (17230) pass through the Guntur station.
There are several APSRTC bus services from Ponnur and Parchuru to Varagani. Private operators like Sai Anjana Travels and Morning Star Travels provide bus services from Varagani to Hyderabad. Bus ticket online booking has caught up with travelers across the country