Yanam is a small town in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh which ranks third in the antiquity of five former French settlements. It is located on the banks of the Godavari River. The main crops grown here are coconut, paddy, jowar, ragi, pulses, coriander, and fenugreek.
Places to Stay
The Regency Hotel, G.V.S Residency, Sri Sathya Lodge and Godavari Guest House are some of the budget hotels in Yanam.
The official language of Yanam is Telugu.
Makara Sankranti, Ganesh Chaturthi, Pongal, Visaka Utsav, Deccan Festival, Lumbini Festival, Rayalseema Dance and Food Festival and Ugadi are the main festivals of this region.
Places of Interest
Some of the tourist destinations in and around Yanam are Rajiv Gandhi Beach, Papi Hills, Kadiyapulanka, Godavari Boat Travels, Kotilingeswara Temple, Rallabandi Subbarao Government Museum and Pattiseema.
How to Get There
Rajahmundry Airport is the nearest airport at a distance of 60 km.
Kakinada Railway Station is the closest railway station at a distance of 26 km.
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