Ambajipeta is a village in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh in India. Considered the centre of the konaseema region, Ambajipeta is located about 7kms from the areas main trade centre the Amalapuram town. The town, which is one of the leading exporters of coconut and its products, this scenic town not only has the biggest coconut market in the state, but also houses a Coconut Research Centre.
Places to Stay
While there are not many options for accommodation available in Ambajipeta, travellers can find affordable accommodation at nearby Amalapuram. Places like Basava and Koka Lodge and Surya Residency offer rooms from Rs.500 onwards.
The annual temple festivals are celebrated with great zest.
Telugu is the Local Language here.
Places to Visit
Durga Devi and Hanuman Temples and the Vinayaka Temple, Sri Venkateswara Temple and Vasavi Kanyaka Parameshwari Temple are some of the places pilgrims can visit.
How to Get There
Rajahmundry (60kms) is the nearest airport.
The nearest railway station is at Madhurapudi .
Ambajipeta Bus Stand runs regular bus service that connects the place to neighbouring towns. Private bus operators like Meghana Travels, SVR Travels, Sai Anjana Travels and Orange Tours & Travels run regular buses to and from the village. Using bus ticket booking coupons to book your tickets will help you get discounts for your journey.
The city of Eluru lies in the West Godavari district of Karnataka. The state capital, Bangalore, is based at a distance of 719 km. One visiting this city can head to its nearby tourist places like Rajahamundry (99 km) and Guntur (95 km). The best time to visit this place is during the winter season.
Budget Hotels in Eluru
Being an important commercial hub, the area has abundant accommodation facilities. Some of the budget hotels based here are Manya Guestline (Tariff-Rs.500), Hotel Nandini Palace (Tariff-Rs.400) and MRD Palace (Tariff-Rs.400).
Telugu is the official language of this city.
Events in Eluru
The major festivals of this region are Vengi Festival celebrated in the month of February and Gangalamma Jathara held in May.
Places to See in Eluru
Sri Markandeswara Swamy Temple: The bus stand is located about one and half kilometer from this temple. Venkateswara swami temple: This temple is about 2km from the Old Bus Stand. Vidyanagar Sai Baba Temple: This temple can be reached by boarding bus from the Old Bus Stand which is about 4km away.Kolleru Lake, Kollery Bird Santuary and Eluru Ashram are other attractions.
How to Get There
Vijaywada Airport is the nearest airport to Eluru.
Eluru Railway Station is used to commute to and from the city.
Online Bus Booking websites like TicketGoose.com provides information to tourists on the schedule and the availability of thrae buses plying across to Eluru. Using bus ticket booking coupons to book your tickets will help you get discounts for your journey.