Angallu is a small village in the Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh. It comes within the Rayalseema region of the state. The temple town of Tirupati is not very far off and is located at a distance of 110 km. People going from Bangalore to Tirupati and vice-versa can always stop by at this village to grab a bite or sip a cup of tea.
Places to Stay
The best place for putting up in the region is Tirupati. Some of the budget hotels which are worth trying are KVP Residency (Tariff – Rs. 750), ASR Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 950), Hairtha Srinivasam Complex (Tariff – Rs. 500) and VIP Residency (Tariff – Rs. 700) among others.
The official language of Angallu is Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated are Ugadi in March-April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
The best place in the region to see around is the city of Tirupati. Some of the sites worth a visit are Tirumala Venkateswara Temple, Yogimallavaram Shiva Temple, Govindaraja Swamy Temple, Chandragiri Fort and the Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park (the second largest zoo park in the continent).
How to Get There
The nearest airports are the Bangalore International Airport and the Tirupati Airport at distances of 109 and 127 km respectively.
The Bangarapet Railway Station is the nearest major railway station at a distance of 88 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect Angallu to different cities in the region. National Travels and SRS Travels are among the popular private bus operators. Ticketgoose.com enables its customers to get cheap bus tickets online.