Atreyapuram is a small village in the Rayalseema region of the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is situated on the brink of a beautiful lagoon on the banks of the mighty Godavari river. Those extremely fond of water bodies and temples should have this place marked in their list of to-visits. The urban agglomeration of Rajahmundry is at a distance of 28 km.
Places to Stay
One is forced to venture into Rajahmundry in order to put up for the night. There are a couple of good budget hotels in the city. Some of the options which are worth a try are Vaishnavi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Akshay Residency (Tariff – Rs. 600), Sangam Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Sai Priya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of Atreyapuram 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 village in itself does not have great places of interest unlike Rajahmundry. Some of the places worth visiting in Rajahmundry are Gowthami Ghat, Godavari Bund, Venkateshwara Swamy Temple, Sir Arthur Cotton Museum, a boat ride on the river Godavari and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Rajahmundry Airport at a distance of 37 km.
Rajahmundry Railway Station is the nearest major railway station at a distance of 22 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect the village to different cities in the region. Opt for booking your tickets in advance and get cheap bus tickets from several travel portals.