Bathalapalli is a small hamlet in the Krishnagiri district of the state of Tamil Nadu. It is 31 km away from the district headquarter of Krishnagiri and 288 km from the state capital of Chennai. Several nearby villages surround Bathalapalli. Quite many schools and colleges are found near Bathalapalli in Tamil Nadu. Rail and road are the best modes of reaching Bathalapalli. October to March is the best time to visit Bathalapalli in Tamil Nadu.
Places to Stay
Bathalapalli is a small city and hence does not have many hotels nearby. However, local home stays are available. Budget hotels in the Krishnapuri district include RKV Residency (Tariff – Rs. 501 to Rs. 1000), Prasidhi Stay Inn Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 808 onwards).
The official language of Bathalapalli village is Tamil. The alternative languages spoken are Kannada and English.
Some of the major local festivals of Bathalapalli in Tamil Nadu zone include Pongal (mid January), Car Festival (May), Mango Festival (June), Vinayaka Chaturthi (August) and Swarna Rathotsavam (October).
Places of Interest
Krishnagiri Reservoir Project Dam (7 km away), Mallachandram (19 km away), Government Museum are few popular tourist spots situated in Krishnapuri near Bathalapalli in Tamil Nadu.
How to Get There
Bengaluru Airport (129 km away) is the nearest airport to Bathalapalli in Tamil Nadu.
Hosur Railway Station (45 km away) is the nearest railhead to Bathalapall in Tamil Nadu.
Bathalapalli in Tamil Nadu is connected through various bus operators to places such as Coimbatore, Chennai, Cumbum, Madurai, Trichy and many more. SRS Travels, Kallada Travels, KPN Travels are few good bus operators connecting to Bathalapalli at affordable bus tariffs. There are several bus operators that have made booking bus tickets easier through their websites.
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Budget Hotels in Hyderabad
There are great many hotels in Hyderabad that are suitable for budget travelers which include the Ashoka Klaasic (Tariff – Rs 1,025) Taj Mahal Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 2,016) and The City Park (Tariff – Rs.1,844)
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Events in Hyderabad
Batkamma Panduga held in July and Bonalu in September are some of the important local festivals of Hyderabad. Other common festivals like Ugadi (April), Ganesh Chaturthi (September), Ramzan (July) and Bakri-id (October) are also celebrated with great enthusiasm in this city.
Places to See in Hyderabad
There is a gamut of interesting places to visit in Hyderabad like Charminar (16kms from bus stand), Nizam's Museum ( 2kms from Charminar), Golconda Fort (18 kms), Salar Jung Museum (19kms), Laad Bazaar 13 kms), Birla Mandir (4.63) and Hussein Sagar Lake (4kms).
How to Get There
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