Lam is an ancient village based in Tadikonda in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh state of India. The word Lam is derived from word ‘lama’, which refers to Buddhist monks. In early fifties, Lam was known as Lamu and gradually became Lam. Guntur, the district headquarters lies 10 km far from Lam and Hyderabad is at a distance of 275 km from it. Some of the nearby villages to Lam are Gorlavaripalem, Koppuravuru and Gorontla.
Places to Stay
Lam offers lodges and home stays to its visitors at economical prices. There are a few budget-friendly hotels in Guntur which is at an approximate distance of 10 km from Lam. Some of them are Sindoori Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Geetha Regency (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Abhilash Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600).
The official spoken language of Lam is Telugu. People of Lam also speak in English.
Some of the festivals that are celebrated in Lam include Christmas (December), Holi (March), Ugadi (Feb - March) and Deepavali (November).
Places of Interest
Some of the popular tourist attractions around Lam include Guntur (10 km), Amravathi (24 km) and Vijaywada (28 km).
How to Get There
Vijaywada Airport is the nearest airport to Lam. It is located about 30 km away from Lam.
Peddakkani railway station, 7 km away from Koloshi, is the nearest railway station to Lam.
Lam is well connected with other cities through buses. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Veena Travels and SRS Travels. Book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com and avail of bus booking offers.