Medarametla, a village in Andhra Pradesh’s Prakasam district, is an agricultural and cattle rearing region. This area is 104 km away from its district headquarters, Prakasam, and 294 km away from its capital city, Hyderabad. Some of its nearby cities include Chirala, Ongole, Vinukonda and Chilakaluripet. National Highway 45 runs through this region.
Places to Stay
There are no accommodation facilities in Medarametla. Ongole, which is 26 km away from this area, provides good budget hotels. Some of these are Mohan Lodge A/C Deluxe (Tariff – Rs.545), Hotel Narayana Palace (Tariff – Rs.897), Annapurna Palace Lodge (Tariff – Rs.876) and Hanuman Lodge (Tariff – Rs.210).
The official language spoken in Medarametla is Telugu.
The festivals celebrated here are Makar Sankranti in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Ugadi in March, Varalakshmi Vratam in August, Dussehra in September and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are a few tourist attractions around Medarametla. They include Gundlakamma Reservoir (10 km), Ongole (26 km), Dhenuvakonda Lake (26 km), Naguluppalapadu (19 km) and Gundayapalem 34 km away from Medarametla.
How to Get There
Vijayawada Airport is the nearest airport, as it is 139 km away from this village.
There is no railway station in Medarametla. The nearest railway station, Raparla Halt Railway Station, is 27 km away.
This village is connected through state-run and private buses from nearby cities. There are daily trips by private bus operators such as Sri Krishna Travels, Sapthagiri Travels, Kaveri Kamakshi Travels and KMBT Travels from Hyderabad to Medarametla. Avail of bus ticket booking facility on Ticketgoose.com and get a number of discounts.
Visakhapatnam abbreviated as “Vizag” is popularly referred to as "The Jewel of the East Coast". This coastal city of Andhra Pradesh is about 625km from the capital city, Hyderabad. One of the biggest seaports of the country, Visakhapatnam houses a number of heavy industries and steel plants. This is the only Indian city that has the presence of a natural harbor.
Budget Hotels in Visakapatnam
Prince Hotel (Tariff-Rs. Rs.700) Iskon Ashram Guest House (Rs.900), Fortune Inn Sree Kanya( Rs.1000) and Hotel Supreme Vizag(Rs.1000) are some of the popular hotels of Vizag.
Telugu is the predominant language of Visakhapatnam.
Events in Visakapatnam
Chandanotsavam (March and April), I. S. K. O. N. Utsav, Lumbini Festival(2nd Friday in the month of December ), Navy Day, Visakha Utsav (December) are some of the popular festivals of the city that attracts myriads of domestic and international tourists.
Places to See in Visakapatnam
Rushikonda Beach is about 6 kilometre from the main city and is a popular evening spot. Bhimili-Visakhapatnam Beach Road, Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Sri Varaha Lakshmi Narasimha Swami devasthanam at Simhachalam and Kailasagiri are some of the other well-known tourist destinations of Vizag.
How to Get There
Visakhapatnam Airport has daily flights to national and international destinations like Mumbai, Bangalore, Dubai, Singapore to name a few.
The Visakhapatnam Junction Railway Station is the main railway junction of the city. Duvvada railway station is another station that is located at the vicinity of Visakhapatnam Steel Plant.
Some of the popular bus operators that offer good experience for passengers travelling to Kesineni Tours and Travels, Sri Gayatri Travels, Ushodaya Tours and Travels to name a few.