Mukkamala is a village in Ambajipeta in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. It is located 170 km from Vijayawada and 240 km from Vishakhapatnam. It is on the border of East Godavari and West Godavari districts. The village is situated in the deltaic region, where river Godavari drains into the Bay of Bengal thus, making it a tourist spot with many forests, along with small lakes and ponds close to the village.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Rajahmundry, 52 km away. Some of them are Hotel Anand Regency (Tariff – Rs. 1500), Hotel Jetty Grand (Tariff – Rs. 1300), Dwaraka Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900) and Hotel Ratna Palace (Tariff – Rs. 650).
The official language of Mukkamalais Telugu.
The festivals commonly celebrated in Mukkamala are Bonalu in August, Ganesh Chaturthi in September and Diwali in November.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Mukkamala. Some of the places include Venkateswara Swami Temple (1 km), Seetharama and Anjaneya Swamy Temple (1 km), Kondukuduru Lanka Island (25km), River Godavari (28 km) and Paalam Island (35 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Mukkamala is the Rajahmundry Airport. It is located about 52 km away from the village.
The nearest railway station is at Rajahmundry too, 50 km away.
There are daily bus services to Mukkamala from cities like Hyderabad. Some of the bus operators that offer good services to passengers include Meghana Travels, Dhanunjaya Tours and Sai Anjana Travels. Avail of bus ticket discounts when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com.