Punganur is a town and a municipality in Chittoor district in state of Andhra Pradesh. It is located 68 kms towards west from the district head quarters Chittoor and 522 kms from the state capital Hyderabad towards North. Punganur is an important junction for the arterial roads to Madanapalle (and onwards to Anantapur), Malur (and onwards to Kolar and Bangalore), Chittoor (and onwards to Tirupati & Katpadi), and also to Kuppam (and onwards to Dharmapuri, Salem).
Places to Stay
Good budget hotels are available in Madanapalle (26 kms). Some of them are Chaitanya Residency (Tariff - Rs.800), Hotel Desai (Tariff - Rs.650) and Sree Krishna Lodge (Tariff - Rs.700).
Telugu is the official language of Punganur.
Places to Visit
Boyakonda Gangamma Gangamma Temple (18 kms) is an important place to see in Punganur. Other nearby tourist destinations to Punganur are Horsley Hills (54kms), Chittoor (69 kms) are the near by Important tourist destinations to see.
How to Get There
Bengaluru International Airport (106 kms) is the nearest national and international airport to Punganur.
Bangarapet railway station (67 kms) is closest major railway station to Punganur.
Punganur APSRTC bus station, Choudpally APSRTC bus station and Madanapally APSRTC bus station are the nearby bus stations to Punganur .APSRTC runs Number of busses from major cities to here. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers traveling to Punganur include Diwakar Travels and SL Travels. Ticketgoose.com often gives out bus ticket coupons for its customers.