A village and a Mandal in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, Rajanagaram is located 10kms away from Rajahmundry. An agricultural village, Rajanagaram is well-known for its fruit cultivation. SriKrishnaPatnam, one of the panchayats falling under the Rajanagaram mandal, houses the well-known GSL (Ganni Subba Lakshmi) Medical College.
Places to Stay
There are not many hotels in Rajanagaram. Tourists’ visiting the town can stay at Hotel River Bay (Tariff-Rs. 1,750), Hotel Rathna Palace (Tariff-Rs. 671) and Hotel Anand Regency (Tariff-Rs. 1,911) in Rajahmundry.
All annual festivals like Sankranthi, Ugadi, Diwali, Dussehra, Christmas and Ramzan are celebrated here.
Telugu is the Local Language here.
Places to Visit
The Ayyappa Temple and Sri Vishnu Temple are located close to the bus stand
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Rajahmundry
The nearest railway station is at Rajahmundry
Rajanagaram bus stand runs regular bus services. Private bus operators like SVR Tours & Travels, Gowthami Travels, Kaveri Kamakshi Travels and Meghana Travels run regular buses to and from the village. When you are booking a bus ticket online ensure that you log on to a good bus booking portal like Ticketgoose.com.
A city and a Municipal Corporation in Prakasam district of Andhra Pradesh, Ongole is famous for the Ongole breed of oxen, which is one of the major Zebu cattle breeds in the world. The Ongole breed is sent across the globe and even an island in Malaysia is named after the oxen. The city houses many temples that date back to the 17th century. Agriculture is the primary industry and Ongole is one of the major tobacco trading centres in Andhra Pradesh.
Budget Hotels in Ongole
There are many hotels in Ongole. Tourists’ visiting the place can stay at Hotel Sarovar, Ramya Residency, Hotel Central Park and Apsara Lodge that offers rooms from Rs.800 onwards.
Telugu is the Local Language.
Events in Ongole
All annual festivals like Sankranthi, Ugadi, Dussehra, Diwali, Ramzan and Christmas are celebrated here. The Ongole bull rock-pulling competitions are conducted as a part of traditional festival celebrations at some villages near the city.
Places to See in Ongole
The Sri Raja Rajeswara Swami Temple , Kaasi Visweswara Swami temple, Chenna Keswva Swami Temple, Veeranjaneya Swami temple, J.M.B.Church and Jamia Masjid are located within 2kms of the bus stand.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Vijayawada.
Ongole has its own Railway Station.
Ongole APSRTC Bus Stop provides regular bus service that connects the place to neighbouring towns. There are a great number of private bus operators like Meghana Travels, Kaveri Kamakshi Travels, Sai Varma Travels and Rukmini Travels that run regular buses to and from the city. Bus booking offers at Ticketgoose.com can be availed of when you book your tickets.