Situated at the north-eastern part of the Andhra Pradesh state, Srikakulam is the headquarters of the Srikakulam district. According to the 2006 census, Srikakulam town has a population of nearly 109,666. srikakulam, srikakulam travel, srikakulam india, srikakulam andhra pradesh, srikakulam tour, srikakulam tours, srikakulam city Telugu is the main language of the Srikakulam town
The city of Srikakulam is a town and headquarters of the Srikakulam district, located in the north-eastern part of the state of Andhra Pradesh, in the southern part of India. The town of Srikakulam has a population of 109,666 according to the census of 2006.srikakulam, srikakulam travel, srikakulam india, srikakulam andhra pradesh, srikakulam tour, srikakulam tours, srikakulam city The city of Srikakulam is positioned on the banks of the Nagavali River. The main language of Srikakulam is Telugu. Srikakulam shares the border of the town with state of Orissa in East India. So, like most of the coastal districts in Andhra Pradesh, the city of Srikakulam is an agricultural society. The city of Srikakulam is situated at a height of 32 feet above the sea level. Previously, the British used to call Srikakulam as 'Chicacole'.
During a Tour to Srikakulam, the places to be visited include religious as well as tourist places. They places of attraction are:
* Sri Kurmam
Imagine a place where gushimg rivers meet thicky woodes hills.srikakulam, srikakulam travel, srikakulam india, srikakulam andhra pradesh, srikakulam tour, srikakulam tours, srikakulam city Where the golden sands of the beaches are coupled with a variety of flora & fauna. Where ancient Hindu temples flourished side by side with historical Buddhist relics.
Seikakulam is located 745 Kms from Hyderabad & 120 Kms from Vishakhapatanam & is well conencted by rail & road.
You will be awe-struck by the sparkle of the exquisitely carved Golden gopuram of this ancient Dravidian temple of Lord Venkateswara, giver of boons, the richest of all deities. He is flanked by his two consorts - Alamelumanga and Padmavati. You can also take part in the annual Brahmotsavams - a virtual convergence of devotion !
Take the path up by foot or by bus - the winding way up will leave you gaping at the enchanting scene. The premises of the temple and the sanctum sanctorum will lure you back again and again!
Festivals at Tirumala - Tirupati
Brahamotsavams in Saptembar - October & Rathotasavam
Rayalaseema Food & Dance Festival conducted at Tirupati every october for 3 days unfolds the rich cuisine & art of the Rayalaseema Region.
How to Reach :
Tirupati is well connected by air, rail, road from Hyderabed, Chennai, Banglore & other major cities of India.
General Information :
Climate : 24° C - 34° C.
Languages Spoken : Telugu, Tamil, English & Hindi.
Clothing : Tropical & light Woolen in Winter.
More great attractions can be found in the Explore Wildlife in India page.