Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC) introduces a new package for Pancharama temples yatra during Karthika masam. It enables pilgrims to visit five famous Shiva temples of Andhra Pradesh in one day and two nights. This Karthika masa Pancharamas Yatra begins on 15th November 2010 and continues till the first week of December 2010. APTDC charges nominal fee for this yatra.
Charges – 2000 rupess for adult and 1500 rupess for children.
Information on Pancharama Yatra:
Journey starts at 9.30 pm from Hyderabad.
Vijayawada Kanakadurga darshan – 5 am to 7 am next day
Amaravathi Amaralingeshwara temple darshanam – 9.30 am
Bhimavaram temple darsanam – 1.30 afternoon
Palakollu temple darshanam – 3.30 pm
Draksharam temple darsanam – 6 pm
Samarlakota temple darshanam – 9 pm
Returns to Hyderabad at 9.30 pm and reaches Hyd in the morning.
Contact numbers of APTDC officers and the places where busses will start for yatra:
- Opposite Police Control Room – CRO: 98485 40371
- Beside Lumbini Park – CRO: 98481 25720
- Yatri Nivas, Opposite Anand Theater, CRO: 98481 26947
- Kukatpally CRO: 98485 40374