Holiday Trip in Khammam

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Khammam city is situated in the south Indian state of Telangana and also the headquarters for the Khammam District. It is located on the bank of River Munneru, which is one of the tributaries of majestic River Krishna. Khammam is located at a distance of 190 KM from Hyderabad, the capital of Andhra Pradesh. The city possesses a selection of different cultures and renowned for being the largest tribal populated city. Along with that, this city has rich historical significance with having the famous Khammam fort and various other historic monuments. The city is one of the coal mining district and houses many irrigation sources, the popular one is Nagarjuna Sagar Project. The ancient Narashimha Swamy temple is the main attraction of this city. The festivals celebrated, here are unique as it represents medley of modern and tribal culture. If you are planning a visit to this charming fort city, then select any of the Khammam holiday packages offered at EaseMyTrip.in and get amazing experience!
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Best Sightseeing Places in Khammam

If you are planning a visit to this city, then you must include the following attractions/ place in your Khammam tour itinerary.

Khammam Fort:
Sited atop Stambhadri Hill, this massive fort was built in 950 AD during the reign of Kakatiya dynasty. Later, the fort was renovated by many rulers over the years, and therefore, you can find influence of both Islamic as well as Hindu architectures in the fort.
Kinnerasani Wildlife Sanctuary:
Sprawling over an area of 640 square kilometers, Kinnerasani Wildlife Sanctuary is located 2 KM away from Khammam city. This sanctuary is a part of Dandakaranya Forests and has mixed deciduous forests, dry teak forests and grasslands. It is situated on the banks of Kinnerasani River. The sanctuary is home to a variety of wild animals and birds.
Kallur:
Situated at the centre of Khammam District, this place has a history that spans the last 400 years. Rani Rudrama Devi constructed Lord Venu Gopala Swamy temple, which is one of the major Hindu pilgrimage sites for Hindus. You can find an ancient Shiva temple that has five shiva lingas, which was constructed here by a Kakatiya King, Pratapa Rudra.
Parnasala:
It is believed to be the place where Lord Rama spent a large part of his 14-year exile. The legendary significance of this place makes it a sacred site for Hindus.
Kusumanchi:
It is an old shrine that belongs to Kakatiya Dynasty. It was called Krupamani and has the largest Shivalingam of Andhra Pradesh. There are some tribal villages situated near Kusumanchi, which are highly recommended for visitors to see.
Other Tourist Attractions:
Some of the other important tourist attractions are Narashimha Swamy Temple, Gundala and Nelakondapalli.

Best Time for Holidaying in Khammam

The best time to visit this city is during the months of winter when the climate is cool and pleasant. This region experience tropical climate all around the year, however, the winters in the region tend to be very mild compared to the winters of the north. Summers are extremely hot, thus traveling during this time is not recommended. The area experiences rainfall during the months of monsoon and the temperature drops during the monsoons, with a stark increase in the humidity levels. So, make your plan for Khammam trip accordingly.

Must Buy Things from Khammam

If you are looking for good clothes, beautiful bangles and footwear, then Kaman Bazar is the best place to shop these items. However, Gandhi Chowk has a wide range of jewelry market to buy some exclusive jewelry. So, on your Khammam vacation spare some time for shopping to buy your favorite stuff from this city.

Explore Options to Reach Khammam

Before booking Khammam holiday package, you must be aware of the ways how you can reach to this beautiful city of Khammam.
By Air
The closest airport is Hyderabad airport that is 190 KM away from the city. Other domestic airbases near to the city are Vijayawada and Warangal airports.
By Train
The city has its own station, Khammam railway station that lies on Hyderabad- Vijayawada line. This railway station is one of the major railway stations in Southern railways.
By Road
Two National Highways (NH-9 and NH-5) pass through Khammam. There are well laid out roads make Khammam easily accessible by road from neighboring states and towns. The city can be best reached by road as numerous state-owned and private bus facilities are available. So, select any of the traveling modes and enjoy comfy Khammam travel.
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