Enjoy Memorable Trip with Kurnool Holiday Packages
Positioned on the banks of Tungabhadra River, Kurnool is a beautiful destination of
Andhra Pradesh and earlier happened to be the capital of the state. The city enjoys
great admiration due to being the administrative centre of Kurnool district. Kurnool
features a number of temples dating back to old age centuries. The car festival of Sri
Ajaneyaswami is one of the prime events of the region to be celebrated for 8 days in
November and December. You can book Kurnool holiday packages in this period to
have complete fun of this destination.
Tourist Attractions in & around Kurnool
There are a number of tourist attractions in and around the town that you can come
across during your Kurnool trip.
Srisailam Temple is an extremely admired shrine that houses one of the 12
'Jyotirlingams' of India. The holy shrine is visited by a number of pilgrims every year.
Adoni is a small town popular for its ruined fort. This reminds you of ancient Vijayanagar
Empire. Located on the top of the five rocky-granite hills, the fort also features the
famous Shahi Jama Masjid. This mosque is a wonderful example of Islamic
Situated at a small distance of Kurnool, Ahobilam is a well-known religious centre of the
Hindus. The holy place is divided into two parts. The shrine on the foothills is called as
Prahlada Varada Laxminarasimha Temple and the shrine on the top of the hill is
devoted to Nava Narasimha.
Sangameswaram is also known as Sapta Nandi Sangam. It is situated at the
convergence of two rivers - Bhavanasi and Krishna. The temple features a Shivalingam
crafted using wood, unlike other temples that have granite or marble lingam.
Positioned at the border of Nallamala Forest, Mahanandi is a wonderful place. This
pilgrim centre features an old temple of Lord Shiva and within the temple complex, there
is a pool getting water from the natural springs. The place is visited by a number of
Best Time to Visit Kurnool
Winter i the best time to go for Kurnool vacation during month of November to February.
Summer arrives in Kurnool in March and remains up to May. Temperature hovers
between 30°C and 40°C making the place hot & humid. Monsoon arrives in June and
stays till September with irregular rainfalls. In winters, weather is really cool and
pleasant. Temperature remains between 30°C and 15°C making it ideal for Kurnool trip.
How to Reach Kurnool
Kurnool travel is a hassle-free experience as this place is easily accessible by all means
of transport, including air, rail and road. If you have plans to go for Kurnool tour, then
know about how to reach there before booking Kurnool holiday packages.
The nearest airport to Kurnool is Hyderabad Airport, which is located at a distance of
213 km from Kurnool. The airport has flights to and from all the major cities of India
along with various international destinations. On arrival at the airport, you can rent taxis
or board state buses to reach Kurnool.
Kurnool Railway Station is connected with several important destinations to reach other
parts of India. From here, you can get passenger trains to places like Hyderabad, Delhi,
Chennai, Mumbai and Hubli.
Kurnool enjoys excellent network of state and district roads. National Highway No.7
passes through this city and connects it with rest of India. Private and state run buses
are also available to reach this destination. You can hire private taxis to reach here.