Most attractions in Khammam
Sri Seetharama Swamy Temple Bhadrachalam:
Sri Seetharama Swamy Temple 123 k.m away from Khammam, situated the bhadrachalam temple. It is one of the most famous temples in India. Beside the shore of the river, Godavari is this beautiful place naturally located. It has a long story of, God Vishnumurty has come in Lord Sriram avatar to bless his devotee bhakta Bhadra people’s belief. In this way… by the name Bhadra, it has been in use became bhadrachalam. On the day of Sri Ram Navami, lord Sita Rama kalyanam held very awfully. People believe, bath took near the bank of the river beside this temple will make them free from all sadness.
Kinnerasani sanctuary 35k.m from bhadrachalam, 24 k.m from kothagudem, is this natural deep forest reserve also a part of Khammam district. It is named as kinnerasani after the river kinnerasani flows from this forest and merges in Godavari river. Tigers, leopards, deer, snakes, crocodiles, and lot more species of trees live here.
It has 634 sq.k.m.s of the wide area which attracts tourists has glass building, deer park, environmental education center are also attractions of this place. And is 83 k.m.s from Khammam.
Khammam khilla Built in the times of kakatiya’s i.e.., B.C 950.It has a lot of history. This Kota was captured by kuthubshahi’s in 1512 A.D. In the 15th century Asafshahi has ruled it. It is built with granite stones on the hilltop of the center of the city. To develop khilla, 5crore rupees to be spent said to the government after a lot of officers discussions.Khammam Khilla will look too good if this happens.
Parnashala 36 K.m.s from bhadrachalam, the panchavati Parnashala, the natural landscape being scenic here. Lord Sri Rama spent fourteen years living here, written in Puranas says Sita Devi attracted by golden deer which was killed by Lord Rama as it is maaricha(devil). River Godavari flows through forests and reaches here, very scenic pictures appear here. This is a very delightful destination for tours.
Kusumanchi is 26 k.m.s from Khammam towards surypet route. Ganapeshwaralayam is built in kakatiyas rule and the largest shivalinga is presented here, which is 3 meters long and 2 meters of the radius.
buddha kshetram nelakondapalli:
buddha kshetram nelakondapalli 21 K.m.s from Khammam, the 100 acres built with sandwall, historical place it is. In excavation, Archaeologists decided it was built in 3,4 centuries with sand bricks. Statues, terracotta statues, buddhas statues etc.., were taken out. People believe that after 12 years of Pandavas aranyavasam, they spent their agnathavasam here in nagaramsviratraju kingdoms.
Kalluru Venu Gopala Swami Temple:
Kalluru is 50 k.m.s away from Khammam, where Rani Rudramadevi built Venugopalaswamy temple 400 years earlier. Kakatiya’s Raja Prathaparudra built shivalayam and peddaneeti cheruvu here.
Situated 5 k.m away from bhadrachalam on river Godavari bank.special attraction here is hot water springs in the river, over 100sq.yards.
Garla Venkateshwara Swamy temple:
Garla Venkateshwara Swamy temple 40 k.m.s from Khammam. Here is the most famous Venkateshwara Swamy temple. Built in the 15th century.
Annapureddypally 75 k.m.s from Khammam, built 700 years back in kakatiyas period very historical temple it is. South India’s cultural wealth it refers to. Carved sculptures on walls and pillars will appear here.
Inside the city itself, the government has developed lakaram lake and built a path around the lake about 3.5k.m’s. Also started a boating facility for visitor’s to experience. Walkers and joggers have a separate track. To take a pollutionless fresh air this is the best place in the city.
Palair reservoir is 30 K.m’s away from Khammam. Palair Lake is a man-made lake and a major source of freshwater in Khammam district. It is a developed tourist spot for people to come and enjoy the water body.Saw flocks of egrets prying on fish near the water body.Electrical power is also generated using Palair reservoir water.
Wyra reservoir is 20 K.m’s from Khammam, it is constructed in 1930 and is now a good place to go picnic. It is a medium irrigation project constructed across the Wyra River, a tributary of Krishna River.It is also well known for its good fishing and the green hills around it.
This project is near palvancha 93 K.m’s from Khammam. The Project was constructed across Mukamamidi which joins Pamuleru and finally joins in the Godavari.The scheme is intended to irrigate an ayacut of 3260 acres benefiting 5 villages in bhadradri Kothagudem district.
Dummugudem lift irrigation project is 141 K.m’s away from Khammam city. It is the best place for recreation, having fun over there. No separate bus facility, but an amazing place for people who are searching for best tour in Khammam.
By road, pochavaram boating point is 70 K.m’s from Bhadrachalam and 185 K.m’s from Khammam city. It is a place very you find yourself. You can have a lot of fun after the boat(launch) starts, it is a very natural touristic spot and there are Air Conditioned boats also. One day trip will be very exciting, traveling between papikondalu. Lunch will be provided by launch owners. Bamboo chicken made without oil in kolluru bamboo resorts will taste so yummilicious. Breakfast and snacks will also be provided by boat owners. Parentalapalli is the best place where natural water flows from the top of hills tastes too sweet. Also, you can find some naturally handmade gift articles to buy at the very cheap price. Finally, entertainers also help you out having a great time there.