Chilakalapudi is a town in GhantasalaMandal in Krishna district. It is famous for the ChilakalapudiPandurangaswamy Temple. The temple is dedicated to Pandurangaswamy which is revered deity in the region. The temple has a historic significance and there are several legends associated with the temple. It is visited by many local tourists as well as those who come from far off places. The premise of the temple is very well maintained and the place is serene and filled with tranquility. This place is worth the visit for those who look for peaceful religious places so that they could seek divine blessings in the most calm ambience.
How to reach Chilakalapudi?
The nearest railway station to ChilakalapudiPandurangaswamy Temple is Gudivada railway station Junction which is 31 KM away from ChilakalapudiPandurangaswamy Temple. The nearest city to the town is Machilipatnam located at a distance of 33 km. There is decent road connectivity between the two places. If you are coming by train, you will have to alight at Machilipatnam and proceed further by road. The Kuchipudi bus station is the nearest to Chilakalapudi.
When to visit Chilakalapudi?
The best time to visit Chilakalapudi is during the winters as the weather is cool and pleasant.