Weekend Trip to Guntur, Andhra Pradesh
- Caves and Temples
Summer 22 to 40°C
Winter 17 to 25°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Hyderabad: 256 kilometers / 4 h ,23 m
Best Time To Visit
Located in the Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh, Guntur is a well-developed city and considered as a great center of learning. It is a major center for textiles and transportation. It is said that Buddha performed his first Kalachakra in this region. Other major attractions in Guntur include Guthikonda Caves, Amravati, Undavalli Caves, Kondaveedu Fort and Stinagaram monuments. The city exhibits an enchanting mix of urban and regional lifestyle and there are many resorts that are located at a short distance from the Guntur city.
How to Reach Guntur
Guntur Railway Station is well-connected to important cities and the rest of the state via regular train services. Auto rickshaws ply between the railway station and Guntur.
The nearest international airport is located in Hyderabad. It is located 4.5 kilometers away from the city. Taxi cabs ply between Hyderabad Airport and Guntur.
The National Highway 9 connects Hyderabad and Guntur. The road journey from Hyderabad to Guntur will approximately take around 4 to 4.5 hours. There are buses from Hyderabad to Guntur that operate on a daily basis.