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Araku Valley

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Araku Valley is located in the North Coast region of Andhra Pradesh in Southern India, India.

Araku Valley Scenic View Visakhapatnam District
Early morning in Araku Valley
Araku-valley

Understand[edit]

Araku is blessed with enchanting beauty of the hills and greenery, interspersed with streams and rivulets

Get in[edit]

Train : The Railways operate a daily train at 7:05 AM from Vishakapatnam Railway Station. Buses : There are buses that operate from APSRTC that have a daily tour as well as normal operations

You can also hire a Taxi or car for as much as ₹2500 for a round trip and a night stay at Araku.

Get around[edit]

Take a walk around the small town in the early morning while the fog is still there to catch the beauty of a hill station. Famous Borra Caves are near this Valley.

See[edit]

Greenery, mountains, scenery.

Padmarao Gardens, Free Water Channel ('chepa raaya' in Telugu).

Do[edit]

Museum of Tribal Arts

Eat[edit]

Bamboo chicken is a local speciality.

Drink[edit]

Aruku valley has coffee plantations and you can taste them at Aruku valley coffee house near to the bus station in Aruku

Stay safe[edit]

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