Tekkali Travel Guide

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Location of Tekkali in Srikakulam District

Got from internet by Kotni

 

This town is located 50 kms far from Srikakulam towards North direction. This is central point to reach Ravivalasa and Telinilapuram. Late Dr. N.T.Rama Rao, The Great Actor and Ex-Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh got elected from Tekkali Legislative constituency once.

Ravi Valasa:

It is about 5kms from Tekkali. Sri Endala Mallikharjuna Swamy is the deity. You can see very BIG Shiva Linga here. You can use steps and do abhishek from top. On Maha Sivaratri and Kartika Mondays large gathering devotees worship this deity.

You can also find the some symbols seetha(Rama's wife) foot finger prints opposite to the Shiva temple.

Telineelapuram

Located towards east and About 4km from Tekkali is very famous foe pelicon birds which are vising every winter(oct-feb) allthe way from siberia

Bavanapadu

It located around 12km from tekkali. famous for fishing harbar

Palasa:

Located towards the north of the district - close to Orissa. In the entire sub-continent, Palasa is famous for Cashew Nuts. (Yammy.....)

Sand Dunes:

Located near the sea are perhaps the largest sand dunes in India. They extend over 10 kilometers along the seaside, at some places one kilometer wide and reach upto some 30 meters at some places. In any other country they would be a great tourist attraction and may have also served as a location for film shooting. These are yet to be explored.

Part or or all of this text stems from the original article at: personal experience

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September 28, 2006 change by giorgio