Srikakulam district is one of thirteen districts in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, with the headquarters located at Srikakulam.It is one of the nine coastal districts, located in the extreme northeastern direction of the state. It was formerly known as Chicacole.
Climate during month of November
Temperature: 20째C (68째F) to 35째C (95째F)
Possibility of rain: Low (9 mm average)
Place to visit in and near by Srikakulam
Sri Kurmam temple
Visakhapatnam is 110.5 km from Srikakulam and easily reachable via National Highway 16.
It takes approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes to reach. You can easily make this journey via road or rail.
Srikakulam has its own major railway station. One can avail trains from Hyderabad,
Howrah, Tirupathi, Chennai, Nellore, Vijayawada, Secunderabad, and other major cities across
the country to reach Srikakulam. Some of the popularly availed train services are Konark Express,
Howrah Mail, Visakha Express and Coromandel Express. The Srikakulam town is quite near to the railway station
and can be reached by availing autos or taxis easily available outside the station.
Srikakulam is well connected via road to all key places of Andhra Pradesh.
NH5 (National Highway 5) that connects Chennai to Kolkata passes directly through the place.
The APSRTC (Andhra Pradesh Road Transport Corporation) operates buses which ply to and from Srikakulam,
Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Vijayawada, Rajahmundry, Kakinada, Eluru, and Guntur. Bus service to Visakhapatnam
starts from 5.00 a.m. and ends at 9.00 p.m. Buses are available at a regular interval of 20 minutes.
Apart from this you also have the option to avail express buses too and which are available from 5:30 in the
morning to 10:15 at night at intervals of 15 minutes.