APTDC to come up with Pushkaralu tour packages

Here is some good news for all those, who wish to participate in Godavari Pushkaralu and take a holy dip at Rajahmundry. The Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation Limited is conducting four tour packages from the city to Rajahmundry under four routes with different itineraries.

The itineraries have been designed to facilitate the devotees to return Vijayawada in a day after participating in the Pushkaralu at Rajahmundry. The tours will be conducted from July 14 to 27 in non-AC buses, excluding food and accommodation. A guide would be travelling in each bus for the convenience of devotees and efforts are being made to arrange for exclusive bathing ghats for devotees arriving in APTDC buses, said V.V.S.Gangaraju, Divisional Manager of APTDC.

In the direct tour package from Vijayawada to Rajahmundry, (fare Rs.600 for adults and Rs.500 for child), the bus would depart from APTDC central reservation office in the city at 11 p.m. and arrive Rajahmundry at 4 a.m. After pushkar bath and breakfast, devotees will depart from Rajahmundry at 8 a.m. and arrive in Vijayawada at 1.30 p.m.