River Tourism in Andhra Pradesh
If you thought boating and house boats are exclusive to Kerala, then fortunately, you are mistaken! Andhra Pradesh too has several boating options on two of its most popular rivers - Godavari and Krishna. River Tourism is picking up rapidly in several districts and cities of Andhra Pradesh and in some cases the government has also planning to promote it as an alternative to Kerala.
Dindi House Boat
East Godavari is nature’s gift to Earth surrounded by Papi Hills, Maredumilli Forest and Kolleuru Lake. Its beauty can be best experienced with Dindi House Boats on Godavari. The houseboats of APTDC are fully air-conditioned with all modern amenities.
Facilities in Dindi Houseboat:
Each House Boat has 2 bed rooms (A.C. works only night) with sitout on top
Maximum 4 Adults and 4 Children
Sharing with others is not allowed, boat should be exclusively hired by a family.
Check-in time 10 A.M. and Check-out time 9 A.M. (Fixed timings).
For Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner boat will be anchored at Resort area, Dindi.
House Boat runs only in the day time (10 A.M. to 6 P.M.), after 6 P.M. boat will be anchored.
Hot water facility not available in the Boat.
House Boat Hire Charges :
For 23 Hours stay 10 A.M. to next day 9 A.M. ( Excluding Food Charges ) = Rs.6,500/- (including taxes). Extra Person Charges Rs.300/-.
12 Hours Day trip 10 A.M. to 10 P.M. ( Excluding Food Charges) = Rs.5,000/- (including taxes). Extra Person Charges Rs.300/-.
Food Charges (Extra) : Ala-Carte (For both the packages)
Phone: 8008 757 111 ( 5 A.M. to 10 P.M.)
E- mail : email@example.com
Enjoy exclusive cruises on Krishna river in Vijayawada Bhodisiri air-conditioned cruises. So even if temperatures reach 45 degrees C outside, you will not be deprived ofthis love for Nature.
Vijayawada Bhodisiri A/c Cruise
Phone : 9848629342 Ph.0866-2571393
(Hire Charges for 21/2 Hours) week days Rs.8000/-
Cruise in Pattiseema
Pattiseema a picturesque village on West Godavari is famous for Veerabhadra temple. Enjoy a thrilling cruise on the mighty Godavari either on Haritha Cruiser a twin deck and air conditioned ship or in the Arthur Cotton Houseboat and enjoy nature’s bounty!
Cruise in Pattiseema
Phone : 9848629341, Ph. 0883-2425219
Speed Boat 5 Hours Trip (10 Seater) Rs.12000/- (5 Seater) Rs.8000/-
Hussain Sagar Lake
Want to enjoy your dinner and have fun while on your trip to Hyderabad. Then one of the things that you must do is opt for a cruise in the Hussain Sagar Lake – Asia’s largest artificial lake.
Boating in Durgam Cheruvu Lake
Looking for some solitude in the midst of the hustle and bustle of a city! Then boating in Durgam Cheruvu Lake in the middle of Hyderabad will bring just the right kind of relief.