() is a famous hill station
and a Mandal
in Visakhapatnam district
in the state of Andhra Pradesh
.It has got an amazing nature with thick forests surrounded all over.Araku is popular for its world famous coffee plantations.For every traveller it gives a wonderful and a unique experience.
Araku is located at . It has an average elevation of 911 meters (2992 feet).
It is located 115 km from Vishakhapatnam
, close to the Orissa
state border. This place lures people with pleasant weather, hills and valleys. The natural beauty of this valley comes alive with its rich landscape. The area of the valley is roughly 36 km², and the altitude is between 600 and 900 meters above sea level.
The journey to this place on the Ghat
road with thick forests on either side is in itself interesting and pleasant. One can have a wonderful trekking trip. Traveling on train gives you a memorable experience. A total of fifty-seven tunnels and numerous bridges will greet you on the way. The Ananthagiri
hills on the way to Araku Valley are famous for coffee plantations. The Borra caves
, located 29 km from Araku Valley, are a nearby tourist attraction full of stalactites and stalagmites.
Located on the Eastern Ghats
of India, the valley is inhabited by tribal people. One of the other attractions of this valley is a Tribal Museum.
The valley is connected through both rail and road to the city of... Read More