Trips and Itineraries for Yanam
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Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary
Coringa Wildlife SanctuaryAround 500 Km from Hyderabad, Coringa is an ideal place for nature lovers. Named after a tiny village in East Godavari District, this sanctuary is unique as it has the only surviving mangrove forest. On the backwaters of river Godavari, Coringa offers an ideal natural habitat for different animals and birds. The tourism department has made efforts to provide all necessary amenities to tourists to make their trip memorable. Preferred mode of travel: Bus or CarTravel Tip: Book yourself a suit at the forest rest house as it offers excellent accommodation and services.
We took the Nashik Highway and took the left turn to Bhimashankar from Peth after Rajgurunagar rather than from Manchar some 10 KM ahead.This detour will save us around 15 KMs. The main reason for this detour is to view the lake India,this is a monsoon lake which resembles the map of India by at least 90%.
Weekend Getaways from Yanam
155 Kms from Yanam
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Also known as Vizag, this city is often considered as the best and most popular tourist attraction of Andhra Pradesh. Starting from lush green sceneries to pristine beaches, temples to lakes, beautiful hill ranges and caves, this city has it all for you. There are a number of tourist attractions to keep you attracted here. The Araku Valley and Kailasa Giri are the abode for natural beauty. The Borra Caves are examples of colorful cave formations. The Ramakrishna and Yarada Beaches are also must visit mainly due to the clean beaches and clear waters along with the beauty of the surroundings. This city is rightly a place with cultural and religious diversity. The Visakha Museum and the Submarine Museum are popular too. The later is the first museum to be built in a submarine in Asia.
Yanaon has had its fair share of monarchs, rulers and colonisers over thousands of years, and each one of them have left an impression on this South Indian town. However, the last rulers, the French are the ones who most influenced this town's culture and geography. Yanaon, or Yanam as it is now known, is a pristine beachside retreat that greets you with swaying coconut trees, crashing waves, little lanes dotted with colourful houses, rivers, mangrove forests, intricately-adorned temples and people shouting out bonjour!