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Hyderabad to Srisailam road trip and guide

Srisailam roadtrip guide  

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  1. 1. Places to visit in Srisailam

    • Dindi reservoir
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    • Mallela Theertham waterfalls
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    • Tiger Safari
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    • Srisailam Dam
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    • Pathala Ganga (Rope way and boating)
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    • Phaladhara Panchadhara
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  2. 2. Best Accommodations in Srisailam

    • AP Tourism hotel Harita Srisailam
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    • Note: Most of the hotels in Srisailam are booked offline.
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  3. 3. Hyderabad to Srisailam route

    • Best route: Hyderabad -- Kalwakurthy -- Dindi -- Mallapur -- Dhomala penta -- Srisailam
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    • Alternative route : Hyderabad -- Jadcherla -- Kalwakurthy -- Dindi -- Mallapur -- Dhomala penta -- Srisailam
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  4. 4. Food option between Hyderabad to Srisailam

    • Sai Surya family restaurant
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    • Garnd sai Balaji
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    • Hotel Grand Akkamadevi (non-veg available)
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    • Haritha resorts
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    • Note : Most of the hotels in Srisailam are vegetarian
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Hello All,

We have been to Srisailam last sunday and the road conditions are "still" quite good - except for the above mentioned surprise speed breakers and few patchy stretches over the ghat sections but nothing unmanageable.

We were also intrigued by GMaps showing 360/230 kms depending on the time of day we search for route- if evening/night it automatically picks the longer route as the forest drive is closed from 9pm to 6am - quite intelligent in a way!

One good restaurant we found was "Sri Sai Balaji Hotel" near kalwakurthy by-pass -  quite decent and tasty veg-only food at reasonable prices. Also, the two toll plazas are "FastTag" enabled!

 

 

Few pics of the trip..

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13 hours ago, kvm said:

We have been to Srisailam last sunday and the road conditions are "still" quite good - except for the above mentioned surprise speed breakers and few patchy stretches over the ghat sections but nothing unmanageable.

 

Thank you for the update.
How did the Seltos perform? 
It it DCT or manual? 

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Thanks @Ranger; Seltos is DCT and it performed quite well. This was my first hill drive on DCT and I found a bit of lag during uphill during on-ward but not much so during return uphill stretches - maybe I need to get used to it too 🙂 Rest of the journey it was a real joy to drive...

 

 

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Thanks much for sharing a recent update on the road conditions enroute srisailam @kvm.. :) 

What's the average mileage of your Seltos DCT ?

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38 minutes ago, sagar said:

Thanks much for sharing a recent update on the road conditions enroute srisailam @kvm.. :) 

What's the average mileage of your Seltos DCT ?

@sagar Thanks. Last T2T was some 12.x with a mix of sport/eco drive modes with AC all the while. 

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2 hours ago, kvm said:

@sagar Thanks. Last T2T was some 12.x with a mix of sport/eco drive modes with AC all the while. 

 

Those are good numbers for a DCT :D 

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