Araku Valley, Visakhapatnam

3.6
Go to Araku Valley for landscape views and photo opportunities. High quality coffee plantations abound in the valley, surrounded by mountains, forests, and local tribes. Resorts have popped up throughout the area and offer the chance for visitors to stay overnight and enjoy valley views. You can find various activities and attractions, such as museums, gardens, waterfalls, and boat rides throughout the valley. Consider visiting by train, which passes through a series of hills and tunnels before arriving. Plan to visit Araku Valley during your Visakhapatnam vacation using our convenient Visakhapatnam online vacation planner .
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  • We planned to stay two days at Araku but had to abandon our plans on the second morning due to 48-hour bundh called by Araku Girijana Sangham on 06 Jan 2020. We booked exactly 3 months early to...  more »
  • A lot of garbage and waste lying everywhere. Stinking of human dung everywhere. Roads are pathetic. Train always running late to and fro Vizag. Not recommended.  more »
  • Araku is famous for coffee plantation & bamboo chicken. In my opinion October to February is the best time to visit araku. Plz bargain with auto wala & hotel. I like tribal village museum there...  more »
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