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Irrukam Island

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Irrukam Island

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Irrukam Island is located in the middle of Pulicat lake in the Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh.


There are16 islands in Pulicat Lake. Irrukam is the most beautiful island village. It's only accessible by boat - 8km from Bimuni vari palem. A passenger ferry is available.

Get in[edit]

Location map
Irrukam village

By bus[edit]


Stops at 1.Arumbakkam (for Pulicat lake) 2.Varadayapalem (for TADA falls) 3. Renigunta X Roads (for Mamanduru)then go to Tirupati. And other so Number of Buses too.

By train[edit]

Nearest station for Irrukam island ferry
Eco Travelers Coridor

From Chennai all suburban trains will stop at Arambakkam railway station and it will take only 1.5hr. Main trains will stop at Sullurupeta.

Chennai to Arambakam Suburban Trains

By ferry[edit]

Beemunivari palem ferry

From Arambakkam railway station, Bimuni vari palem jetty is 2 km away. A scheduled passenger boat is available at 09:00 and 16:00 for ₹20. Otherwise, you'll have to arrange your own service for ₹700

By plane[edit]

Nearest international airports are at Chennai and Tirupati.


  • Wilderness- Flamingos visit Pulicat Lake for breeding in Oct, and migrate in April every Year.
  • A satellite launch


  • Camping on Sandy Islands
  • Fishing


  • Ap Camping Ground, (Mr.Siva Kumar), +91 9943 485602 (), [1]. May be Organizing One Day Camping Events(subject to security situation ) at the time of Satellite launching time and Flemming bards watching etc.Please contact  edit


  • Flamingo festival in January


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