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Krishna River Lighthouse

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[ Lighthouse boat trip]
[ Lighthouse boat trip]
[ Light house Night Camping]
[ Light house Night Camping]

Revision as of 22:49, 6 October 2013

Lighthouse Enterence
Krishna River Boat travel map
Camping at Estuary

Interior Light House ( Center of Andhra Pradesh )నదీ సాగరసంగమం The Light House is located in Estuary of Krishna Wildlife Sanctuary in Andhra Pradesh.The Lighthouse is approachable by motor Boat from Avanigadda 15km in Krishna dist and Raju kalwa 7km in Guntur dist.There is a masonry retaining wall provided around the station, which also serves as lighthouse jetty.


The Lighthouse was built during 1898-1901 by using heavy lime concrete blocks. The Lighthouse was then know as Kistna(Havelock Point)Lighthouse and was an important aid for Rangoon ship service.This light functioned up to 1940 when Rangoon ship service was decommissioned due to war. The station withstood a devastating cyclone in 1977 which affected the lighthouse. The light could be re-exhibited only after two nights.

Get in

Well connected from Road,Train and Airport.

Tenali,Vijayawada & Gudivada Railway junction and Repalle and Machilipatnam railway last Terminals.

By Road

Hyd,Bhimavaram,Srisailam,Bhadrachalam A.P.S.R.T.C Online booking [2]

From:vijayawada(60km)every 5-10 mints ,Machilipatnam(45km),Repalle(10 km)Nagayalanka .so frequent service. [3]

By Train

Reaching early Morning railway station Tenali railway junction and Repalle & Machilipatnam.

Repalle Arrivals[4] HYD-Repalle Delta pass: Reaching 6.20 am [5]

Machilipatnam Arrivals [6] From vizag-Reaching 8.20 am [7]

1.Chennai to Vijayawada Tamilnadu Express (Non-Stop)10pm-4.20am [8]

Tirupati to Vijayawada (last train) [9]

2.Vizag-vijayawada Konark Express 10.45pm-5.20pm [10]

3.HYD-Narsapur Express 10.10pm-vijayawada 4.25 am [11]

Light house top view
Light house down view

By Ferry Travel and Tourism

Raju kalwa Ferry
Nagayalanka Boat Ferry
Etimoga to Edurumondi Ferry
  • Avanigadda-Nagayalanka jetty 10 km River side tourism travel
  • Nagayalanka jetty-Raju kalwa Jetty 10 k.m River Cruse
  • Raju kalwa Jetty - Lighthouse visit 8 k.m


  • Light house Sun Set View
  • Camping
  • Boating
  • Fishing


See videos:

Lighthouse boat trip

Light house Night Camping

  • Camping on island Islands
  • fishing, Catch a fresh fish koramenu. Is is called Bulleye Snakehead fish, bochcha is called Rohu fish etc

Eat&Buy Seafood

Krishna Live Crabs

Nagayalanka town is having plenty of fishing Markets having verities of fishes.

Crabs Special Yanadi tribe hunt a large number of soft shell crabs or mud crabs along the coast of Bay of Bengal. Yanadi tribes catch crabs along the coastline in island villages in Krishna district.

There are several types of crabs including common shore crab, red crab, purple and blue crab found in the sea and along the coast. In the local market, crabs weighing 200 grams to 300 grams each cost Rs.300, while big crabs weighing about 800 grams and above fetch Rs.800 go up to Rs.3,000 and above in the export market. like Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia where they are in great demand


Repalle or Avanigadda.

  • Ap Camping ground, behind Avanigadda Town (B.Radhakrishna), 9948299409, [1]. Online free Rigistraion.Mr.Raju,Canada.Email:[email protected] Arranging Camping Event at Avanigadda or Rajukalwa. Special Crab Seafood can be prepared .Help you friendly.All Campgrounds Map

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