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MRK/Markapur Road (2 PFs)
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Track: Construction - Electric-Line Doubling

Type of Station: Regular
Number of Platforms: 2
Number of Halting Trains: 28
Number of Originating Trains: 1
Number of Terminating Trains: 1
Markapur Road 08596-222028
State: Andhra Pradesh
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Zone: SCoR/South Coast
Division: Guntur
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Apr 16 (14:48)   MRK/Markapur Road (2 PFs)

16229🔹MYS🔄BSB Express🔹16230^~   14811 blog posts   4176 correct pred (95% accurate)
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Alight here for Srisailam (Picture 1) Distance between Markapur road to Srisailam is 85 km as per Google maps
Places to visit in Srisailam:
🔸Shri Mallikarjuna Swamy temple - One of the Jyothirlingas
🔸Shri Bhramaramba temple - One of the Shakti peethas
Ganga (Picture 4) - Krishna river is known as Pathala Ganga. Back side view of Srisailam dam can be seen from here. There are two ways to reach Krishna river after getting down from vehicle viz.,
⏺️Take walkway of 600+ steps (Picture 2)
⏺️Take rope way maintained by APTDC (Picture 3)
🔸Sakshi Ganapathi temple - Ganapathi temple
🔸Paladhaara Panchdhaara - A small waterfalls
🔸Hatakeshwaram - Lord Shiva temple and Lalitha Devi Peetham are situated here
🔸Shikharam - Gopuram of Shri Mallikarjuna Swamy temple can be seen from here
🔸Srisailam dam
⏺️If you want to go for darshan immediately after going to Srisailam then get down at Nandi circle click here which will come before bus stand
⏺️Share autos will be available from Nandi circle for a round trip of Sakshi Ganapathi temple, Paladhaara Panchdhaara, Hatakeshwaram, Shikharam and Pathala Ganga
⏺️For more information regarding Srisailam click here
Pictures source: Self

Apr 17 (00:02)
ambujpathak29   412 blog posts   3637 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 4292434-1            Tags   Past Edits
Very Usefull infi for all darshanarthis
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Jan 09 2014 (10:19)   MRK/Markapur Road (2 PFs)

69arjun   35 blog posts   1 correct pred (100% accurate)
Entry# 959174            Tags   Past Edits
alight here for pilgrims who are going to wish famous jyothirlinga
" srisailam". from here you will get a share auto(rs. 10/-)/ bus (rs 6/-) for markapur bus stand. From markapur bus stand you will get a bus for every 15 to 20 mins.. from 5 a.m to 8 p.m. during night time they wont allow any bus.. hardly u will get a bus for 45 mins to 1 hr...srisailam from here just 81 kms... for nature lovers surely you will enjoy the beauty of nature (thick nallamala forest) through this route.. and from dornala (32 kms from here.. u will get bus for every 5 mins) from there u will get a bus to srisailam for every
5 mins...

Jan 01 2017 (13:16)
VSKPBZA DD A PAST HISTORY~   24778 blog posts   46 correct pred (49% accurate)
Re# 959174-1            Tags   Past Edits
Yes my father worked in DAM for 25 Years and i am in Srisailam for 20 years. What a beautiful place. you remembered me my old days where we all friends in holidays used to go to forest in summer to have a picnic.
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