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KANIGIRI DAM

Buchireddypalem, Andhra Pradesh, India

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The Kanigiri reservoir is a large water tank in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh. The place is situated in the North-West of Buchireddipalem, at a distance of about 22 kms from the Nellore railway station at Santhapet. Designed by British irrigation engineer, Sir Arthur Cotton, in the colonial era, the Kanigiri Reservoir is a big body of water with a check dam. The reservoir has a boundary of small shrubs and other forms of greenery which greatly adds to its natural beauty. The check dam has water on one side, and a number of old rocks on the other. The reservoir has been and continues to be an important source of water for irrigation purposes across several villages in the district of Nellore. Fields of paddy and other crops fed by the water from Kanigiri Reservoir can be seen from a temple in the area. There is also a shivalingam on the banks of the reservoir.

Suggested time duration

2 Hours

Crowded Period

Weekend

Best Season To Visit

August – February

Do's & Dont's

  • Do not enter restricted zone, which is meant for your safety.
  • Do not consume liquor.

Architecture

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Timings

Day Start Time End Time Adult Entry Fee Child Entry Fee
All Days
09:00 AM 06:00 PM Free Free

Transport Connections

Name Distance Contact Number
RTC Stand
52.1 KM 99592 25656
Nellore railway station
27.6 KM 0861 2336263.
Tirupati International Airport
158 KM 0877-2289907

What to Carry

Waterbottle & Snacks

Suitable For

Adults Elderly Children Infants

Parking

Parking is Available for 10 Cars

Nearest Town

Town Name Distance
Kavali 52.4 KM

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Sri Kalahasti, Andhra Pradesh, India

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