Godavari Ghat - History, Timings & Entry Fee


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Distance (From Bhadrachalam Bus Station): 2.5 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 30 Mins

Place Location: Near Sita Ramachandra Swamy Temple

Transportation Options: Cab / Auto

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 500 m from Sri Sita Ramachandra Swamy Temple and 2.5 km from Bhadrachalam Bus Stand, Godavari Ghat is a bathing ghat on the banks of River Godavari in Bhadrachalam. It is a holy ghat in Bhadrachalam and among the top places to visit in Bhadrachalam.

Godavari Ghat is one of the most important religious sites in Bhadrachalam and is considered as the main ghat. Many pilgrims consider it mandatory to take a ritual dip in the Godavari before paying a visit to Lord Rama in the temple as it is believed to be purifying for the soul. Bhadrachalam is one among the popular places where the Godavari river festival is set to be celebrated on a grand scale. The Ghat has well built in steps and changing rooms.

Boating is also available here. The boulevard that runs along the river has pictorial depictions of stories and scenes from the Ramayana.

Boating Cost: Rs. 50 for Person