Suryalanka is located at a distance of around 8.5 kilometers from the small town of Bapatla, in Guntur district. The main highlight of this area is the natural beauty of the beach and its proximity to the main town which attracts tourists who come here often to embrace the calmness of the sea for a quiet weekend getaway. The shores of the beach are beautiful, wide and spacious. The Suryalanka Beach overlooks the clear waters of the Bay of Bengal. It is the nearest beach located near Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh and a must-visit tourist destination.

Travel Tips

The best time to visit the place would be in the winter months as the weather is perfect. A visit during the summer months can get quite unbearable with temperatures soaring above 35 degrees Celsius. Travel during monsoons should also be avoided.



19C – 34C

When to visit

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Things to do

A visit to the Suryalanka beach is the highlight of a tourist visit to the region. The floor of the beach is pretty flat, thereby making it safe for non-swimmers to go swimming. The other activities which one can indulge in on the beach include water sports and other recreational activities.

Getting Around

The best way to get around here would be with the help of taxis and auto rickshaws which ply regularly from the city to the beach at regular intervals.

Places to Stay

How to Reach

  • The closest international and domestic airport is the Vijaywada Airport located around 79.5 kms away and can be reached by road. A taxi or the state bus transport is available for tourists.
  • The rail route lies between Vijayawada and Chennai and trains travel right up to Bapatla station. Further, taxi or auto rickshaw can get you to the beach in no time.
  • Bapatla city is connected roadways to all of the other major cities in Andhra Pradesh. Tourists cn reach this destination by private taxi or buses which are run by the state government. The nearest metro city is Hyderabad, located around 350 km away.

Surrounding Attractions

There is one major tourist attraction in Addanki - a city located around 33 km from Bapatla and three tourist attractions in Narasaraopet which is located at a distance of 36 km. The most popular of the nearby tourist attractions would have to be Manikeswaram in Addanki and Kondaveedu Fort in Narasaraopt.

Emergency No.

Baptala Police Station: 8643 - 224033

Shareef Ambulance Services: 9966007953