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Chennai to Puttaparthi Taxi

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About Chennai


Chennai, formerly known as Madras, is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal. Chennai is the fifth most populous city in India.With its historic landmarks and buildings, long sandy beaches, cultural and art centers and parks,Chennai offers many interesting locations to visitors. One of the most important tourist attraction of Chennai is actually in the neighbouring town of Mahabalipuram with its ancient temples and rock carvings of the 7th century Pallava kingdom. The 15 km long and 400 to 500 meter wide Marina Beach features the Light House, memorials, statues, walkways, gardens and drives alongside the beach front.Tamil and Indian culture and tradition is on display in several art galleries and cultural centers. Valluvar Kottam is an auditorium in memory of the poet-saint Thiruvalluvar. It also has a 101-feet high temple chariot structure. Kalakshetra, a centre for the revival of Indian art and crafts - especially the dance form of Bharatnatyam.The most famous temple in Chennai is the Kapaleeshwarar temple in Mylapore. The Thousand Lights Mosque is one of the largest mosques in the country and is a revered place of worship for Muslims. South of the city, along the East Coast Road, is an important centre for herpetological research called the Madras Crocodile Bank Trust, which houses several fresh-water and salt-water crocodiles, alligators, gharials, and also turtles and snakes. Chennai has variety of public transportation such as buses, autos and taxis. BookCab offers special car rental packages for city travel. There are various types of cabs for hire ranging from Tata Indica to Mercedes Benz for your specific needs to travel within Chennai. Explore the beauty of Chennai by renting a cab with BookCab, BookCab also provides taxi service from Chennai International airport to anywhere in Chennai and other nearby destinations. Bookcab specializes in providing taxi services for outstation holidays from Chennai. Booking a cab for your weekend getaways from Chennai is now easy with BookCab.

About Puttaparthi


Puttaparthi, was home to the spiritual leader Sri Sathya Sai Baba till his demise in 2011. It is located in the Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh and is a 3 hour drive from Bangalore (160 km). The other major cities are further i.e. Hyderabad (472 km) and Chennai (375 km).

The local railway station and airport are well connected to the rest of India, though the schedules are not very regular. Do check with your local operators before you book your tickets. However, hiring your own cab or taxi can be the most convenient way to travel back and forth. BookCab offers rental cab services to Puttaparthi from all major cities.

Puttaparthi, the birthplace of Sai Baba, is a typical pilgrimage town. The local languages spoken here are Telugu, Kannada, Hindi and English.

Places to visit


The town gained international recognition due to Sai Baba`s presence and continues to be thronged by his devotees even after his passing.

  • Prashanthi Nilayam Ashram: This was the main ashram where Sai Baba gave this daily darshan to thousands of his followers. After Sai Baba's demise, the Ashram follows a fixed schedule, which includes Vedic chanting and Bhajans . Within the Ashram is a Ganesh Mandir, Gayatri Mandir, Subramanya Mandir, a Meditation tree planted by Sai Baba himself in 1950, museums, canteens and administration blocks for the Sri Sathya Sai University.
  • Maha Samadhi of Sathya Sai Baba: On 15th July 2011, the shrine of Sathya Sai Baba was unveiled to the public. The Samadhi is situated in the Sai Kulwant Hall within Prashanthi Nilayam. Darshan timings for the shrine that are strictly maintained.
  • Shiva Temple: This temple was constructed on the place that Sai Baba (then known as Satyanarayana Raju) was born.
  • Sathyamma Temple (Sathyabhama): Satya Sai Baba's grandfather, Kondama Raju, built this temple many decades ago.

The other places of interest are the Hanuman Temple, a local Mosque and the Kalpa Vriksha or the Wish Fulfilling tree on the banks of Chitravathi river.

Apart from these attractions, the town has grown in stature due to the Philanthropy work of Sri Sathya Sai Baba. There are numerous world class educational institutes, Super-Speciality hospitals, Music and Arts institutes and a Sport Stadium.

To escape the sizzling hot Summer months in Puttaparthi, Sri Sathya Sai Baba, used Bangalore as his Summer retreat. In White Field, on the outskirts of Bangalore, he established a hospital which offers speciality treatment, free of cost to the needy. These institutes continue to work through generous offerings of his devotees from all over the world.

Shopping and Places to eat


The town has its local share of eateries. Those who have a sensitive stomach do be cautious about where you eat. Carry your own water if possible. Most food joints serve hot and spicy Andra cuisine, though you can find the odd Continental and Chinese restaurants that cater to the growing tourist population from around the world.

Shopping in Puttaparthi for a pilgrim can be a joy. There are numerous shops offering literature, books on the life and discourses of the Spiritual Leader, paintings, audio and video recordings. Prashanthi Nilayam too houses a well stocked bookstore, and the prices are controlled. Other types of merchandise include handicraft, traditional silk clothing and novelty items; sure to delight any shopping enthusiast!

Travel tips


Puttaparthi is generally hot and dry though the year (30C-40C). The Summer months are March till July. The temperatures get milder once the Monsoons arrive in July/ August. During this time the town experiences wet weather, and again between October and December when the North-East Monsoons arrive. An umbrella is all you will need, if you plan your visit during this time. The rest of the year experiences temperatures in the range of 22C to 27C.

Since you are visiting a pilgrimage site, travel light and wear appropriate clothing. There is a sizable share of Hotels and Lodges present in Puttaparthi, though not with the same facilities of a big city like Bangalore. Because of which some choose to make the trip back and forth. Accommodation is also available in Prashanthi Nilayam Ashram, however advance booking is not accepted. There are two types here: rooms and sheds. Allotment is strictly on first come first serve basis and is subject to availability. For those willing to stay for longer periods of time, there are apartments and places for rent in and around the town. Plan your trip with the help of BookCab. You can either book online(www.bookcab.in) or call the representatives ((092) 4100 4100) to schedule your travel. We have a proven track record, and guarantee a reliable and efficient experience. You can book any vehicle of your choice from the economy models like Indica to larger vans like Innova and buses for group travel.


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Chennai to Puttaparthi Taxi Fares

Car Type
Tata Indica A/C
Passangers
4 + driver
Fare Per KM
8.5 / Km
Estimated Cost

7400

Car Type
Tata Indigo A/C
Passangers
4 + driver
Fare Per KM
10.0 / Km
Estimated Cost

8600

Car Type
Toyota Innova A/C
Passangers
6 + driver
Fare Per KM
12.5 / Km
Estimated Cost

11300

Car Type
Toyota Innova A/C
Passangers
7 + driver
Fare Per KM
12.5 / Km
Estimated Cost

12400

Car Type
Ford Fiesta A/C
Passangers
4 + driver
Fare Per KM
16.0 / Km
Estimated Cost

13400

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