Upon arrival at Rajahmundry early in the morning at around 05:00 AM immediately proceed to the Van pick up point at our office. Proceed to Pattiseema revu / Polavaram revu / Purushothapatnam revu for onward journey to Papikondallu by boat. Transfer to Non ac boat for further journey in the river till Pochavaram or Koida. On arrival at pochavaram or koida our bus will pick you and transfer to you to Badrachalam by road. On arrival at badrachalam proceed for quick darshan. Overnight stay at Badrachalam.
The mountain ranges are named from the Telugu word meaning partition because from an aerial view they looked like a partition a women makes in her hair.
The Gandi Pochamma Temple is situated in Gonduru village at the banks of the River Godavari.