Medarametla is a small town situated in the Korisapadu Mandal of Prakasam District, Andhra Pradesh. It lies 247 km away from Hyderabad. Nearby towns like Ongole, Guntur, Vijayawada and Srisailam are also quite popular tourist destinations.
The Prakasam District was established on the 2nd February 1970. It has been carved out of Guntur, Kurnool and Nellore districts of Andhra Pradesh. This district is mainly famous for its attractions like Singarayakonda Laxmi Narasimha Swamy Temple, Ongole Chennakesava Temple, Malakonda temples, Sri Hanuman Devasthanam at Addanki, Markapur Laxmi Chennakesava Swamy Temple, Kasi Visweswara Temple, Srisailam Sanctuary, Vodarevu and Gundla Brahmeswaram Sanctuary.
Ongole has attractions like Bhairavakonda, Chandavaram, Chennakesava Swamy Temple, Kasi Visweswara Swamy Shrine and Kothapatnam Beach; while Guntur is famous for the Guntur Museum, Amravati and Kondaveedu. Vijayawada is home to attractions like Kanaka Durga Temple, Gunadala Matha Shrine, Gandhi Hill and Victoria Museum; while Srisailam comprises Bhramaramba Devi Temple, Hathakesvara Temple, Sakshi Ganapati Temple and Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple.
Popular festivals celebrated in this region are the Car Festival of Vanamalleswara Swami, the Deccan Festival, Visaka Utsav, Makara Sankranti, Pongal and Ugadi. Most of these festivals are celebrated between the months of January and April, which is also the peak tourist season in Medarametla.
The Ongole Railway Station is situated at a distance of 15.9 km from Medarametla, while National Highway 5 connects Medarametla with other cities and towns. The major airport near Medarametla is the Hyderabad Airport, which is situated at a distance of 239 km from it.