The distance between these two cities is around 465Kms, and can be reached in approximately 7hrs 45min.Orange Tours And Travels operates close to 1 buses from Salem to Ananthapur. The first Orange Tours And Travels bus starts at 07:15 PM, and you can easily access buses till 07:15 PM. The lowest fare for these buses starts from Rs.1100, and the maximum fare is around Rs.1100.
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Salem, a district located in the state of Tamil Nadu, is commonly known as the Mango city, Steel city, Agro city and Electric City. The city gets the name from the word ‘Sela’ or ‘Shalya’ which means ‘the country around the hills’. Poiman Karadu, Mettur Dam, Namakkal, and Tharamangalam are a few sightseeing options in and around Salem. Jama Masjid, built by Tipu Sultan, and situated on the banks of Thirumanimuthu River is the oldest mosque in Salem. Yercaud Hills, a hill station, is located 22 km away from Salem in the Shevaroy range of hills in Eastern Ghats. Places like Siddhar Temple, Kottai Mariamman Temple, Skandhashram, Kothandaramar temple, Sithar Koil, Othumali Murugan temple, Pandurangan Hill temple, Kumaragiri Hill Murugan temple, ISKON, Kariperumal Karadu Hill temple are a few temples located in Salem. Kurumbapatti Zoological Park, Anna Park, Anamarathupatti lake, Paravasa Ulagam, Kiliyur Falls, and Dream Land attracts fair amount of visitors.
Anantapur is one of the major cities in the newly formed state of Seemandhra. It has gained a lot of importance because it is the Birth Place of Sri Satya Sai Baba, a world-renowned spiritual leader. It lies towards the westernmost part of the erstwhile Andhra Pradesh. Anantapur is a classic example of how ancient history and modern life can go hand in hand. A great pilgrim centre, Anantapur is also the largest district of the state. It is bordered on north by Kurnool, on the east by Cuddapah and Chittoor and on the south and west by the Karnataka State. Anantapur is well connected with other parts of Seemandhra as well as the neighbouring states of Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. It is well known for its silk trade in the present times. The Lepakshi temple and Puttaparthi Ashram of Sai Baba in Anantapur district are some of the most famous tourist attractions of South India.