Warangal, once the capital of the Kakatiya Kingdom lying south of the River Godavari, is the fifth largest city in Andhra Pradesh located at a distance of about 157 kilometers from Hyderabad. It is an important cultural centre of the Telangana region. The ancient history, beautiful lakes, fine architectural temples, rich flora and fauna have contributed its importance to Warangal as a Tourist Centre. This city is well connected by rail from New Delhi, Hyderabad, Vijaywada, Visakhapatnam and Chennai. The city is a cluster of three towns - Warangal, Kazipet and Hanamkonda. Today the city and the district of Warnagal offer the connoisseurs of art, architecture and nature, a rich spread.
One of the greatest ruling clans of Andhra Desa made this fort city, its Capital. Orugallu, as it was known, is today's modern Warangal. During the reign of the Kakatiya, Telugu culture and literature attained great heights.
By Air - The nearest Airport is Hyderabad situated at a distance of 130 Kilometers, and which is well connected by air to all the major cities of India.
By Bus - Warangal is easily accessible by road from Hyderabad and Vijaywada. Regular bus services connect Warangal with Hyderabad, Vijaywada, Visakhapatnam, Tirupati and Kurnool in Andhra Pradesh.
By Rail - Warangal is linked with all important cities like Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bangalore, Thiruvananthapuram, Chennai, Calcutta, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Jammu and many other states in India by scheduled Train Services.