Eco tourism involves responsible travelling to natural areas with the purpose to educate the travelers without the environmental and cultural impact. Forest and its wildlife are the primary settings for eco tourism activities.
The Papi hills are in Rajahmundry-Bhadrachalam boat way. It is a beautiful tourist place surrounded by dense forests. There is a National Park on the Papi hills which includes tigers, leopards, samba and spotted deer. There are packages for stay in the huts in Papi hills. The view of sunrise while travelling in the boat is very scenic.
kolleru lake is known the world over for the famous Kolleru Bird Sanctuary. The largest fresh water lake in Asia, Kolleru lake is a virtual paradise for nature lovers. Rich in flora and fauna, it attracts migratory birds from Australia, Siberia, Egypt and Philippines between the months of October and March. During the season, the lake is visited by an estimated 2,00,000 lakhs birds, which include Open Bill Storks, painted Storks, Glossary Ibises, White Ibises, Teals, Pintails, Shovellers, Red-Crested Pochards, black-winged Stilts, Avocets, Common Redshanks, Winged Stilts, Avocets, Common Redshanks, Wigeons, Gadwalls and Cormorants, among others.
Buttaigudem Gubbala mangamma Ammavari Temple:
Gubbala Mangamma Temple is located in Jangareddy Gudem, West Godavari District. It is said that Rama, Sita and Lakshman stayed here for some time.