Adda Road is a rural bus stop in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a part of the Guntur district in the Coastal Andhra region. Those headed to the Nallamala Forest in the state from Vijayawada can stop by at this place. The nearest major urban agglomeration is Vijayawada, across the Krishna river at a distance of 143 km north-east.
Places to Stay
The best and reputed places of lodging in the area are located in the city of Vijayawada. Some of the budget hotels worth trying are Hotel Sri Krishna Residency (Tariff – Rs. 700), Haritha Berm Park (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Grand Residence (Tariff – Rs. 1,000) and Green Valley Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of the area is Telugu, but English and Hindi can help.
The important festivals celebrated are Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Ugadi in March-April and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
In Vijayawada, one can visit the Kanaka Durga Temple or the Marakata Rajarajeshwari Temple – both known for their architecture. At a distance of 5 km from Vijaywada are the Undavalli caves. It is said that they were carved in the 7th century AD. There is a huge monolith of Lord Buddha in a reclining posture here. The Kondapalli Fort, a 7th century structure with a three-storied rock tower is about 16 km from Vijaywada.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Vijayawada at a distance of 159 km.
The nearest major railway station is the Vijayawada Junction Railway Station at a distance of 143 km.
APSRTC runs a number of buses in the region. Buses to the area are readily available from Vijayawada. If you book your tickets online, look out for bus ticket booking coupons and save a lot of money.