The village of Idupulapaya is in Andhra Pradesh’s Cuddapah district. It is situated 396 km away from Hyderabad. Towns that lie near it include Vempali (10 km), Kadapa (39 km) and Cuddapah (39 km). The botanical garden in the village attracts a huge number of tourists.
Places to Stay
There are few hotels in Idupulapaya. But Cuddapah, which is 39 km from the village, has a number of budget-friendly hotels. Some of them are Haripriya Hotel (Tariff – Rs.600 onwards), Harita Budget Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700 onwards) and Pratap Residency (Tariff – Rs.400 onwards.)
The most commonly spoken language in this village is Telugu. Urdu is also spoken in some parts.
Sri Rama Navami is held in April and is very popular in this region. Vijaya Dashami (held in September/ October) is also very popular.
Places of Interest
There are several places of interest in Idupulapaya including the botanical garden and the deer park. Other places that are interesting and lie nearby are Vempalle (10 km), Chakrayapet (15 km) and Vemula (25 km.)
How to Get There
The Tirupati airport which is 149 km from Idupulapaya is the nearest. Bangalore International Airport is located 172 km away.
The major railhead that connects the village with other cities is in Tirupati which is 138 km from the village. The nearest railway junction is in Cuddapah (35 km.)
Buses to important cities like Chennai, Bangalore, Tirupati, Hyderabad and Salem are available from Cuddapah. Sinduri Travels, Madhavi Travels, Kaveri Kamakshi Travels and Diwakar Travels are the popular operators on this route. Ticketgoose.com’s bus booking online service is the best way to buy your bus tickets.