Jadadevi is a village in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It lies at a crucial junction of the Rayalseema and Coastal Andhra regions. The nearest major urban agglomerations are the cities of Nellore and Kadapa at the distances of 111 km and 117 km respectively. The village sort of forms the northern tip of a triangle with Nellore and Kadapa being the other ends.
Places to Stay
The best place for putting up in the place is the coastal city of Nellore, from where you can even visit the biggest city of South India – Chennai – which is located 180 km away from the town (three-and-half hours’ drive away). Some of the budget hotels which are worth trying are Simhapuri Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Pavani Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600), Shivam International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Surya International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of the area is Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated are Ugadi in March-April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
The best place in the region to see around is the city of Nellore. Some of the sites worth a visit are the temples of Talpagiri Ranganadhaswamy, Jonnawada, Narasimhakonda and Penchalakona. A drive to the coast to enjoy the view of estuaries (31 km away) may also make you cheerful.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Chennai International Airport at a distance of 299 km.
The Prodattur Railway Station is the nearest major railway station at a distance of 119 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses pass through the village en route to different cities in the region. Orange Travels and Kesineni Travels are among the popular private bus operators. Ticketgoose.com provides bus tickets at minimum rates to all its travelers.