Jagadevi is a small village in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The nearest major urban agglomerations are the cities of Salem and Bangalore at the distances of 121 km and 103 km respectively. Anyone headed to the IT hub of Bangalore from Salem can pass by this village and halt for a snacks break.
Places to Stay
Being a village, the best place in the region to stay around for the night is Bangalore city. Some of the options which are worth a try are Suntrupthi Residency (Tariff – Rs. 950), Citizen Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 850), The Royal Nest (Tariff – Rs. 900), Vijaya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 900) and others.
The official language of the area is Tamil.
The important festivals of the area are Pongal in January, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Diwali in October-November, the fasting month of Ramadan, the two Eid(s), Easter and Christmas.
Places of Interest
Being not too far away from Bangalore, places of interest too would naturally lie in there. Some of the places worth trying out in the city are Bangalore Palace, Lal Bagh, Cubbon Park, Bannerghatta National Park and Vidhana Soudha. Hosur can also be visited by those who want to experience the pleasant England-like weather of the town. Wonderla Amusement Park at a distance of 28 km is popular with youngsters and children looking for a break on weekends.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Kempegowda International Airport in Bangalore at a distance of 139 km.
Bangalore City Junction Railway Station is the major railway station in the area and lies at a distance of 107 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses pass through the area. SRS Travels is one of the major operators in the city as well as the region. Buses to the village are available from Bangalore, Dharmapuri as well as Salem. Log on to bus ticket online booking sites like Ticketgoose and book your tickets without any hassle.