Jaggmpeta, a coastal village in Andhra Pradesh’s East Godavari district, is famous for its lake. National Highway 5 passes through this area. Its capital city, Hyderabad, is 439 km away. This region is considered to be a great weekend getaway as it lies near the coastal region and has a lot of attractions in and around the village. Some of the main tourist attractions in this area are Kakinada, Rajahamundry, Bhadrachalam, Konaseema and Papi Hills.
Places to Stay
There are no accommodation facilities in Jaggmpeta. However, there are good budget hotels in Kakinada, which is 35 km away. These hotels are Vijaya Residency (Tariff – Rs.438), Balaji Grand (Tariff – Rs.968) and Green Land (Tariff – Rs.245).
The language spoken in Jaggmpeta is Telugu.
The important festivals in Jaggmpeta are Makar Sankranti in January, Maha Shivratri celebrated in February, Ugadi in March, Varalakshmi Vratam in August, Ganesha Chaturthi in August-September, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are numerous attractions in and around Jaggmpeta. These sightseeing destinations are Ealakolanu (30 km), Rama Rao Peta (34 km), Kakinada (35 km), Peddapuram (13 km) and Pithapuram, 31 km away from Jaggmpeta.
How to Get There
Rajahmundry Airport is the nearest airport, being 37 km away from Jaggampeta.
There is no railway station in Jaggmpeta. The closest railway station is located in Medapadu, which is 30 km away from this village.
Jaggmpeta is constantly bustling with state-run and private buses from nearby cities and towns. There are a number of private bus operators such as Meghana Travels, Navin Travels, Kaveri Kamakshi Travels and Dhanunjaya Tours & Travels that run Volvo A/C buses from Hyderabad to Jaggampeta. Opt for booking your tickets in advance and get cheap bus tickets from several travel portals.