Jakkaram is a small village in the state of Andhra Pradesh. It comes under the Kalla Mandal in West Godavari District. Jakkaram is surrounded by Undi Mandal in the north, Palakoderu Mandal and Bhimavaram Mandal towards east, and Akividu Mandal towards west. Some of the nearby cities to the village are Bhimavaram, Mogalthur, Narasapur, and Palacole. It is at a distance of 385 km from the state capital, Hyderabad.
Places to Stay
Jakkaram doesn’t have any lodging facility available. The nearest place to find this facility is in Bhimavaram (8 km). Some of the best budget hotels are Hotel Ratnam (Tariff-Rs. 1000), Ananda Inn Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 1000), Hotel Grand Leela Krishna (Tariff-Rs. 1000), and SRI Pranams International Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 1000).
The official language of the village is Telugu.
The native of the village celebrate Janmmashtami, Deepavali, and Krishna Ashtami with great fervour and enthusiasm.
Places of Interest
Jakkaram is situated close to many tourist destinations such as Konaseema (54 km), Machelipatnam (59 km), Rajahmundry (68 km), Vijayawada (98 km), and Kakinada (107 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Jakkaram is the Vijayawada Airport (79 km).
Jakkaram doesn’t have its own railway station. Some of the nearest railway station Undi (5 km) Bhimavaram Junction (9 km). The nearest major railway station to Jakkaram is in Rajahmundry (68 km).
Jakkaram has its own bus station which connects it to major cities such as Vijayawada, Rajahmundry, and Hyderabad. Also Bhimavaram and Kalla are some of the nearest bus stations. The tour operator of the area is Kaveri Kamkashi Travels. The buses available are on a regular basis and are non A.C. bus. You can get online bus booking offers through various travel websites, especially during festive occasions.