Madanapalle, a town in Andhra Pradesh’s Chittoor district, is famous for its silk industry. It is also the birth place of the great philosopher, Jiddu Krishnamurti, founder of the Rishi Valley School. Chittoor is located 45 km away from the town and Hyderabad, its capital city, is 536 km away. Its nearby cities include Chittoor, Hindupur, Nellore, Kadapa and Anantapur.
Budget Hotels in Madhanapally
There are budget hotels available in Madanapalle. Some of these hotels are Horsley Hills Holiday Homes (Tariff – Rs.438), Roja Deluxe Lodge (Tariff – Rs.218) and Sri Vijaya Lodge (Tariff – Rs.295).
The official language spoken here is Telugu.
Events in Madhanapally
The important festivals in Madanapalle are Maha Shivratri celebrated in February, Ugadi and Holi in March, Vijaya Dashami in October and Diwali in October-November.
Places to See in Madhanapally
There are many tourist attractions around this town. Some of these include Komati Vani Cheruvu (2 km), Kurabala Kota (13 km), Punganur (33 km) and Chowdepalle (28 km) away from Madanapalle.
How to Get There
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, located 523 km away from Madanapalle, is the nearest airport.
There is no railway station in this town. The nearest railway station, Kurabalakota Railway Station, is 15 km away from Madanapalle.
There are a number of state-run and private buses that ply on this route. Private bus operators such as SVT Murali Krishna Travels and Kesineni Travels offer Volvo A/C buses to Madanapalle. You can opt for Volvo bus ticket booking service provided by several online bus booking websites.