Pedapulivarru is a small village in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Vijayawada at a distance of 67 km north-west across the Krishna river. The estuary-cum-coast adjoining the Bay of Bengal is also nearby. Those with a keen interest in temples, water bodies and South Indian cuisine can visit this place.
Places to Stay
The best and reputed places of lodging in the area are located in Vijayawada. Some of the budget hotels which are worth trying are Hotel Sri Krishna Residency (Tariff – Rs. 700), Haritha Berm Park (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Grand Residence (Tariff – Rs. 1,000) and Green Valley Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of the area is Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated are Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Ugadi in March-April and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
The village on its own lacks places of tourist interest. Some of the places which are worth visiting in Vijayawada are Kanaka Durga Temple, Undavalli Caves, the picturesque Prakasam Barrage, Moghalrajpuram Caves, Bhavani Island, Hazratbal Mosque and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Vijayawada Airport at a distance of 88 km.
The Guntur Junction Railway Station is the nearest biggest railway station at a distance of 57 km.
State transport buses as well as private buses connect the village to different cities in the region. Some of the private operators active are SRM Travels and Kesineni Travels. Buses to the area are available from Guntur as well as Vijayawada. TicketGoose.com is a well-known online bus booking site of India where you can book bus tickets to more than 4,000 destinations.