Pedlimarri is a village in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Kadapa at a distance of 24 km east. Another major urban hub close-by is Tirupati at a distance of 165 km south-east. Those with an enthusiasm for temples and South Indian cuisine can visit this place.
Places to Stay
As the town does not have proper lodging facilities to accommodate guests and tourists, Kadapa is the best place to check in for the night. Some of the budget hotels which are worth exploring in Kadapa are Haripriya Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Haritha Budget Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Blue Diamond Hotel (tariff – Rs. 700), Ashoka Lodge Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700) and others.
The official language of the area is Telugu. Urdu is also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals celebrated are Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Ugadi in March-April, Diwali in October-November, the fasting month of Ramadan as well as the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
The best place in the region to see around is Tirupati consisting of Tirumala Venkateswara Temple, Yogimallavaram Shiva Temple, Govindaraja Swamy Temple, Chandragiri Fort and the Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park (the second largest zoo park in the continent).
How to Get There
The nearest major airport in the area is the Tirupati Airport at a distance of 160 km.
Cuddapah Railway Station in Kadapa is the major railway station in the area at a distance of 26 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses ply on the roads of the area. APSRTC-run buses are the most popular here. Buses to the area are available from Kadapa as well as Tirupati. Book a bus ticket online and travel hassle free without standing in serpentine queues