Pulivendula is a mandal in the Cuddapah District of Andhra Pradesh, India. It belongs to the Rayalaseema region which is located 76 km west from district headquarters Kadapa. It is further located 386 km from state capital Hyderabad. Pulivendula consists of 40 villages and 7 panchayats.
Places to Stay
The place has some budget and mid-tier priced hotel accommodation facilities at Puttaparthi, the closest to Pulivendula. They are Chaitanya International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800-1200) and Sri Sai Sadan, Puttaparthi (Tariff – Rs. 1000-1400).
The official language of Pulivendula is Telugu. The other language spoken is Urdu.
The Pulivendula village celebrates festivals like Deccan Festival, Telugu New Year, Bhishma Ekadasi, Ugadi, Sri Ram Navami Festival, Nagula Chavithi and Vinayaka Chaturthi
Places of Interest
Pulivendula is a combination of a religious and architectural tourist destination. Museums include Spiritual Museum and Chaitanya Jyoti Museum in Puttaparthi (129 km away), and Kadapa (130 km away) is home to Gandikot Fort of the 13 century, Shri Kondarama Temple (Vonimitta Temple), Bhagvan Mahavir Government Museum and Sri Venkateshwara Wildlife Sanctuary.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Pulivendula is the Bangalore International Airport. It is located about 164 km away from the town.
There is no railway station near Pulivendula in less than 10 km. However, Tirupati Railway Station is a major railway station which is at a distance of 174 km from Pulivendula.
Pulivendula, Vemula and Balapanur APSRTC (Andhra Pradesh State Road Transportation) bus stations are close to Pulivendula. APSRTC runs a number of AC and Non AC buses to the city at frequent intervals. It is well connected to Bangalore with private bus operators such as Bhavani Travels which provides AC and non-AC bus services. Veera Travels operates non-stop bus services from Hyderabad at an average ticket price of Rs. 600 per passenger. KPN and Mahasagar Travels have frequent buses from Vijaywada. Get the best bus ticket booking offer on Ticketgoose.com.