A village in Andhra Pradesh’s East Godavari district, Vaddiparru abounds in green paddy fields, coconut trees, banana plantations and beautiful water bodies. It makes for a perfect weekend getaway with a rural setting. Some of the cities close to this village are Narsapur (22 km), Mandapetta (52 km) and Rajahmundry (64 km).
Places to Stay
Hotels are very basic in Vaddiparru. But you will find a number of budget hotels in Rajahmundry. Some of them include Vishnavi Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 500), Sangam Residency Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 700) and Akshay Residency (Tariff –Rs. 1,000).
The official language of this place is Telugu.
Pongal in January, Ugadi in March-April, Navaratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November are some of the important festivals celebrated here.
Places of Interest
The village has several, temples, canals and water bodies worth a visit. Other attractions nearby include Valluru (3 km), Gummuluru (4 km), Narsapur (22 km) and Konaseema (31 km).
How to Get There
Rajahmundry airport, which is 80 km away, is the closest to the village.
The major railhead connecting this village with other cities is Rajahmundry railway station, which is about 63 km away.
There are buses from Rajahmundry. State-run buses cater to passengers travelling on this route. Volvo bus is the most preferred choice of all travellers these days.