Vedangi, located about 415 km from Hyderabad, is in Andhra Pradesh’s West Godavari district. It is a small hamlet with a population of 4,985. For villagers to travel to other cities or people coming from outside the village has to come to Palacole, which is around 6 km from here. There is a good network of buses from Palacole.
Places to Stay
There are no accommodation facilities in Vedangi, except for a few homestays. Tunuku, located around 22 km from here, has a number of options for tourists. Some of the budget hotels in Tunuku are Hotel Chitturi Heritage (Tariff –Rs.1,000), Vidya Residency (Tariff –Rs.1,000), and Hotel Anand Residency (Tariff –Rs.1,000).
The official language of Vedangi is Telugu.
Pongal in January, Puthandu in April, Navaratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November are some of the important festivals celebrated here.
Places of Interest
Vedangi has a number of tourist attractions nearby like Palacole (6 km), Narasapur (16 km), Tunuku (22 km), Bhimavaram (22 km) and Konaseema (27 km).
How to Get There
Rajahmundry airport, which is about 68 km away, is the closest to the village.
Palacole railway station (6 km) is the nearest railway station. The major railhead connecting this village is in Rajahmundry, which is 52 km away.
The nearest bus stand from here is in Palacole. Buses ply regularly from Palacole to Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam. Kaveri Kamakshi Travels and Shree Kaleshwari Travels are some top operators plying their buses on this route. Online bus booking in India is one of the most preferred ways of getting bus tickets to various popular places in India.