Vemulapadu is a tiny village about 292 m above sea-level. It is located in the Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh. Tadpatri, Gooty, Banganapalle are the cities that are close to Vemulapadu. Vemulapadu comes under the Yadiki Mandal and belongs to the Rayalaseema region. Precipitation is usually high in this region due to heavy monsoon showers.
Places to Stay
There are limited accommodation options in Vemulapadu. Thus, it is highly recommended that tourists opt for hotels in Anantpur instead. Some of the hotels in Anantpur are Hotel Sapthagiri (Tariff – Rs. 700), Sampoorna Hotel (Tariff – (Rs. 700) and Amravathi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900.)
The official language spoken in Vemulapadu is Telugu. Hindi and English are also spoken here.
Onam, in February is celebrated with greazt fervour here.
Places of Interest
Vemulapadu has limited tourist attractions. However, tourists have the option of exploring places nearby such as Kurnool (101 km from Vemulapadu), Puttaparthi (106 km from Vemulapadu) and Mantralayam (126 km from Vemulapadu.)
How to Get There
The Bengaluru airport, situated at a distance of 227 km from Vemulapadu is the nearest airport.
Jutturu and Rayalcheruvu are the closest railway junctions and the Bellary Junction, situated 115 km away is the nearest major railway station.
Vemulapadu has a bus stand of its own with buses that connect to cities such as Hyderabad and Anantpur. Private operators such as Meghana Travels run their buses on this route. Book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com and avail of bus booking offers.