Yernagudem is a small village located in the Devarapalle mandal in Andhra Pradesh and is a part of the west Godavari district. The cities nearest to Yernagudem are Nidadavole (22 km) and Rajahmundry (32 km). Yernagudem has a predominantly agrarian economy with rice, sugarcane and tobacco being the primary crops grown here. It is centrally located on the highway connecting Rajahmundry to Vijayawada.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Yernagudem, nearby Nidadavole has a number of good budget hotels to choose from. These include Sai Priya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Iswara Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Bomanna Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official language of Yernagudem is Telugu.
The important festivals of Yernagudem are mostly in the Karthika masam in October-November, according to the Hindu almanac. These are Ganesh Chaviti, Navratri, and Deepavali.
Places of Interest
There are mostly places of religious interest in nearby Nidadavole like Jamia Masjid, and Golingeswaraalayam. Then there are also Someswaraalayam and Anjaneyaalaym temples to visit.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Yernagudem is in Madhurapudi (53 km), near Rajahmundry.
The nearest railway station to Yernagudem is in Nidadavole. It is an important railway junction with all major trains in the South-Central line to Hyderabad, Vijayawada and other places in Andhra Pradesh making a stop here.
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