Madanapalle is a town located in the Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh. It is one of the fastest growing regions in the state and is a major agricultural hub. The town of Madanapalle also serves as the gateway to the beautiful hill station of Horsley Hills. It is in the town of Madanapalle that Rabindranath Tagore gave verse and translated ‘Jana Ganna Manna’ from Bengali to English. Madanapalle gives its tourists one of the rare opportunities to sit back and enjoy teh quaint surroundings of the region. However, there are a few local attractions that can be visited for some recreation like, the Environmental Park, Raja Rajeswaram Temple, Gangammagudi Temple and much more.
Home of three bus stands, Madanapalle has a robust bus connectivity to various regions of the state and neighbouring regions. All Government run buses operate from the RTC Bus stand, while buses bound for Chittoor, Boyakonda and other regions originate from Chittoor Bus stand and lastly, the Madanapalle road station. The popular bus routes from Madanapalle include Madanapalle to Chennai, Madanapalle to Hyderabad, Madanapalle to Bangalore and Madanapalle to Tirupati among others. Bus bookings from Madanapalle can easily be availed online on varied websites like redBus.in and others. Varied classes of buses are also available to choose from, ranging from the humble Non Ac seater buses to the luxury AC Volvo buses.
There are numerous exciting destinations located in close procimity of the town offering a fun and relaxing weekend getaway from Madanapalle like Horseley Hills, Chittoor (91km), Puttaparthi (120km) and Tirupati (123km) among others.