Denduluru is a village in the western Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. It is 9 km away from the Eluru district headquarters. Many politicians of Andhra Pradesh are from Denduluru. It is famous for its temples, ponds and the rare white brinjal (eggplant) which is grown here.
Places to Stay
Quite a few budget-friendly hotels can be found in the Eluru district. These include the Usha Valentine Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600 onwards), Adithya Central Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1100 onwards) and Hotel Grand Aarya (Tariff – Rs. 1300 onwards.)
The official language of Denduluru is Telugu. Other languages that are spoken here include Hindi and English.
Some of the important festivals that are celebrated in this region are Pongal (mid -January), Ganesh Chaturthi (August-September.)
Places of Interest
Eluru is popular for a lake called the Kolleru Lake. Other places that can be visited by tourists include Dwaraka Tirumala, Godavari and the Sri Adikesava Embermannar Swamy temple in Godavari.
How to Get There
Denduluru has no airport facility. The Vijayawada airport (39.5 km away) is the airport nearest to Eleru.
The closest railway station is at Eluru which is not far from Denduluru.
Denduluru is connected to other places via Eluru. From here, one can catch buses to places such as Rajahmundry, Bangalore, Vijayawada, Guntur, Hyderabad, Tirupathi, Chennai, Chittoor and Vishakhapatnam. Sai Krishna Travels, Sree Kaleswari Travels and Kesineni Travels are some of the good bus operators in this region. To book a bus ticket you no longer need to go to a bus counter, as online tickets are available on bus booking portals.