It is a village located in the East Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh. Mandapeta, Rajahmundry, Nidadavole and Kovvur are the nearby cities. The best season to travel is between the months of October and March.
Places to Stay
There are hotels close to Katheru located in Rajahmundry (8 km away) such as La Hospin Hotel and Resort Pvt. Ltd. (Tariff – Rs. 1000 onwards), KSR Royal Fort (Tariff – Rs. 500-1000)
The language spoken in Katheru is Telugu. Other languages spoken are Hindi and Urdu.
Festivals celebrated in Katheru are Pongal, Ugadi and Ganesh Chaturthi. Dhanamma Thalli Jathara is also celebrated from April to May.
Places of Interest
Katheru has nearby tourist destinations such as Kakinada (56 km away) which includes Kakinada Port, Coringa Sanctuary and Daksharamam. Bhadrachalam (130 km away) includes Parnasala, Sitaramchandra Swamy Temple, Abhaya Anjaneya Temple and Jattayu Paaka. Rajahmundry (6 km away) includes Sri Gowthami Grandhalayam, Draksharamam Temple and Sri Arthur Cotton Museum.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Rajahmundry Airport which is 8 km away from Katheru. This airport connects to all major cities such as Hyderabad, Bangalore, and Chennai.
Godavari and Kovvur are the nearby railway stations with a distance of 5 to 8 km from Katheru. Rajahmundry Railway Station is the major railway station which is 8 km away and has trains running to major towns and cities.
Gokavaram and Kovvur have the nearby APSRTC (Andhra Pradesh State Road Transportation) bus stations running buses from major cities to here. Few private bus services like Model Tours and Travels (Katheru to Hyderabad) with the bus fare of Rs. 450 onwards provide bus services to Hyderabad, Rajahmundry and Vijaywada. Bus ticket online booking has never been easier through Ticketgoose.com’s mobile apps.