A village in Andhra Pradesh’s West Godavari district, Poduru was once a lush forest. In Telugu, the word “Poduru” signifies “small or little forest”. Though the village is small and the lifestyle followed by the people is very simple, they enjoy themselves in every small way that they can.
Places to Stay
There are a few inns and rest houses constructed for the tourists. Tourists visiting the village often spend a night at these inns. Some of these hotels are Sai Krishna River View (Tariff- Rs. 1000) and the Akanksha Inn (Tariff- Rs. 1000).
The official language spoken by the people of Poduru is Telugu.
The people of Poduru village celebrate most of the Andhra Pradesh’s festivals such as Ugadi (Telugu New Year), and Rama Navami (9 days after Ugadi).
Places to Visit
The only places to visit in this small quite village are the local temples. The village has 5 complex temples. However, the Vinayaka Temple is the most well known temple in this village.
How to Get There
Closest domestic airport to Poduru is the Rajamundri Airport. The Hyderabad Airport is the nearest international airport.
The Rajamundri Railway Station is the closest railway station to Poduru.
Poduru has well connected state highways connecting to all the nearby districts. Several long distances buses are available from every big bus stop that would help you to reach the village. Online bus tickets are available on a number of bus booking websites which has made it easy for travellers to confirm their tickets.