Rajupalem is a small town and a mandal in the Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh. It consists of 23 villages and 17 Panchayats. Among all the villages, Chowtapapayapalem is the smallest village and Kubadpuram is the largest one. Most of the people staying here are dependent upon agriculture. The climate here is mostly hot and dry. Guntur is the nearest closest city at a distance of 53 km.
Places to Stay
In Rajupalem there is no lodging facility available. Nearby Guntur offers some good accommodation. Some of best budget hotels are Bhavana Residency (Tariff-Rs. 300), Grand Nagarjuna Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 400), Swagruha Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 500), and Hotel Sri Sankar Vilas (Tariff-Rs. 650).
The official language of Rajupalem is Telugu. Urdu is also commonly spoken and understood here.
Natives of Rajupalem celebrate festivals like Deepavali, Dushera and Eid with great fervour and pomp.
Places of Interest
There are several places of interest here in Rajupalem. Guntur attracts many tourists to its Buddhist village- Bhattiprolu, ancient Kondaveedu Forts, Trikutaparvatam- the three-peaked hills and Guthikonda caves. Vijayawada (332 km) is an important tourist destination.
How to Get There
The closest domestic airport is the Vijayawada Airport located 350 km away.
Reddigudem (2 km) and Bellamkonda Railway Stations (4 m) are the nearby railway stations to Rajupalem. The nearest major railway station is in Guntur is located 53 km away.
Sattenapalle, Piduguralla, and Narsaraopet bus stations are the closest bus stations, connecting it to other major cities. Avail of bus booking online offers when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com.