Gudlavalleru is a village in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It comes within the Coastal Andhra region and is a part of the Krishna district. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Vijayawada at a distance of 53 km west on the banks of the Krishna river. Another major urban hub close by is Eluru at a distance of 53 km.
Places to Stay
The best budget lodging places in the area are located in the city of Vijayawada. Some of the hotels worth trying are Hotel Sri Krishna Residency (Tariff – Rs. 700), Haritha Berm Park (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Grand Residence (Tariff – Rs. 1,000) and Green Valley Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of Gudlavalleru is Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated are Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Ugadi in March-April and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
Some of the places which are worth visiting in Vijayawada, located at a distance of 53 km from here, are Kanaka Durga Temple, Undavalli Caves, the picturesque Prakasam Barrage, Moghalrajpuram Caves, Bhavani Island, Hazratbal Masjid and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airports are the Vijayawada and the Rajahmundry Airports at distances of 61 km and 161 km respectively.
The Vijayawada Junction Railway Station is the nearest biggest railway station at a distance of 58 km.
State transport buses as well as private buses connect the village to different cities in the region. Some of the private operators active are SRM Travels and Kesineni Travels. Buses to the village are available from Vijayawada and Eluru. Online bus reservation facility has made the process of bus booking in India very convenient.