Vellaturu is a village situated in the Bhattiprolu Mandal in Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh. It falls under the Andhra region. It is located 53 km towards east from Guntur, the district headquarters and 3 km from Bhattiprolu. Hyderabad is 333 km away from the town. The nearby cities and places to visit are Repalle, Bhattiprolu, Tenali, Tippalakatta, Ponnur, Pesarlanka, and Machilipatnam. It lies in the border of Guntur and Krishna districts.
Places to Stay
There are plenty of good budget hotels to stay in Vellaturu. Swagruha Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 830), Hotel Nanduri Regency (Tariff - Rs. 1000), Grand Nagarjuna Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 1000), and Hotel Sindoori (Tariff - Rs. 1000) are few of them.
Telugu is the official language in Vellaturu. Hindi, English, and Urdu are also spoken here.
Major festivals celebrated Vellaturu are Dussehra in September-October, Sankranthi in January, Ugadi March-April, Rama Navami in March-April, Vinayaka Chaturthi in August, Diwali in November, and Christmas in December.
Places of Interest
The nearby tourist places of Vellaturu are Krishna (38 km), Machelipatnam (40 km), Guntur (51 km), Vijayawada (54 km), Amaravathi (77 km), Repalle (11 km), Tenali (25 km), Machilipatnam (36 km), and Vemuru (11 km).
How to Get There
Vijayawada Airport is the nearest airport to Vellaturu located at a distance of 52 km.
Bhattiprolu Railway Station (2 km) is the nearest station to Vellaturu.
Vellaturu is well connected to Repalle by road. There are regular buses plying to other major cities like Avanigadda, Guntur, Vijayawada, Tenali, Chirala, and Hyderabad. Few best bus services are Kesineni Travels, Sri Venkataramana Travels, and RP Travels. Booking a bus ticket in advance will save you a lot of hassle.