About Gudur

Located in the Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh, a state in India, Gudur is one of the well-known municipalities. This municipality is considered to be the headquarters of the Gudur revenue division and Gudur Mandal. Based on the 2011 census, this town had an overall population of 60,625. Out of this number, 5,672 were children, 30,839 were females and 29,786 were males. The overall literacy rate during the time of the last census stood at 74.06%, which was greater than the average Indian literacy rate of 73%.

Gudur

Municipality of Gudur

This town was properly established in 1954 and its entire jurisdiction covers an area of the 9.14 km2. The Urban areas of the entire town comprise of Gudur municipality and the other branches. The branches in include Chillakur, Guduru (West), Guduru (East) and Chennuru-II. Also, this town forms a part of the Gudur (SC) constituency for the AP legislative assembly. The current sitting MLA of this constituency is Pasim Sunil Kumar, who belongs to the Telugu Desam Party. In the year 2016, the MLA joined the TDP. Along with this, this place acts as a part of the Tirupati constituency as well. The municipal commissioner of the town is P.Gopinath and the municipal chairperson is Ponaka Devasena.

Geography of Gudur

The climate is usually tropical and a good amount of rainfall can be seen in the summer. Usually winters have very less rainfall and a unique factor is that the winters show less rainfall when compared to summers. Along with being classified as Aw by Köppen and Geiger, Gudur has an average temperature of 29.2 °C. Also, 1025 mm of precipitation can be seen annually.

History of Gudur

The Gudur railway station acts as one of the places of historical significance in Gudur. This is one of the major junction stations that connect to Vellore Katpadi and Arakkonam via Tirupati. It is under the purview of the Vijaywada railway division.

The Vijayawada-Chennai and Chirala-Elavur links were established in the years 1899 and 1980-81, respectively. This junction contains lifts in every platform and an Esclator in the very first platform. Overall 177 daily trains, which includes 10 passenger trains and 90 express trains pass through or start from the Gudur junction.

Tourism in Gudur

Even though tourism is not well known in Gudur, there are some temples that are visited by devotees. These temples are-
  • Hanuman Temple
  • Mahalaksmi Temple
  • Temple Kodarndrana
  • Veerbhadra Swami Temple
  • Sri Venkateshwara Swamy Temple
  • Sri Ramanjeneya Temple
  • Sri Maha Laxamma Temple
Along with these temples, the other temples that can be visited are vintage places like the Sangam Theatre, Sra Theatre, and Christ Holy Church, and Gs Rayaru Picture Palace. As noted earlier the tourism industry is not very active in Gudur. Many frequent travelers believe that the government of Andhra Pradesh has to be more proactive in building the tourism set up in this town if the city has to become well-known to the outside world.

Shopping in Gudur

Though no big shopping malls or complexes but Gudur has some good markets and shops selling the finest quality oaf silk sarees and dresses. One can find a lot of variety for children's wear as well.

Jo Lali Childrens Shopee

Address: Raja Veedhi, Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 094405 40278

C R Shopping Mall

Address: Konetimitta, Nehru Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101   
 
Modern Silk Stores

Address: Shop No.34, Muthyala Pet, Hospital Road, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

KSM Mens Wear

Address: Hospital Road, B.V Nagar, E.V. Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Sri Sairam Jewellery

Address: Raja Veedhi, Brahmin street, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Fashion Focus
Address: Venkatagiri - Gudur Rd, E.V. Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Ragavendra Provisions
Address: Gudur, Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Sai Rathna Stores
Address: Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Fashion Influence Clothing India Pvt Ltd
Address: Hospital Rd, Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 086242 50699

Shareef Jan's Home Shop
Address: Gandhi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 091603 45424

Vanamali Cloth And Cloth Garlands
Address: 8-144 Tirupati Road, Opp:SBI Town Branch, Puttur, Andhra Pradesh 517583
Phone: 098852 88801

Naveen Shoe Mart
Address: Gandhi Municipal Buildings, No. 40, Venkatagiri - Gudur Rd, B.V Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Vittal Silk House
Raja Veedhi, Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 086242 51218

Muni Lakshmi Chenetha Vastrlayam
Address: 16-153, 524132, Venkatagiri - Gudur Rd, Brahmin street, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 094404 75774

Hospitals in Gudur


Gudur has some of the best hospitals all well equipped with modern amenities and facilities. Doctors are well trained to handled complicated cases as well. Some of the hospitals in Gudur are:

Mydhili Hospital
Address: Market Road, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 086242 53896

Tanuja Hospital

Address: Hospital Road, East Street, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Medical Stores in Gudur

The medical stores in Gudur ave all the medicines ranging form allopathic to ayurvedic and homeopathic. They also keep beauty and bay products.

MedPlus
Address: Hospital Road, Konetimitta, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 040 6674 3000

Sri Gudur Pharmacy
Address: opp gudur, GOVT Hospital Rd, Satyannarayana Puram, Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh 522101

SK Medicals
Address: Narasingarao Pet, M.V.Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Sangeetha Medicals
Address: Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Sri Lakshmi Bhaskara Medicals
Address: Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Mamatha Medicals & Fancy
Address: Shivalayam, Brahmin Street, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Emergency Services in Gudur


Police Station Gudur
Address: Mutyalapet, Nellore, NH-5, Guntur Chennai Highway, Gudur, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Fire Service in Gudur
Address: B.V Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

How to reach Gudur

By Flight
Gudur does not have an airport. Hence, there are no direct flights to Gudur. The closest airport is the Tirupati airport. Tourists or travelers can reach the Tirupati airport and reach Gudur and hire a taxi to cover a distance of 67 km and reach Gudur.

By Train
Gudur is well connected by the Indian Railway network. All trains from major cities in India pass through Gudur.

By Bus
There are many regular buses that run from Gudur to major cities in India.

Hotels in Gudur

Gudur has a number of hotels for the tourists and businessmen travelling to Gudur. These hotels have all the basic facilities like restaurants, laundry and doctor on call. Some of the hotels are:

Modern Hotel

Address: Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 040 6868 6868

VSR Residency
Address: Hospital Road, Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 086242 20034

Surya Lodge
Address: Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 089757 97694

Sai Dwaraka Lodge
Address: Mutyalapet, Nellore, NH-5, Guntur Chennai Highway, Gudur, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 086242 50582

Hotel Seasons Inn

Address: 24-1692, Police Office Road, Dargamitta, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh 524003
Phone: 0861 232 4001

Sri Laxmi Venkateshwara Lodge
Address: Nellore, NH-5, Guntur Chennai Highway, Gudur, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 094404 03349

Restaurants in Gudur

Tourists should spend some time enjoying the local cuisine in Gudur. The restaurants serve both vegetarian and non-vegetarian cuisine. Apart from local cuisine it also serves continental and Chinese food.

Moti Mahal
Address: Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Sri Kabab House
Address: SH 58, Swarna Bharathi Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 081433 31331

Alpha Family Paradise Multi Cuisine Restaurant
Address: 1/163,Gontlas Plaza,Opp NPR gas agency, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

Nirmala Restaurant and Bar
Address: Hospital Rd, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 093908 33666

Amaravathi family Highway Restaurant
Address: 1, Writersatram, Chillakur Mandal, Gudur, Muthyalapadu, Andhra Pradesh 524412
Phone: 081069 12919

Cakes N Creams
Address: Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101
Phone: 090325 77932

Usha Fast Foods

Address: B.V Nagar, E.V. Nagar, Gudur, Andhra Pradesh 524101

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