Rajahmundry, the name itself conveys everything. Rajahmundry, formerly known as 'rajahmahendravaram' has its own identity, sovereignty and uniqueness in the state & country. It was built and ruled by the great chalukya king raja raja narendra(1022AD). After him Rajahmundry was ruled by mighty kakatiyas, vijayanagara kings and nizam before the British. Rajamahendravaram was renamed into Rajahmundry during British rule. Rajahmundry also known as Dakshan Kashi (South), because the city banks on the holy river Godavari (the longest flowing river in India). This noble city enjoys best Geographical location and whether conditions.
Rajahmundry is the capital city of culture and heritage. City has the best connectivity through rail, road, water and airways. It is one of the popular tourist destiny in Andhra Pradesh with many attractive places. Rajahmundry is enriched with abundant natural resources, fertile soil, forest, lands and man power. City comprised with many state, central, private organizations and multinational companies. It is one of the best revenue generator to the state of Andhra Pradesh from East Godavari district. The city is land/home for many cultures, traditions and people of various religions. People of this city are gentle by nature and generous in attitude. According To 2011 census, it is 6th populous city in the state of AP and 128th in India.
" Rajahmahendravaramu andhradesaniki/telugunelaku manihaaramu "
The city is a crown jewel of India, with many pleasant features. Rajahmundry gave birth to many social reformers, freedom fighters, politicians, poets, drama artists, industrialists, film actors and actresses. City municipality turned into Rajahmundry Corporation in the year 2002-03 with 50 wards (rural & urban). The main allurement of the city is river Godavari. On this river the famous and longest Godavari road and rail bridges are situated. The other attractions in the city are famous temples, ISKON temple at Gowtami ghat, pushkar & kotilingala ghats, AP paper mills, sarangadhara metta(hill), kadiyam nurseries, river shesrowing, Gen. Sir Arthur Thomas Cotton's museum and barrage at dowleshwaram, fortgate(kotagummam), 130+yrs old Govt. Boys High School(Training College), Famous Autonomous(Arts) College, etc.., Rajahmundry is the best food hub for delicious and delightful food items, recipes and pickles. The city Rajahmundry welcomes one and all. Come and visit our joyful capital city of culture and heritage. Te city offers countless alluring sceneries of nature, historical monuments, mouth watering dishes etc.
"Welcome to nature built green city " come visit and enjoy the beauty of the city.