The rural population of Ananthapur welcomes you to visit them and share their happy stories of how their lives have changed from the help extended by strangers like you.
Located in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, Ananthapuram has been at the forefront of development efforts by RDT for the past for the past 48 years since Father Ferrer and Anne Ferrer arrived here back in 1969.
As esteemed supporters, we always encourage people to visit Ananthapuram see for themselves where and how their contributions are being utilized and also, what more can be done for further improvement.
Why Visit Ananthapuram?
To feel how lucky you are
Inspirational transformation: Towards a meaningful pursuit of life
How your help is being used?
To witness before propagating
Anantapur is 200 km south of Bangalore and 350 km north of Hyderabad. It is well connected with major cities like Hyderabad, Chennai and Bangalore with regular and frequent train and bus services on NH-7 and NH-205 of National Highway network of India. The NH-7 connects it to Bangalore and NH-205 connects it to Chennai via Renigunta. It is located between Hyderabad, Bangalore Highway and Railway line. The nearest Airport is Puttaparty at 70 km.
The airports at Bangalore and Puttaparty serve the needs of air-passengers for getting to Anantapur. The former lies at a distance of 200 km, while the latter is 70 km from the town. Bangalore airport is well-connected to all the major cities of the country, while Puttaparty airport is connected with some limited cities. You can take bus or hire taxis to cover the remaining distance.
Anantapur is connected to the cities like Hyderabad, Bangalore, Mumbai, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Bhubaneswar, Pune, Vishakapatnam and other major cities, by well-laid out network of Indian Railways.
The National Highways 7 and 205 pass through and connect Anantapur with all the major cities of India. Moreover, there are numerous private and government bus services connecting the city with the other parts both, within and outside Andhra Pradesh.