LOCAL TOURISM

VIJAYAWADA TOURISM

BLESSES BY THE BUDDHA HIMSELF

DHYANA BUDDHA STATUE AMARAVATI, GUNTUR

The ancient capital of the Satvahana Empire, Amaravathi is the place where Buddha gave his famous Kalachakra sermon. Come, visit this important center of art, culture and Buddhism.

It is located 40 kms from Vijayawada bus station.

KONDAPALLI FORT

Built in the 14th century as a business centre, the fort was later used as a military training center by the British. (23 kms from Vijayawada bus station). Recently government of andhra pradesh started laser 3d show at kondapalli fort on evening time.

ROCK CUT CAVES UNDAVALLI

Carved out of solid sandstones on a hillside, these caves served as rest houses for Buddhist monks during the 4th and 5th centuries. (7 kms form Vijayawada bus station).

TAKE A HOLY DIP

MANGINAPUDI BEACH (85 kms from Vijayawada).

HAMSALADEVI- It is the place where Krishna River joins into the ocean so called sangamam (90kilometers from Vijayawada.

THE GANDI HILLS

The Gandhi Hill is a hill in Vijayawada, situated behind the Vijayawada railway station in the tarapet area.  A Gandhi Memorial, built on this hill, is the first in the country to have seven stupas.

KOLLERU LAKE

Kolleru Lake is one of the largest freshwater lakes in India located in state of Andhra Pradesh and forms the largest shallow freshwater lake in Asia, 15 kilometers away from the city of Eluru. (Located 75 kms from Vijayawada)

BHAVANI ISLAND

This Island in the backwaters of prakasam barrage across the river has the biggest lagoon.

SURYA LANKA BEACH

SURYA LANKA BEACH A pristine beach on India’s unexplored Eastern Coast, Suryalanka Beach provides a breathtaking panoramic view of the Bay of Bengal. (97 kms from Vijayawada). HAVING BEAUTIFUL RESORTS 

KANAKA DURGA TEMPLE

KANAK DURGA TEMPLE Situated on Indrakeladri Hill on the banks of the River Krishna, this temple is connected to the origin of Vijayawada city.

PANAKALA SWAMY TEMPLE

PANAKALA SWAMY TEMPLE- Come, pay homage and offer jiggery to Lord Vishnu at this ancient temple built atop a passive volcano.

THE HOLY CONFLUENCE

The holy confluence

PAVITRA SANGAMAM GHAT- Come, be a part of the grand rituals that mark the meeting of holy Krishna and the Godavari Rivers. (Located 17 kms from Vijayawada).

DELICACIES OF VIJAYAWADA HUB

DELICACIES OF VIJAYAWADA HUB – Light, healthy snaks, delicious curries for main course, melt-in-the-mouth laddus for dessert. Eat to your heart’s content in Vijayawada.

ROYYALA IGURU

MAMSAM IGURU

MULAKKADA GUJJU KURA

SUNNUNDALU

ANDAR HALWA

 MANGOES

 BANDAR LADDU

VANKAYA PAKODI

GONGURA MUTTON

ULAVA CHARU