Holiday Trip in Vijayawada

Memorable Travel Experiences with Vijayawada Holiday Packages

Popularly known as the City of Victory, Vijayawada is the capital city of Andhra Pradesh. The beautiful city is located on the banks of Krishna River and serves as prominent destination for commerce and trade. It is also an emerging tourism destination in Krishna district and enjoys great religious significance. You can book Vijayawada holiday packages to explore the beauty of this place.
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Tourist Attractions in Vijayawada

Kanaka Durga Temple:

Situated on Indrakiladri Hill, Kanaka Durga Temple is the most popular temple enjoying panoramic view of Vijayawada. The main deity of the temple is Kanaka Durga, who is regarded as the Goddess of power, riches and benevolence. The temple features various inscriptions inside that represent diverse dynasties.

Prakasam Barrage:

Prakasam Barrage was constructed in 1957 and enjoys the wonderful sight of the city with its colossal size across Krishna River. It comprises both railway track and road.

Gundala Church:

Earlier served as an orphanage, Gundala Church is also known as St. Mary's Church. It is located on the eastern side of the town over a hillock. The church celebrates an annual event known as 'Our Lady of Lourdes' amidst hundreds of people.

The Gandhi Stupa:

Gandhi Stupa is positioned on Gandhi Hill and the first memorial built in the memory of Mahatma Gandhi in the whole country. One can see here his teachings inscribed on stone slabs. Some other attractions of the hill are Gandhi Memorial Library, Planetarium, and Sound and Light Show.

Hazrathbal Mosque:

It is a significant sacred place in Vijayawada that houses a holy relic of Prophet Mohammad to be exhibited once during year. People from all over the place come to visit this at the mosque.

Akkana and Madanna Caves:

Built in the 17th century, Akkana and Madanna Caves are the rock-cut caves that are accompanied by one more cave dating back to the 2nd century. The cave houses trinity of Brahma, Vishnu and Maheshwara.

Victoria Jubilee Regional Museum:

Set up by the State Archaeological Department, Victoria Jubilee Regional Museum displays stunning sculptures, beautiful paintings, several idols, weapons, variety of crockery and inscriptions dating back to the 1st and 2nd centuries.

Shopping in Vijayawada

Vijayawada is an exciting destination for shopaholics as it offers a number of things for buying. You can buy here handloom products, handicrafts, chic furniture, textiles, pearl & silver jewelry and much more during Vijayawada trip. Along with these curios, the city offers several wonderful antiques, leather goods, pearls and several semi precious stones. Other important things to buy from Vijayawada are kalamkari paintings and handiworks.

Best Time to Visit Vijayawada

The best time to enjoy Vijayawada vacation is in winters during month of November to February. The weather of Vijayawada is really pleasant in these months as cool breeze enchants the soul of the tourists. In winters, temperature remains between 30°C and 15°C making it ideal for tour. Summer arrives in April and remains up to June with temperature up to 47°C. The atmosphere is really humid and warm. Monsoon remains between July and October through rainfall from both south-west monsoon and north- east monsoon. Winter is the ideal time to visit this wonderful destination.

How to Reach Vijayawada

Vijayawada from one city to another is easy, since a well-laid out connectivity is available to link it with other parts of the country. Yet, before booking Vijaywada holiday packages, check-out the options to reach there.

By Air

Vijayawada has its own airport, which is located 20 km away from the city. It is connected with destinations like Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam through regular flights.

By Train

Reaching Vijayawada by rail is convenient as it enjoys great connectivity of railways. It is well-connected to with all major cities of India through numerous express and super fast trains. Vijayawada is the largest junction that connects the northern and southern parts of India through railways.

By Road

Vijayawada is connected with rest of Andhra Pradesh and other states through a good network of district roads and state highways. A number of APSRTC buses run between Vijayawada and other major cities in and outside the state.
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