The place of victory, Vijayawada has been witness to the glory of a number of dynasties which graced the peninsular soil for centuries. The place is an absolute beauty, surrounded by hills and rivers on all sides. The Krishna River, fondly referred to as the lover’s river, flows through the city.
Cradled in the lap of nature, Vijayawada is one of the biggest business hubs in India. The place is the focal point of progress and development and still has an aura of antiquity surrounding it. From scenic beauty to delightful meals, the place has it all for those who love history and antiquity.
What Vijayawada Has to Offer?
The city is a blend of historicity and natural beauty. Located at the banks of river Krishna, Vijayawada is home to a number of hills ad waterfronts. A number of forts and religious places are scattered across the city. Here we have listed a few things that the city has to offer:
The city accommodates a number of historical sites such as Kondapallu fort, Mogalarajapuram caves, Gandhi Stupas, and Undavalli caves.
The city of Vijayawada has a cosmopolitan culture and it is reflected by the number of religious buildings it houses. Gunadala Matha Shrine, Hinkar Thirtha, Subramanya Swamy Temple, and Hazratbal Mosque are a few to name.
Vijayawada is a place for nature lovers. The city offers a number of beautiful views that will hold you captive forever and ever. The peaceful Bhavani Island and the magnificent Prakasam Barrage are just a teaser to lure you into the city.
Like any other South Indian city, Vijayawada will feed you with the scrumptious Idli, Dosa, Sambar and Vada served with the flavorsome Sambhar and coconut chutney. The city is known for its toothsome sweets and heavenly fruits.
The streets of Vijayawada are densely packed with shops. Besant Road and Bandar Road are must-visit for shopaholics. Kondapalli toys are very famous in the city.