/ Vijayawada Tourism
Vijayawada Travel Facts:
•State- Andhra Pradesh
•Languages- Telugu, Hindi
•Best time to visit- October to March
•Weather-22to 41 degrees in summer and 15 to 30 degrees in winter.
Geographically the city of Vijayawada is placed on the banks of the river Krishna and has the Budameru river to the Bay of Bengal to the east and the Indrakeeladri Mountains to the west thus making the city a truly sylvan beauty with water bodies on three sides and the imposing and at the same time majestic mountains on the east. Literally this place may see to be simple but has a due importance in the history as well as the contemporary times in India. The city offers a blend of both city life as well as the agricultural community that is situated in the well irrigated belts of the river Krishna. Vijayawada tourism offers visitors a unique confluence of city and rural life in one spectrum to see experience and also to rejuvenate which is the sole purpose of travelling. The city of Vijayawada is also the third largest city in the state and has many features and due credits.
Vijayawada can be described as an agricultural hub, bustling town and a city with many stories and incidences of myths and tales. For tourists there are number of choices in terms of places to visit. Tourists can experience both the simplicity of the country side and the agricultural community. The country side offers tourists that peace and tranquilly and epitome of simplicity that is often missed and never experienced in the hustles and the tensions of everyday life. Tourists can visit the lush green fields and spend a day or two in simple surroundings. Apart from that there are also other places like the Kondapalli Fort that is believed to be built around the time of the 7Th century. Moogalarajapuram caves which also date back to the same period are sure place to visit and is one of a kind in terms of caves in South India. The Undavalli caves are also an attraction for those interested in knowing more about the monuments. The city is also blessed with nature with the Bhavani Island which is the largest and is visited by tourists all over the year. Gandhi Hill and Mangalgiri is also places that tourist can afford to miss. Vijayawada is also known for its temples like the Amravati, Gundala Mata Shrine, Hinka Thritha which is a Jain Place of worship and the Kanka Durga and Subramanian Swami Temples.
Weather in Vijayawada is normally hot with temperatures normally soaring however the humidity levels are also not that high and the cool winds are a blessing. The region is blessed with rains from the north east and south west monsoon rains and hence the rain extends from June to October. However the best time to Vijayawada is from October to March. This time the weather is pleasant and good for visiting travelers.
Vijayawada is also the economic nerve center of the state of Andhra Pradesh and has well developed systems and therefore finding accommodations both basic and luxury, is not a problem. The Basic rooms are affordable and come with the best services. Luxury rooms offer outstanding recreational facilities and amenities.
The Transport system of Vijayawada is well developed and such tourist would not have much of a problem during travel. However the only problem that visiting tourists face is that of hiring taxis. However there is state government as well as special private tourist buses. Being a city, the rail head is located close to the city and is also the largest railway station in the Southern Railway network. The Airport is also located next to the city.
Vijayawada indeed offers tourist with a number of experiences. It offers a confluence of life by the country side and life which is heading to the fast lane. Tourist have replete options to explore and visit . Most of all this holiday destination in all it uniqueness is a perfect place to realx and rejuvenate while on holiday.