Known to be the commercial city of Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada is surrounded by two rivers t Krishna river on the east and west and the Budameru River on the north. The city which means victory is known to have the largest junction of South India. The place is important state since it is situated on stretch of the Chennai-Howrah and Chennai-Delhi rail routes. It is also has a highway 5 and 9 connecting the city. One of the most popular temples in Vijayawada is the Kanaka Durga temple. It is located on the Indrakeeladri hill that overlooks the river Krishna.
Budget Hotels in Vijayawada
There are good budget hotels in Vijayawada,Some of them are Hotel Sai Siddartha (Tariff – Rs.550), Quality Hotel D V Manor (Tariff – Rs.990) and Lotus Green Park (Tariff – Rs.1000).
The official language of Vijayawada is Telugu. The other languages spoken include English
Events in Vijayawada
Deccan festival is one of the famous festivals in Vijayawada. It is celebrated for five days in the month of February.
Places to See in Vijayawada
There are several places of tourist attraction in Vijayawada. Some of the places include Kondapalli Fort, Vijayawada, Vijayawada (8kms from Vijayawada), Mogalarajapuram Caves (5 kms from Vijayawada), Undavalli Caves (7kms from Vijayawada) and Victoria Museum (20 kms from airport).
How to Get There
Vijayawada Airport is located about 20 kms away from the heart of city.
Vijaywada railway junction is the most important railway station of Southern railway network.
Vijayawada bus terminus is the biggest in Asia. It stands next Chennai . Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Sidhi Vinayak Tours N Travels, Barathi Travels amd Abi Tours & Travel. Avoid standing in queues in bus counters and go for online bus ticket booking facility instead.
A town located in Kadapa District of Andhra Pradesh, Rajampet is famous for its china clay. One of the biggest towns in the Kadapa District, Rajampet is also well-known for its Orchards, Mango, Lemon, Banana and Papaya. The town is surrounded by a large number of historical places. There are numerous schools and colleges located in Rajampet.
Budget Hotels in Rajampet
There are many hotels in Rajampet. Tourists’ visiting the town can stay at Maruthi Prasanna Lodge that offers rooms from Rs.500 onwards.
Telugu is the Local Language here.
Events in Rajampet
All annual festivals like Sankranthi, Ugadi, Diwali, Dussehra, Christmas and Ramzan are celebrated here.
Places to See in Rajampet
Kanyakaparameswari Temple, Marammatalli temple and Sankar Mutt are located close to the bus stand.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Tirupati
Rajampet has its own railway station
Rajampet bus stand runs regular bus services. Private bus operators like Dhanunjaya Travels , Sree Kaleswari Travels, Reddy Express Tours & Travels and Kaveri Kamakshi run regular buses to and from the town. Booking a bus ticket has never been easier as you can book through your mobile as well.