Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
Also known as Bezawada, the city of Vijayawada is located on the banks of Krishna river, overlooking the Bay of Bengal. One of the major tourist attractions is the Indrakeeladri Hill which forms a scenic backdrop to the city on the west. Vijayawada is also an ideal destination for people to learn more about the region’s history and culture. The city is renowned for temples, Buddhist shrines and the famous Prakasam Barrage. Some of the other well-known places of tourist interest in and around the city include Kanaka Durga Temple, Bhavani Island, Undavalli Caves, Victoria Museum and more.