Vijayawada is a nice city located at the head of the delta of Krishna river. The place is popular for the authentic Telugu culture and is considered as the heart ofAndhra Pradesh culture and language. A number of people visit here for religious reasons. There are two important Hindu sites – Durga Temple and Krishna Pushkaram which is help every twelve years. It is believed that Lord Pushkara resides in Krishna river during that time and therefore the festival is celebrated to worship him.
Amaravathi which is not very far from Vijayawada, had been a centre of Buddhist learning activities for many centuries. Here you will find the various interesting things about Buddhist culture. Vijayawada is very well known for its port and the whole city is surrounded by hills and intersected by canals which make it appear wonderful. The city is well connected to the other parts of the country and many people visit here to get the real flavor of Telugu culture.