Vijayawada, set on the north bank of the River Krishna, is all set to sail into the limelight in the revised geographical makeup of the state of Andhra Pradesh. An important commercial and industrial hub, it also boasts an enviable assortment of cultural and historical sites.
One of the largest islands in Andhra Pradesh, Bhavani Island is set in the midst of Krishna River with the landmark Prakasam Barrage in close proximity. It is named after the goddess Kanaka Durga whose historic temple on Indrakeeladri Hill is accessible by road. Our Concierge will pack a gourmet picnic which you can savour on the island while soaking in the views. Thrill seekers can opt for adventure rides and witness the evening laser show which depicts the history of Vijayawada.
Kanaka Durga Temple
This temple is dedicated to the presiding deity of Vijayawada, Kanaka Durga, a goddess so powerful that the temple is said to have manifested itself. The temple is perched atop the Indrakeeladri Hills. Enjoy great views over the city and the River Krishna after your visit to the sanctum sanctorum.