Top things to do in Vijayawada

Top Choice Hindu Temple in Vijayawada

Undavalli Cave Temples

This stunning four-storey cave temple was probably originally carved out of the hillside for Buddhist monks in the 2nd century AD, then converted to Hindu use in the 7th century. The shrines are now largely empty, e…
Top Choice Indian in Vijayawada

Minerva Coffee Shop

Great North and South Indian veg cuisine in bright, spotless AC premises. Meals (thalis) are only available from 11.30am to 3.30pm but top-notch dosa, idli and uttapam (₹35 to ₹75) are served all day and the biryani…
Top Choice Multicuisine in Vijayawada


A stylish cafe-resto in a converted suburban bungalow with a great covered terrace. Offers Italian, Mexican, American, European and East Asian dishes, including risotto, good pizza and excellent Western breakfasts. …
Indian in Vijayawada


Offering comfortable AC surrounds, this hotel restaurant has an eclectic menu, including Western and Chinese dishes, but it's the North Indian food that stands out; try the malai kofta (cottage cheese in cardamom gr…
Hindu Temple in Vijayawada

Kanaka Durga Temple

Dating back to the 12th century, this important temple is located on Indrakeeladri Hill, close to the Krishna River, and draws many pilgrims.
Indian in Vijayawada

Arya Bhavan

Pure-veg food in a bright, clean, busy environment, with dosa and other South Indian breakfast items available all day. Good ice cream too!
South Indian in Vijayawada

Minerva Coffee Shop

Very tasty lunch thalis, which have a real Andhra flavour. Some North Indian dishes are also offered.
Mall in Vijayawada

Trendset Mall

Landmark mall with good range of clothes stores, food outlets and a cinema.
Fort in Vijayawada

Kondapalli Fort

This ruined fortress, 25km northwest of Vijayawada, was built around 1360 by the Reddy kings, and passed through a succession of later rulers, including the Qutb Shahis of Golconda in the 16th century, before becomi…