Gandhi hill is a popular tourist spot located in the heart of Vijayawada city. There is a Gandhi memorial built on the hills. The memorial has seven stupas which is one of its kind. The hill is named after Mahatma Gandhi, Father of the nation. This memorial also has a planetarium and a library. A show on the life of Mahatma Gandhi is also aired here. You can find stone slabs with Gandhi’s quotations inscribed on them.
How to reach Gandhi Hill in Vijaywada?
Gandhi hill is located behind the Vijayawada Railway station in Tarapet. It can easily be reached from Vijayawada Railway station. The nearest Airport is Vijayawada Airport, located at a distance of 25 kms. All major trains going to Chennai, stop at Vijayawada.
The ideal time to visit Gandhi hills
You should plan your journey to Vijayawada in the month of November to March as the weather is comparatively cooler and more pleasant.