Vijaywada is the third largest city of Andhra Pradesh and is located on the banks of Krishna river. Vijaywada means "The place of victory" and is very famous for its mangoes and other sweets. Also known as the ploitical capital of the state, it is 275 Kms from Hyderabad. Vijaywada has the largest railway station in South India. This place attracts a fairly good number of tourists every year.Undavalli Caves, Prakasam Barrage, Gandhi Stupa on Gandhi Hill, The Mogalarajapuram Caves and Kanakadurga Temple are the main tourist attractions.