Vijayawada has implemented the Bus Rapid Transport System (BRTS) to ensure smoother public transport. The entire city is connected by a network of buses operated by Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) and has buses running on CNG. Pandit Nehru Bus Station is a very busy bus station and the local city buses traverse the entire city.
The city has plenty of taxi services to serve one’s intra-city transport requirements. Private taxi operators have a range of options regarding the kinds of vehicle to choose from. Smart taxis are available such as the trending mobile app-based taxi services like Ola Cabs. Auto rickshaws are easily obtainable but the only caveat is that they are not meter-run. However, Vijayawada has pre-paid auto kiosks at bus terminals and railway stations where one can pay for the ride in advance and procure a receipt ensuring no overcharges. Cycle rickshaws are also available and you can hop onto one for a leisurely ride.
You can reserve a car of your choice through online booking where a wide selection of cars like luxurious, normal AC, non-AC models and the like are available. There are several companies that rent cars such as Clear Car Rental, Savaari Car Rentals and so on and one can choose several tour packages such as sightseeing, adventure, honeymoon, pilgrimage, corporate or business tours.
Vijayawada Metro Rail is proposed to launch by 2018.
Vijayawada has no local trains.
If exercising is right up your alley, then a walking tour it is and this will take you into corners and byways unearthing all kinds of secrets of Vijayawada.
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Watching a dance or folk theatrical performance in Vijayawada is a great way to understand the cultural heritage of this city.
The forts, temples and museums in Vijayawada reflect its rich culture and heritage, and are a must-see.
Vijayawada has all sorts of entertainment, excitement, and fun awaiting you
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