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Gandhi Hill Vijayawada – Timings, History, Train, Photos

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada:

Gandhi Hill (500 feet (150 m) elevation) is a hill in Vijayawada, situated in the Tarapet area behind Vijayawada railway station. The first in the country to have seven stupas is a Gandhi Memorial, constructed on that hill. Also the hill is popularly recognised by Gandhi ‘s name. The Gandhi Hill Vijayawada was historically referred to as the ORR hill.

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada History:

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada is considered a monument to the fight for Indian Independence and pays tribute to the nation’s founder, Mahatma Gandhi. A stone slab with inscriptions of Gandhi quotes is available at the Gandhi Hill Memorial. The facility has a library and a planetarium, offering a display about the nation ‘s father.On 6 October 1968 the former President of India, Dr. Zakir Hussain, unveiled a stupa 52 ft (16 m) wide. Seven tall pillars, each 150 m (490 ft) tall, also exist.

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada Timings:

Day Time
Monday 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Tuesday Closed / Holiday
Wednesday 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Friday 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sunday 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada Entry Fee:

The entry fee for vijayawada gandhi hill is

10 per person

20 per person for Toy Train ride

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada Train:

They run a toy train and it circles the hill top and offers a view of the entire town of Vijayawada, including Prakasam Barrage and the temple of Kanaka Durga. A colourful toy train was introduced to attract visitors.  And 20 per person for a Toy Train ride.

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada  Address:

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada Address: Jawaharlal Nehru Road, K. R. Market, Tarapet, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, 520001, India

Tourist Places Near Vijayawada:

Undavalli Caves

Bhavani Island Vijayawada

Prakasam Barrage Vijayawada

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada Photos:

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada History

Gandhi Hill Vijayawada Timings

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