About Bhavani Island:
Bhavani Island is one of the largest river islands in India. It is located in the midst of the Krishna River and upstream of Prakasam Barrage in Vijayawada, with an area of 133 acres (54 ha). Bhavani Island has a variety of infrastructure to attract tourists, including a variety of Sports activities, Resorts, Rural Museum, Berm Park, Ropeway etc. There are some beautiful cottages to stay on the island at present and the boat ride on the island is very pleasant.
Water Sports In Bhavani Island:
Bhavani Island is a paradise for water sports enthusiasts. The Champions Yacht Club provides its patrons and guests with an abundance of exciting adventurous water sports and a variety of recreational experiences. You are bound to fall in love with the water of this island. Here are 17 types of thrilling water sports, such as- ski boat, jet boat rides, pedal boats, banana boat, swan boat rides, bumper boats, boat charters, fishing, round leisure boat trip, exciting floating restaurant etc. You can also enjoy snorkelling and kayaking trips with your friends and family.
Why should you visit this Island?
If you are an adventurer, nature lover and want to enjoy some fun time with family and friends, Bhavani Island is a must visit place for you.
Que: Bhavani Island is located on which river?
Ans: Krishna River.
Que: How much area Bhavani Island acrosses over?
Ans: 133 acres (54 ha).
Que: This Island is the place of choice for whom?
Ans: Experience seekers, Fun lovers, Nature lovers and Photo fanatics.
Que: Is there (Bhavani Island) any chance to do photoshoot for newly married couple?
Ans: Yes, But you’ve to pay 1000 INR for 6 hrs.
Que: Can you bring your own food to this Island?
Timings of Bhavani Island:
Open 24 Hours
How much you need to pay as an Entry Fee?
No Entry Fee
How to reach:
By Air: Vijayawada has its own airport but unfortunately it is around 18 km away from the city centre. Don’t worry, after reaching the airport, you can easily hire taxis, cab or take buses to reach your preferred destinations. This airport is well-networked with the many other major cities of India like Visakhapatnam, Tirupati, Kadapa Hyderabad, Coimbatore, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi. Air India, TruJet, Jet Airways, Jet Connect, SpiceJet and Air Costa are the airliners, which will prove you a comfortable journey. On the other hand, Bhavani Island is just around 8 km away from the Vijayawada city centre via Kanaka Durga Flyover.
By Train: Vijayawada has its own railway station and it is the second highest railway junction in India. It connects many other major cities of India and also it is an important connectivity hub for South India’s railway network. Shatabdi Express, Bangalore Mail, Chennai Express, Coromandal Express, Guwahati Express, Jaipur Express stop here and you can comfortably reach Vijayawada by train. After reaching the railway junction, you can easily hire taxis, cabs or take buses to reach your preferred destinations. Bhavani Island is just around 8 km away from the Vijayawada city centre via Kanaka Durga Flyover.
By Road: Three national highways connect Vijayawada directly with other parts of the country. The Pandit Nehru bus station has more than 450 city buses as well as state buses including Metro Express, Deluxe, A/C, Non-A/C, Sleeper etc. Among the interstate buses, privately owned buses such as Deluxe, Ultra-Deluxe, A/C and Volvo buses play a very satisfactory role. You can easily reach Bhavani Island from Vijayawada city because it’s just around 8 km away via Kanaka Durga Flyover.