Amaravati, most significant place near Vijayawada is famed for Buddhists Monument and Lord Shiva Temple. The route which leads you from Vijayawada to Amaravati enthralls you with its mesmerizing ambiance and scenic backdrops. You will be awed to watch the Maha Chaitanya Stupa which stands out majestically. As per historical facts, this stupa which was constructed using bricks was built in the reign of Great King Ashoka. The platform of the stupa was elevated to 95 feet high with cardinals. You can see the circular vedika in the Stupa. Other than the Maha Chaitanya Stupa, the Amreswara Temple has enormous footfalls of tourists and devotees from all over India. The main deity of the temple is Shiv Lingam.