VUDA Park, also called Taraka Rama Park was named after former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Sri N T Rama Rao. The Park is develped by Visakhapatnam Urban Development Authority (VUDA) near the Rama Krishna Beach in Visakhapatnam. The Park is one of the best places in the city to enjoy with family in weekends. With a green playfield, artificial caves, beautiful long lawns, flower gardens, and a children's park, boating and swimming facilities makes this park a good place to spend time. Children can spend their time in a 3000 plastic ball coverage.
The Roller Skating Rink is one of the highlighted feature of the Park. The Park is equipted with International class Skating rings which is one of its kind in the country. In fact, this Skating Ring is one of the venues for the 32nd National Games held in the city. Expert faculties in Sports will be available from 9 a.m. to 8.p.m to train the tricks in Skating.
The Vaisakhi Open Air Auditorium is the place where musical concerts are held. Musical classes in Classical Telugu are often organized here by Vaisakha Kala Vedika Trust.
The Musical Fountain which zooms up colorful water to the tune of a cool background music is another attraction. Played daily at 6:30 PM, the musical fountain has an entrance ticket of a mere Rs. 5/- with which you can stay for unlimited time.
Current Developments at the Park
VUDA is currently upgrading park with the a new Yoga center and an Entrance plaza at a cost of Rs. 15 Lakhs.