Explore Hyderabad

   There is something for everyone here in Hyderabad

Historical Destinations.

  1. Charminar: – A 400-year-old piece of architecture is the symbol of Hyderabad. It represents the pride of this great city.
  1. Chaowmahalla Palace: – The ruling seat and residence of the Nizam himself.  A visit to this palace takes you back in time.
  1. Falaknuma Palace: – Residence of the great Nizam Mir Mahboob Ali Khan. A Palace fit for a king, situated on a hill which overlooks the entire city.
  1. Golconda Fort: – The stronghold of the great Qutub shahi dynasty which was also the birthplace of Quli Qutub shah, the man responsible for this beautiful city.
  1. Mecca Masjid: – The grand Mosque of Hyderabad. It’s built entirely out of materials brought from the city of Mecca. Hence its name
  1. Qutub shahi tombs: – The final resting place of the Qutub shahi dynasty. Prominent figure Quli Qutub shah rests here.
  1. Salarjung Museum: – Most loyal to the Nizam this was Salarjung family residence which was then turned into a museum with over a 100 artifacts.
  1. Grand Bazaars: – Consists of Sultan Bazaar, Chudi Bazaar, and General Bazaar. Some of the oldest bazaars in town.
  1. Paigah Tombs– are the tombs belonging to the nobility of Paigah family, who were fierce loyalists of the Nizams, served as statespeople, philanthropists, and generals.
  1. Osman Sagar Lake: -Osman Sagar, popularly known as Gandipet, is a reservoir in the Indian city of Hyderabad. The lake is around 46 km², and the reservoir is around 29 km², with the total level of 1,790 feet and a capacity of 3.9 tmc ft.
  1. Nizam Museum: -Nizam Museum or H.E.H Nizam’s Museum is a museum located in Hyderabad at Purani Haveli, a palace of the erstwhile Nizams.
  1. Telangana state Archaeology Museum: -Archeologist Henry Cousens first explored the site in the beginning of the 19th century, and around 1940 the mound was excavated under the supervision of Nizam of Hyderabad. The excavated items were placed in a museum built on the ancient site.
  1. Osmania University: –It is a public state university located in Hyderabad, India, founded in 1918 with the help of chief Architect of Mahbub Ali Khan – Nawab Sarwar Jung

Places of Worship.

  1. Birla Mandir –  is a Hindu temple, built on a 280 feet (85 m) high hillock called Naubath Pahadon a 13 acres (53,000 m2) plot.
  1. Chilkur Balaji Temple: – Chilkur Balaji Temple, popularly known as “Visa Balaji Temple”, is an ancient Hindu temple of Lord Balaji on the banks of Osman Sagar in Hyderabad
  1. Jubilee Pedhamma Temple: -The Temple is a must-visit during the Bonaalu festival which occurs during June–July every year

Foodie’s Paradise.

  1. MozamJahi Market: – It was constructed in 1935 during the reign of the last Nizam, Mir Osman Ali Khan. It was named after his second son Moazzam Jah. Jambagh flower market was a part of the market.
  1. Pista House: – The restaurant is known for its Hyderabadi biryani. It is popular for its haleemwhich it supplies to restaurants in Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Visakhapatnam, USA  and the Middle East.
  1. Karachi Bakery: -The bakery is popular for its fruit biscuits, dil kush, and plum cake.
  1. Paradise: – Paradise Hotel serves Hyderabadi dum biryani, Kebabs, Chinese cuisine, Tandoori cuisine etc. and Hyderabadi haleem during Ramadan.

 Tourists’ spots.

  1. Nagarjuna Sagar Dam: – Nagarjuna Sagar Dam was built across the Krishna river at Nagarjuna Sagar where the river forms the boundary between Nalgonda District in Telangana and Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh states in India.
  1. Hitech City: – The modern Hyderabad. Home to many international IT companies and the representation of the future.
  1. Birla Planetarium: – It’s is an Indian science museum, the Dinosaurium being the newest addition to the planetarium
  1. Nehru Zoological Park: –  It is one of the most visited destinations in Hyderabad, and is named after the first prime minister of the country, Jawaharlal Nehru.
  1. Ananthagiri Hills: -It is one of the dense forests in Telangana Ananthagiri Temple is located in this forested area. It is the Birthplace of Musi river, which flows through Hyderabad, It is one of the earliest habitat areas. Ancient caves, medieval fort structures, and temple show the antiquity of this area.
  1. k.B.R Park: -Kasu Brahmananda Reddy(K.B.R) National Park is a national park located in Jubilee Hills. Hyderabad’s very own central park.
  1. Ramoji Film city: – It is the largest integrated film city in the world. It is also a popular tourism and recreation centre, containing natural and artificial attractions including an amusement park.
  1. Snow World: – Snow Worldis an amusement park located in Hyderabad, Telangana, India within an area of about 2 acres (0.81 ha). Located beside Indira Park and along the Hussain Sagar lake, the park was inaugurated on 28 January 2004.
  1. Wonderla: -is a leading amusement park designing and operating company in India
  1. Kotla Viayabhaskara Reddy Botanical Garden: – An eco-tourist destination, the botanical garden is in Madhapur, near the Hi-tech City, approximately 16 kilometers from Hyderabad. Tents are available for longer visits.
  1. Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park: -Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Parkis a deer national park located in Vanasthalipuram,Hyderabad, Telangana, India. It is spread over 3,758 acres. It is the largest green lung space in the city of Hyderabad.

 

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