Hyderabad, the city of age old traditions and culture with a perfectly blend with all the modern comfort and luxury, is place which is sure to be visited at least once in your lifetime. Situated at a latitude of 17o E 22’ N and longitude of 78 o 27’, it is the fifth largest city of the Indian subcontinent. This capital city is a perfect example of when glorious history combines with a beautiful present. Magnificent forts &amd; monuments, captivating museums, mesmerizing lakes &amd; parks, impressive natural rock formations and entertaining amusement parks, a tour to Hyderabad will offer you with ample of interesting options to spend options to engage yourself. If you want to have some memorable time with your loved ones then plan a Hyderabad city tour as the city has something for everyone. All kinds of tourists with varying interests and likings will have something of their interests in this city of Nizams.
The city of Nizams, Hyderabad is perfect combination of tradition and modernity showcasing a life that is incomparable to any. From age old monuments and heritages to the best of modern world to authentic cuisine to various kinds of sightseeing options, the city of Hyderabad has something to offer each and every one. With a history which is almost 400 years old, the city of Hyderabad has a rich cultural background and vibrant traditions. Its mouthwatering Hyderabadi cuisine and Andhra cuisine also provide you with a glimpse of its rich culture. Named after the Bhagyamati, also known with the name of Hyder Mahal, the wife of Quli Qutub Shah, this city has always been popular amongst travelers.
There are a wide range of choices for sightseeing here in Hyderabad. Some of the popular tourist attractions which must be explored while on Hyderabad city tour are Qutub Shahi kings, Golconda fort, Chowmohalla Palace, Taramati Baradari, located at the Ibrahimbagh, Birla Mandir, Salar Jung Museum, Mecca Masjid, Moula Ali Dargah, Falaknuma Palace, AP State Archaeological Museum, Nizam‘s Silver Jubilee Museum, etc. For nature lovers too there are many options such as Lumbini Park, Sanjeevaiah Park, Hyderabad Botanical Gardens, KBR National Park, Mrugavani National Park, Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park, Osmaan Sagar which is also known as Gandipet, Hussain Sagar Lake, Durgam Cheruvu, and Tank Bund. If time permits you can also visit to tourist spots which are located just a few kilometres away from the main city. The famous Chilkur Balaji Temple which sees hordes of devotees every day and the entertaining Ramoji Film City are two such places. The city boasts of many entertaining parks as well. So take your kids to Snow World and the Mount Opera for a few fun filled moments.
It is paradise for shopping lovers too. This Pearl city not just offers you with a wide variety of pure glittering pearls of varying shapes and colours but also presents its visitors with exclusive handicraft such Bidri work. The Laad Baazar, adjacent to Charminar is also a must visit place for shopping enthusiasts.