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Travel Hitec City hydrabad Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh, India’s fifth largest state.It is situated on the south-west coast of the country.Total area of this state are 275,068 sq. km.The beautiful state is speckled with pure beaches, emerald hills, woods with a variety of wildlife, and rich reflections of history and culture.The tourist destinations in Andhra Pradesh offer the tourists a chance to explore the diverse culture of India.

Hyderabad: Hyderabad a well developed and a metropolitan city, is the capital of Andhra Pradesh and has several prominent places in and around it.It is the fifth largest metropolis of the country.Hyderabad, also known as City of Nizams, is a city that was named after a queen Hyder Mahal. Hyderabad literally means the ‘city of Hyder’. The city of Hyderabad has its own individual character, which is evident in the beautiful, ancient palaces and the equally modern, and state-of-the-art offices and buildings.Hyderabad Tourist Attractions:

Charminar:Charminar is located at the center of the old city and surround by lively bazaars.
Best Time to Visit : October to March
Popular as : The Arc de Triomphe of the East”
Built By : Sultan Mohammed Quli Qutub Shah
Built In : 1591

Golconda Fort :Golconda Fort speaks of a great cultural heritage of 400 years and is considered as a place that is worth visiting. Golconda was famous for its diamond mines in olden days.

Location: 11 kilometers west of Hyderabad.
How to Reach: Local transport within Hyderabad is easily available and will take you there.
Main attractions: Touring the fort, spectacular light and sound show every evening.
Built by: Qutb Shahi Rulers

Qutub Shahi Tombs:It is located at Ibrahim Bagh near Golconda, Hyderabad. A mixture of Indian and Persian style of architecture, these tombs are said to be the oldest historical monuments in Hyderabad.

Place Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Significance The royal cemetery of the Qutub Shahi kings
Best Season September to March
Timings 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, Closed on Friday

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