Andhra Pradesh has a handful of cities, rich in cultural heritage and ethnicity. Every city is a treasure trove to several historical monuments, temple, museums and many more.
The “Pearl City” of Karnataka, Hyderabad is embellished with magnificent ancient buildings, evident to aura of ancient Indian rulers. It presents a luring amalgam of old-world charm and beauty. The historical edifices are built-in Mughal, medieval, Indo-Saracenic and colonial style of architecture. Catch a glimpse of the marvels like Charminar, Goconda Fort, Hussain Sagar and Mecca Masjid famed for its stunning architecture and intricate carvings.
Warangal served as an ancient capital of Kakatiyas empire. The city is rich in relics and antiques, witness to the glorious bygone era. Warangal attracts large number of tourists for its majestic temples, picturesque lakes, stunning ancient monuments and wildlife sanctuaries rich in flora and fauna. Travel Warangal to marvel the charm of architectural wonders like Warangal Fort, Thousand Pillar Temple and Bhadra Kali Temple. The exquisite architecture with intricate carvings and beautiful sculptures of these monuments is worth praising.
The beautiful city, Vishakhapatnam is situated along the seashore of Bay of Bengal. Vishakhapatnam is also referred to as “Vizag” as it is enclosed by three hills, each bestowed with a shrine dedicated to a different religion. The city has lot to offer the holiday-makers from hill stations to valleys and ancient cave and many more. The prime attractions of Vishakhapatnam include Ramakrishna beach, Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Rishikonda beach, Kali temple, Submarine museum, Mudasarlova waterworks and park, Vishakha Museum, Dolphin’s Nose, VUDA Park and many more.
Situated on the banks of the Krishna River, Vijayawada is one of the major tourist attractions in Andhra Pradesh. The city is hub to numerous ancient edifices, a specimen to architectural marvel. It is famous for its unique variety of mangoes and the tradition of pickle making. The most impressive sightseeing of the city includes Prakasam Barrage, Hazrathbal Mosque, The Gandhi Stupa, Akkana & Madanna Caves, Mallaeswaraswam temple, Vijayeswara swami temple, KanakaDurga temple, Undavalli caves, Bhavani island, Mogalrajapuram caves and many more.