Detailed ItineraryThis is a CityTour orgainzed by our local verified Tour Specialists in Hyderabad.
CAPACITY : 4pax- Sedan; 7pax -Innova; 12pax-Traveller
DURATION: 10 Hrs
AVAILABILITY : Everyday (Book in advance for confirmation)
LOCATION: Hotel Pickup, Hyderabad
TRANSPORTATION : By AC Sedan or Innova or Tempo Traveller
In this Tour you will be taken around the Historic Lanes of Hyderabad, with a mix of both ART, Architecture and Entertainment.
10:00 AM-10:30AM: Pick-up from the Hotel
10:30 AM-12 PM: Visit one of the must visit places in Hyderabad - Birla Temple
12:PM - 12:45PM - View of the Famous Hussain Sagar, Necklace Road and the magnanimous Buddha Statue at the Centre of Hussain Sagar from Car and move towards Charminar
12:45PM - 1:30 PM Visit Charminar and Mecca Masjid and the surrounding areas.
1:30PM-2:15PM: Lunch at Pista House - One of the most Famous Restaurants in Hyderabad.
2:15PM - 3:15 PM: Visit the SalarJung Museum which is a knowledge storehouse to learn about the Nizams of Hyderabad.
3:30PM - 6:30 PM: Start From Chowmallah Palace and Visit the Qutub Shahi Tombs and the Historic Golkonda Fort where the worlds biggest uncut diamond 'Kohinoor' was mined.
6:30 PM - 7:30PM: One of the must see Sound and Light Show at Golkonda Fort
7:30PM - 8:30PM: Drop back to the Hotel
Places Covered, Activities and their DetailsDescription About the Places:
BIRLA MANDIR: ABODE OF VISHNU:
This aesthetic temple is an amalgamation of Utkala, Dravidian and Rajasthani Architecture. This temple is a blissful spot for devotees and also for others who enjoy architecture. Situated on top of a hill, it also offers a splendid view of the surrounding.
HUSSAIN SAGAR LAKE: SERENITY AT ITS BEST
If you are looking to unwind after a long day, Hussain Sagar Lake is the perfect spot. Once the lake was the primary source of water to the city, today this lake is one of the prime tourist attractions. Take some time off in the evening to visit this alluring lake. Click few pictures with the Majestic statue of Gautam Buddha at the backdrop Buddha at the backdrop.
CHARMINAR: THE ICON OF HYDERABAD
This most beautiful indo-Islamic monument from the 16th century is internationally acknowledged as the icon of Hyderabad. Consisting of 4 intricately carved minarets, arches with fine scriptures and exquisite view of the Laad Bazaar, Charminar Is located at the heart of the city. Built with granite, limestone and pulverized marble, Charminar is an integral part of Hyderabad. The four minarets are said to depict the first four khalifas of Islam. Charminar is also surrounded by bustling markets packed with colorful bangles, rich pearls, traditional Muslim attires and lip smacking Hyderabadi food. Do not miss the ‘irani’ chai from the nearby chai shops. In and around Charminar, one can spot a lot of other mosques. Purani Haveli and Chhata Bazaar are other places to visit around Charminar.
SALAR JUNG MUSEUM: JEWELS OF THE PAST:
If you are a history freak, this place will enthrall you like none other. The museum is special unlike the others in the whole of India. All the antiques were collected by just one person and still happen to be the third largest museum in India. The museum provides a great learning experience and a feast to the eyes. It boasts some brilliant pieces of art and still keeps up the tradition of the collection. How cool?!
QUTB SHAHI TOMB: SOUL OF THE NIZAMS:
It’s a pretty known fact that the chronicles of Hyderabad officially began with the Qutb Shahi Dynasty’s rule. This place is home to 7 out of 8 rulers from the Qutb Shahi Dynasty. There are about 30 tombs and are more or less similar in structure. Surrounded by the lush and green Ibrahim Bhag, it offers a stunning view of the Golconda fort. This place is a must visit if you would like to experience the grandeur, glory, and soul of the Nizams who witnessed the growth and potential in Hyderabad.
GOLCONDA FORT: THE CAPITAL OF THE SHAHI’S
The legacy of this fort is best experienced than explained. Set a day aside to bask in the beauty of this mighty fort that stands majestically in the west of Hyderabad. The mines in and around Golconda were known to have produced few of the finest and rarest gems till date. As one among the top ten fortresses of India, Golconda purely adds glory to the city of Hyderabad. If you love exploring ruins and historical sites, this place has a lot in store for you. It is best if you get there the earliest as it gets very crowded time passes by. The light and sound show is a great way to understand the acoustic wonders of the fort.
PALACES OF HYDERABAD: THE LUXURIOUS PAST:
Palaces are such places that depict the affluence of the past. Hyderabad has few of the best palaces with lucrative interiors, classic fountains and awe-inspiring grandness on the whole. Falaknuma Palace is an impressive blend of Italian and Tudor architecture. Just like the name, the Falaknuma Palace is as beautiful as the sky. The Chowmahalla palace is one palace that has retained its grandeur through the passing time. The Hill Fort palace and Purani Haveli are other astounding creations of the Nizams and major tourist attractions now.
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48 hrs - 0 Hrs - 10% Cancellation Fees
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