Top Things To Do In Hyderabad For The Adventurous Traveler
Hyderabad is the perfect location if you are looking for a small getaway from your house. Other than having beautiful landscape views, Hyderabad also has a culturally rich heritage and past. The period from October to May is quite desirable to view this historically rich place. You can also avail cheap flights to Hyderabad on Nanak Flights during this period. Here is a list of few things to do in Hyderabad during your visit.
Go to see the historical monuments in the city
Hyderabad city is home to various historical monuments like Charminar, Golconda Fort, Makkah Masjid, Salarjung Museum, and more. Other than just seeing these monuments you can shop around for souvenirs, sample tasty cuisines, and visit Makkah mosque at Charminar; watch the light and sound show, shop for handicrafts, explore the seven tombs, and visit Toli Masjid at the Golconda Fort, explore the Badshahi Ashurkhana, Nizam Museum, and more near Salar Jung Museum.
Visit Asia’s artificial heart shape lake
In your list of things to do in Hyderabad should be visiting Asia’s largest heart-shaped lake i.e., Hussain Sagar Lake. It connects the twin cities Hyderabad and Secunderabad. You can also see a 16 meters tall statue of Buddha in the middle of the lake. Other than visiting the lake, you can enjoy water sports and boating in the lake and also relax at the park near- Hussain Sagar Lake.
Pray at the temple made of marble
The Birla Mandir at the southern end of Hussain Sagar is a must visit place in Hyderabad. The temple is an architectural marvel mimicking the pattern of Southern and Oriya temples. The marble structure offers a stunning view of the lake and the city. A trip to Hyderabad is generally considered incomplete if visiting the Birla Temple isn’t on your list of things to do in Hyderabad.
Be a little among nature
On your trip to Hyderabad be a part of nature by visiting Nehru Zoological Park and Shamirpet. The 300-acre zoological park houses over 1500 wildlife. The park was inaugurated in 1963. You can find a wide variety of animals such as Lion, the royal Bengal tiger, white tiger, orangutan, and more. Moreover, there are lion safaris, elephant rides, and other leisure activities to be a part of.
Shamirpet is a man-made lake in Hyderabad. There are a great number of deer and birds inside Shamirpet. The location is a perfect picnic spot with lodging facilities close to it.
Visit the world’s largest film studio
During your visit to Hyderabad make sure your list of things to do in Hyderabad involves visiting the world’s largest film studio ‘Ramoji Film City’. The Guinness book record making studio has lavish gardens and open spaces that have been featured in many Indian films the most recent one being Bahubali. The tour of this film city is an enthralling experience in its own.
Pay an ode to the tombs and mosques
The Paigah palace constructed by the Paigah Nawab, Iqbal Ud Daula, is a complex structure inspired by European architecture. The Spanish mosque and Falaknuma structure have a very heavy resemblance to the European constructions. The mosque is one of its kind and very distinct from what you generally see in India. The Paigah tombs are the final resting place of Paigah Nawabs who had immense powers during the Nizam rule. The tombs are a mix of Rajputana, Mughal, Persian, and Deccan architecture.
Hyderabad tour has a lot of other things that will just keep on increasing your list of things to do in Hyderabad. Irrespective to which part of Hyderabad you visit, you will always find tasty cuisine that will leave you with a satisfied palate. This city bustling with activities will offer you everything for a perfect travel escapade including active tourist spots, serene locations, and magical landscapes.
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