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ESCAPE TO VIZAG
If you are looking for a memorable Vizag trip then our Andhra Pradesh tour package is the right place for you. With our Andhra Pradesh travel package, you will get a chance to discover the unparalleled beauty of Visakhapatnam.
Andhra Pradesh is a state in Southern India. It lies in the southeastern region of India, with the Bay of Bengal on the east and shares boundaries with Telangana in the north-west, Chhattisgarh in the north, Odisha(formerly known as Orissa) in the north-east, Tamil Nadu in the south, and Karnataka in the west. It’s having the longest eastern coastline and with a trail of Buddha Period glory, houses and holds many heritage sites adorned with pristine splendor, the forts, citadels, and architectural masterpieces built by the past Royal hegemony and its noble Emperors. There are beautiful dams, valleys, hills, and ridges with scenic dale, tranquil lake waters, swirling beach waves, meadows, resorts, hill stations, caves, virgin forests, sanctuaries, and national parks which a visitor can enjoy to his heart’s content.
Vizag is also popularly known as Visakhapatnam. There are many places to visit in Visakhapatnam tour like Padmapuram Gardens, Araku Tribal Museum, Borra Caves, Yarada Beach, Katiki Waterfalls, etc.
Padmapuram Gardens is a famous botanical garden located in the valley of Araku. The garden was built in 1942 to disburse vegetables to the soldiers of World War II. Then after the war, it was transformed into a horticulture nursery with a training centre. The nursery now holds exotic and rare species of flowers and trees. Another beautiful feature of the garden is the Toy Train which is planted in the garden to give the tourist a tour of the entire garden.
Araku Tribal Museum
Araku Tribal Museum was founded in 1996. It serves the purpose of creating awareness of tribal culture and lifestyle. The valley houses 19 tribes that live close to the town. The museum consists of several clay monuments which show their day to day life. Various artefacts like jewellery, kitchen utensils hunting tools have been showcased in the museum.
Borra Caves is one of the largest caves in the country discovered by William King George. Borra Caves is 100 million years old which attracts huge tourists all over the world. It is believed that it is formed because perennial water flows over millions of years. Species like bats and Golden Gekko lizards can be found in the caves.
Galikonda View Point
Galikonda is the highest viewpoint of the Visakhapatnam district from where you can experience lush green Araku valley. It is the second-highest peak in the Eastern Ghats inhabited by different tribes.
Katiki is the place where the Katiki waterfall is located. Goshen River gave birth to a 50 ft high Katiki waterfall. It is a famous attraction for nature lovers. There is a crystal clear pond down the hill where you can sit, take a bath, or enjoy yourself with your friends.
Yarada Beach is located in the Yarada district on the west coast of the Bay of Bengal. It is one of the popular beaches which offers a romantic and soothing environment for fun enjoyment and entertainment. Yarada Beach is close to Gangavaram port.
Kailasagiri Hill Park
Kailasagiri is a hill station offering a beautiful view of the Bay of Bengal. The name of the hill derived from the word Kailasa which means Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. The main attraction of the hill park is ropeway trolleys, the enshrined structure of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.
Indira Gandhi Zoological Park
Indira Gandhi Zoological Park is located in the Eastern Ghats, It is a part of Kambalakonda Forest Reserve and. The park houses 80 different species of animals. The park has dedicated sections for verities of animals. The park also has different sections for moths and butterflies. But this section of the park remains closed during late hours of the day.
Simhachalam Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It is one of the 32 Narasimha Temples in Andhra Pradesh and an important pilgrimage destination. It was originally known as Varaha Lakshmi Narsimha temple. It is a popular temple of Lord Narasimha which offers holy vibes to the devotees.
Rushikonda Beach is a stunning beach located on the coast of the Bay of Bengal. Rushikonda Beach also provides water sports activities for adventure lovers. Rushikonda Beach is also the location for the ISKCON temple.
Thotlakonda is a Buddhist complex located on the top of the hill of Bheemunipatnam. Thotlakonda means troughs that are used to store rainwater. You can see these cisterns cut out of rock beds of this hilly region. These cisterns used to serve water to the inhabitants of the monastery. You can also see Buddhist Padas in Tothlakonda.
Dolphin Nose is located at the height of 358 above sea level, Dolphin’s nose holds an amazing location with a cool and breezy atmosphere where you can relax, rejuvenate, and soothe your senses.
The Submarine Museum or INS Kurusura is an actual submarine located on RK Beach close to the War Memorial in Visakhapatnam. INS Kurusura is in service for 31 years and was decommissioned in 2001. The submarine is 91.3 meters long and 8 meters wide. This submarine can accommodate 77 sailors at a time and can reach a speed of 15.5 knots. It was modified to allow the visitor to take an inside view of the submarine.
Our Andhra Pradesh travel package offers sightseeing and fun-filled activities and a comfortable stay at Vizag. Buy our Andhra Pradesh tour package and make the most of it.