- Mecca Masjid
- Falakuma Palace
- Husain Sagar Lake
- Golconda Fort
If you have planned a culture trip for your next vacation, you should definitely not miss out the ‘Pearl City’ – Hyderabad. This fascinating place can very well be called a tourists' paradise. You should visit all the major Hyderabad attractions to make your journey extra pleasurable. The mystical places of historical interest and the strikingly picturesque landscape will give you the best time of your life. So it’s your time to soothe your eyes with the scenic view of an old monument, tease your taste buds with the flavor of local food, and visit the famous tourist attractions of Hyderabad.
Char Kaman: These four magnificent arches called Char Kaman stand quite near to the Charminar. It served as the gateway to the Zilu Khana (ante chamber) of the royal palace.
Tourist Attractions of the 'Pearl City' – Hyderabad:
Charminar: This is one of the major historical sites included in Hyderabad Attractions. It is situated in the heart of the city and is an important landmark in the city. You can also visit the shops around the Charminar.
Mecca Masjid: This is one of the largest mosques in India, located just near to the Charminar.
Golconda Fort: This is another Hyderabad Attraction built in the 16th century. This fortress is situated on the western outskirts of the city. History has it that the famous Kohinoor Diamond originally belonged to Golconda.
Falaknuma Palace: This palace was built by the last Nizam of Hyderabad. Here you will find wide variety of expensive art objects, tapestries and carpets, in addition to the largest single-man collection of diamonds.
Husain Sagar Lake: This Lake was built by Ibrahim Qutb Shah in 1562. This is one of the largest artificial lakes in India. In the lake on an island there is a larger -than -life size statue of the Buddha. Boats take tourists across the lake to the island, on which the statue rests.
Salar Jung Museum: This museum homes a collection of fine art, tapestries, jade artifacts, weaponry and sculpture.
Hyderabad Botanical Gardens: This is the first Botanical Garden in Andhra Pradesh. The Public Gardens included in Hyderabad Attraction are one of the largest gardens in the city. One of the most recent and glamorous attractions of Hyderabad, NTR gardens spread over 34 acres is absolutely unique with large-scale use of fiberglass in the form of insects and fruits.
Nehru Zoological Park: This fascinating Zoo is quite interesting as it is an open plan model which ensures that the animals are seen in naturalistic surroundings. The crocodile hatchery and lion safari are prime attractions.
These are few Hyderabad Attractions that you should not miss out. A tour to the city without visiting these places would just be impossible.