State of Andhra Pradesh Things to Do

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State of Andhra Pradesh Things to Do

  • Parks and Gardens

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    Ramoji film city is a kind of a massive park of various film sets...Its just awesome (but only when u go there for the first time)...If you are a bollywood fan u'll notice here the sets that u see in many movies...There isnt much to do but the sets are beautifull...and so are some of the parks... Also they have a theatre in there...it is a train...

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  • Mosque Charminar

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    Located in the middle of the Old City, Charminar is a major landmark of Hyderabad. It was built by Mohammed Quli Wutub Shah in 1591 at the center of the city's original layout to commemorate the end of the plague. Charminar is named after its 4 minarets, each of which rises to a height of almost 50m and is surrounded by 4 kamaans (grand arches)...

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  • Husain Sagar Lake

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    The Huge statue that can be seen in different photos and pitures of Hyderabad is a Buddhe Statue in the centre of the Lank called as Hussein Sagar or Locally Known as Tank Bund. This is approachable with a short boat ride from Lumbini Park and takes about 510 mins o the centre.

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  • Ramoji Film City

    4 out of 5 stars

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    Ramoji Film City is the largest film studio complex in the world in terms of size - 2,000 acres. Only about 60-70% of it is actually developed while work is progress for expansion. It is said that you can walk in with a script and make a complete movie here - all pre and post production work as well. There are many sets - London Street, Hollywood...

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  • Golconda Fort

    4 out of 5 stars

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    Golconda Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a must see in Hyderabad. It was originally founded in the 13th century by the Kakatiyas but expanded by the Qutb Shahi kings. It is a massive granite fort built on a 400 foot hill with a circumference of 7 km. I highly recommend getting a licensed guide at the entrance (about Rs 500) and making...

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  • Museums

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    The Musical Clock kept in the corridor just outside the Rebecca Gallery, with a large TV screen beside it and plenty of chairs in the front, is a sure crowd-puller, irrespective of age. Though not as elaborate as the Astronomical Clock in Prague, it is still an ornate piece of art. It is an English Bracket Clock, manufactured in England but...

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  • Birla Mandir Temple

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    The Birla Mandir (Hindu Temple) is located at the top of Kala Pahad, the twin hills of the Naubat Pahad. It is built entirely out of white marble from Rajasthan and took ten years to build. It is a shrine to Lord Venkateshwara. There is an 11 foot tall idol in the inner sanctum that is sculpted from black granite and is a replica of the one at...

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  • Chow mahalla Palace

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    Built over 200 years ago the palace complex has been restored after 5 years of work. It is a combination of many architectural styles and influences. I really did like some of the arches, doorways, etc. It was the seat of the Asaf Jahi dynasty. One of the nicest rooms open to the public is the King's throne room where official guests and royal...

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  • Vikarabad

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    Amazing trees ........Wonderful nature... On the way you can find varities of trees in a different shapes and shades, unfortunately I managed to take only few snaps of it..Have a look.

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  • Markets

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    The most famous is the Hyderabadi Bangles, molded out of pure lac and studded with glittering and beautifully cut glass pieces of various colors...For beautiful Bangles, visit chudi Bazaar (the bangle market) next to the famous Charminar. It offers a mind-boggling variety of bangles in every conceivable colour and material -- glass, plastic,...

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  • Mecca Masjid

    Hyderabad Things to Do

    The Mecca Masjid took over a hundred years to build.It can accomodate more than 10,000 devotees at any given time.Its high arches,embellished with filigreed masonry, are framed by graceful colonnades and minarets. This is a just a stone's throw from Charminar. Within its precincts lie the tombs of the Nizams of Hyderabad.

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  • a hospital which looks like a palace

    Sathya Sai Superspeciality hospital is about 8 km from the ashram.a thing of architectural beauty with cool interiors and peaceful atmosphere.most of the work done by a dedicated team of proffessionals and volunteers.They have a fullfledged cardiac, cardiothorasic,orthopedics, urology and ophthalmology department. everything is done free of cost....

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  • watching people and traffic chaos in...

    I had to sit in front of the temple for an hour waiting for my sister. A vantage point to watch people. I also saw a few almost near accidents with bullock carts , bulls, goats, people, trucks, autos, bicycles, cycle rickshaws, trucks and buses competing for space.keep left? keep right ? no close our eyes and walk!

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  • sri kalahasthi, Dakshin kailas

    a shiva temple dated 11th century, built in stone dedicated to a spider,elephant and snake who attained moksha here. the building of this stone temple was initiated by the pallavas,continued by cholas,vijayanagar kings ,latest renovation by nattukottachettiyar in 1912.has 4 gopurams each an artistic delight.main one measures 120 ft. inside down in...

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  • ganesha chathurthi festival

    ganesha chathurthi festival comes in August .Each street will have a Ganesha idol decked up, there is week long celebrations till the idol is immersed in water.The whole village takes part with drums and dancing vibrant atmospherei participated in one such pooja

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  • road side boards

    in the evenings take a walk along the road from ashram going to bangalore, on either side you can see the teachings of saibaba written in various languages .it is interesting to see and worth a translation

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  • holy place

    Thirupathi is a holy place to hindus. Lord Balaji's temple is on the hills. Thousands of people visit the temple everyday. It is a 9 kilometer walk to the top of the hill.

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  • Tirumala Temple

    Tirupati town is at the foot of the hill on which is the famous Venkatesha temple. The sacred spot on the hill about 2,800 feet above sea level is known as Tirumala. The hill forms part of the Eastern Ghats . It is said that the Eastern Ghats on this side along with their curves, heights and falls resemble the serpent Adisesha and that the seven...

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