The aristocratic Paigah family, purportedly descendents of the second Caliph of Islam, were fierce loyalists of the nizams, serving as...
Vipassana International Meditation Centre
Intensive 10-day meditation courses in peaceful grounds 20km outside the city. The centre is convenient but not as comfortable as the...
Society To Save Rocks
This NGO organises monthly walks through the Andhran landscape and its surreal-looking 2.5-billion-year-old boulders.
This 'non-commercial collective' is an open centre where artists stage plays, screen films, organize music-appreciation sessions and...
Chutneys is famous for its South Indian thalis and tiffins. The difference here is that the dishes are low on chilli, so you can get the...
Lonely Planet review
Southern Spice does a fine Andhra meal as well as specialities from all over the south. It's a good place to sample typical Andhra dishes, like natu kodi iguru ('country chicken') or chapa pulusu , a tasty, coconutty preparation of river fish.