Clad in stainless steel, this fish-shaped structure dates from 2012 and looms over the highway to the airport. It's a regional office of the National…
Must see attractions in Telangana & Andhra Pradesh
- NNational Fisheries Development Board
- AAnanda Buddha Vihara
There are terrific views of the city from this monastery and temple complex; try to visit for sunset. The complex was built in 1976 and the main temple…
- LLegislative Assembly
This grand neoclassical landmark – a colossal construction of turrets, domes and arches – dates from 1913, in a design that fuses Persian and Rajasthani…
- SState Library
This beautiful building, dating back to 1891, has 500,000 books in Urdu, Sanskrit, Telegu and English in reading rooms that are as atmospheric as they are…
- LLumbini Park
Lumbini Park is a pleasant place to enjoy sunsets and the popular musical fountain (6.30-8pm). There's also a nightly laser show (₹50) at 7.15pm and 8…
- GGulzar Houz
The Charkaman (Four Arches) area is named after four Qutb Shahi arches on and off Patthargatti, focused on the Gulzar Houz fountain.
- SSpanish Mosque
Constructed in 1906, this highly ornate mosque is Moorish-meets-Deccan in style, with an array of minarets, balconies and columns.
- MMahankali Temple
Elaborately carved temple located in a market area that draws many pilgrims. No photos allowed.
- OOsmania General Hospital
Built by the seventh nizam in Indo-Saracenic style, this landmark was completed in 1919.
- MMokala Parvatham
Pilgrims' temple and resting spot on the Alipiri hike up to Tirumala.
- GGali Goporum
Temple gateway on the Alipiri hike, dating from the 16th century.
- VVUDA Park
This pretty park is at the north end of Ramakrishna Beach.
- DDeer Reserve
Located on the Alipiri hike up to Tirumula.
- CClock Tower
This is a Hyderabad landmark.