National Fisheries Development Board


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 Fisheries Development Board and not open to the public.

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1. Sudha Cars Museum

2.38 MILES

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2. Golconda Fort

3.18 MILES

Hyderabad's most impressive sight, this monumental fort lies on the western edge of town. In the 16th century the Qutb Shahs made Golconda a fortified…

3. Taramati Baradari

3.54 MILES

According to legend, this elegant pavilion atop a hill 4km from Golconda Fort was built by Sultan Abdullah Qutb Shah for his courtesan, Taramati, whose…

4. Chowmahalla Palace

3.57 MILES

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5. Mehboob Chowk

3.59 MILES

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6. Mecca Masjid

3.69 MILES

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7. Charminar

3.81 MILES

Hyderabad’s principal landmark and city symbol was built by Mohammed Quli Qutb Shah in 1591 to commemorate the founding of Hyderabad and the end of…

8. High Court

3.88 MILES

A landmark structure built by the seventh nizam in Indo-Saracenic style on the south bank of the Musi River.