The fourth largest state of India, Andhra Pradesh is a popular travel destination attracting travel enthusiasts from all over the world. This state is a beautiful mix of culture, nature and an age old history. If you are looking for a memorable tour which can offer you something of everything, then plan a tour to the state of Andhra Pradesh. This is reason why AP Tourism is gaining increasing popularity and is perfect for all kinds of tourists. Surrounded by states like Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Maharashtra in the north and Tamil Nadu in the south, Andhra Pradesh enjoys proximity to many popular tourist destinations. It also shares its borders with the might ocean Bay of Bengal which add on to its natural beauty. Often called as the “Rice bowl of India” because of the abundant growth of rice crops in the state, AP tourism doesn’t offer just a beautiful glimpse into the country agriculture but presents a complete travel package to its visitors. A tour to Andhra Pradesh offers you with almost everything which can make your travel enjoyable. The state presents natural and ecological beauty as well as magnificent culture and age old religious practices along with a glorious historical background.
Andhra Pradesh Fast Facts
- Area: 275,068 sq.km.
- Population: 84,665,533 (census 2011)
- Male: 42,509,881
- Female: 42,155,652
- Location: Mid-eastern coast of South India between 12°14´ and 22°N latitude and 77° and 84°40´E longitude
- Capital: Hyderabad
- No. Of Districts: 23 (Twenty three)
- Coastline (Length): Over 1,000 Km
- Language: Telugu, Urdu, Hindi & English is widely spoken
- Major Religions: Hinduism, Christianity, Islam
- Time: GMT +5:30
- Currency: Indian Rupee
- Climate: Tropical
- Summer: March to May 20°C to 40°C
- Monsoon: June to September 22°C to 28°C
- Winter: October to February 13°C to 32°C
However, for a perfect tour, just a good destination is not enough you also need access to all the required facilities such as accommodation, transportation, etc. along with updated information about the place you are visiting. Planning a tour is very important if you want to have a few memorable days. The good news is that you need not worry now. You are now required to just decided your dates and specify your choice of holiday to get a perfect tour to Andhra Pradesh. We at Holidays DNA, an authorized and leading AP Tourism Travel Agent which is based out of Hyderabad, presents our customers with an incomparable array of Andhra Pradesh Tourism Packages. Whether you are looking for a family holiday or want a last minute break from the day to day tensions. Whether you are planning a fun filled group holiday with a bunch of your friends or looking for a secluded romantic honeymoon tour or an official tour, our tour packages cater to every traveler. We promise timely services of international standards to all our customers and ensure that all our customers are satisfied with their travel.
Our travel experts assist you in planning a holiday in the exact way you want. From accommodation to booking of tickets (flights, buses or trains) to arranging of a guide for a better exploration of the destination and many others, we take care of almost everything related to your travel. And what makes it even better and easier is the family to book online. You can sit at home and using the facility of AP Tourism Book Online to book a suitable holiday for yourself without any hassle or delays.
From beautiful lakes to shimmering golden beaches to mesmerizing hill stations to untouched dense forests to lush green meadows to rare flora and fauna at various national parks, AP tourism presents you with a plethora of captivating natural forms. Not just beautiful nature, this state has magnificent examples of human creations too. The architectural excellence of majestic dams and various modern buildings to outstanding monuments representing its glorious past also attracts tourists from all over the world. The state boasts of being one of the popular religious destinations as well. Various shrines and ages old temples and churches attract thousands of travelers from all over the country every year. It is quite popular amongst travelers who seek adventure and thrill while on holidays. Beautiful and virgin nature when accompanied with the best of facilities makes for an enjoyable and safe adventure tour. Here in the state of Andhra Pradesh you will get all the required facilities and umpteen numbers of interesting places for activities like water rafting, surfing, camping, trekking, mountaineering, safari, etc.
Seek blessing at religious places like Tirupatti and Tirumala Venkateswara Temple or bask in the natural beauty of Horseley Hills and Araku valley. Admire the architectural brilliance of monuments like Golconda Fort, Qutub Shahi Tombs, Charminar and Chowmahalla Palace which has received the prestigious UNESCO Asia Pacific Merit award for cultural heritage conservation. Take a relaxing stroll on the golden sands of Ramakrishna Beach (Vizag), Manginapudi Beach and Mypadu Beach or explore the wildlife at various sanctuaries and national park or spend a few luxurious day at the world best resorts and hotels. You can do have a holiday in exactly your way here in this state.
It is also a shopper's paradise with various popular arts flourishing in this state. One of the best examples is the Andhra’s handicraft Bidriware which is close to 600 years old. Souvenirs decorated with Bidri work can be easily found in various parts of the state. The small village of Ponduru in Andhra Pradesh boasts of producing world’s finest Khadi as well.
Andhra Pradesh tourism development corporation has been promoting the state of Andhra Pradesh as the ideal destination for both leisure and business holidays. Andhra Pradesh is a magnificent land offering many aspects of culture, shopping, history and heritage. The vacation options include hill resorts, beaches, historic and heritage places, eco retreats and incredible nature spots. Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC) has built an impressive infrastructure: hotels, resorts, transport fleet and amenities to promote an array of tourist activity. Excellent facilities that offer value for money includes hotels and resorts, wayside amenities, transport, information and reservation centres/kiosks, culturally vibrant sound and light shows, leisure boating, pleasure cruises with facilities such as conferencing and catering, and above all a journey to heritage discovery.
APTDC is establishing new facilities while upgrading the existing ones, introducing new products and enhancing the quality of services to meet the growing expectations of tourists and the challenges of future.
AP Tourism Corporation continues to develop and enrich the comfort factor at its innumerable sites of interest to the tourist. In addition to the adventurous Eco-Treks, Jungle Camps, Adventure Tours, the corporation has established exciting resorts at Ananthagiri, Araku, Dini and Rushikonda; budget hotels at Kadapa and Nellore, Warangal, Nizamabad, wayside amenities at Gandi, Kamareddy, Lepakshi, Pragnapur, Srikalahasti and Suryapet and many more key locations along the important highways, make the tourist experience truly exceptional. Customized tours and Packages tours are offered by AP Tourism, which can be booked right from the central booking facilities in the capital city of Hyderabad. APTDC strives in every way to make your visit to Andhra Pradesh, enjoyable, comfortable and memorable.