Hyderabad Tourist Spots: Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh and the fifth largest city in India is quite popular amongst tourists because of umpteen numbers of sightseeing options. There are wide range of tourist spots in Hyderabad catering to all kinds of tourists and interests. From museums to monuments to lakes to gardens to shopping complex to amusement parks and recreation, Hyderabad has almost everything to make your vacation special.
Trip to Hyderabad is incomplete without visiting Charminar which was built in the year of 1591 by Mohammed Quli Qutb Shah who is refereed as the founder of Hyderabad. Apart from the famous Golconda Fort, there are various historical tourist spots in Hyderabad such as Qutb Shahi kings, Malwala Palace, Mecca Masjid, Purani Haveli, Paigah Tombs, Raymond Tomb, Chow Mohalla Palace and Taramati Baradari.
Religious Hyderabad tourist spots include Birla Mandir, Durgam Cheruvu, Sanghi Temple, Chilkur Balaji. Mir Alam Tank, Necklace Road along with amusement parks like Ocean Park, Snow World, Mount Opera also make for an interesting fun filled tour. Ramoji Film City is one of the tourist spots which must be visited while on Hyderabad tour.
Hyderabad tourist spots also include various kinds of museums promising an interesting visit. Some of these are Salar Jung Museum, Nizam‘s Silver Jubilee Museum and AP State Archaeological Museum, A P Archives and Research Institute, B M Birla Planetarium, B M Birla Science Museum, Cinema Ghar, Golconda Fort Archeological Museum, Health Museum, Jagdish and Kamala Mittal Museum, Numaish Exhibition, State Central Library and Sudharma.
There are various gardens and parks in Hyderabad as well. Some of the parks in Hyderabad are NTR Gardens, Nehru Zoological Park, Lumbini Park, Sanjeevaiah Park, AnathaGiri Forest, Indira Park, Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park, Public Garden of Hyderabad, Botanical Garden (Kondapur). Lakes such as Hussainsagar Lake which was excavated in 1562 A.D. by Hussain Shah Wali, Osmansagar which is better known as Gandipet are also two popular tourist spots in Hyderabad.