Hyderabad Attractions

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Hyderabad Attractions:

In Hyderabad there is lot of places to visit, there are extra ordinary monuments like Charminar, Golconda fort, Falaknuma palace and more.If you are new to the city, then it’s going to surprise you for sure. Food and places in Hyderabad are special in Hyderabad to mention about.

Few of the Hyderabad attractions to mention are:

Charminar: Charminar is built in 1591 by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah. Char-minar name indicates Four towers in Urdu. It’s built in Islamic architecture style, height of minaret is 48.7 meters(160 ft).

Falaknuma Palace: It is one of the finest places in Hyderabad to visit It was built by Nawab Vikar-ul-Umra, prime minister of Hyderabad and the uncle and brother-in-law of the Nizam VI, Nawab Mir Mahboob Ali Khan Bahadur. It is just 5km away from Charminar.

Golconda Fort: Golconda was built by Kakatiya. Golconda is famous region as it produced world’s famous gems like Koh-i-noor, Hope diamond, Princie Diamond, The Regent diamond, Wittelsbach and the Nassak Diamond.

Chowmahalla Palace : Chowmahalla Palace is a Royal palace and considered to be the place for Nizams of Hyderabad state. It remains the property of Barkat Ali Khan Mukarram Jah, heir of the Nizams.

Birla Mandir: Birla mandir is a hindu temple located near to Hussain sagar. It is built on a 280 feet high hillock called Naubath Pahad.

Salar Jung Museum: Salar Jung is one of the three national museums which is located at Darushifa on the southern bank of Musi river. It’s an art museum consists of one million objects.
Shilparamam: Shilparamam is an arts and cultural society. It is located in Madhapur, adjacent to Hitech City. Shilparamam is considered to be scenic ambience of tradition and cultural heritage to promote Indian arts and crafts.