Hyderabad

Hyderabad is the capital and largest city of the southern Indian state Andhra Pradesh. It is located on the Deccan Plateau.

The city of Hyderabad was established on the southern banks of the river Musi in 1591 by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, Hyderabad remained under the rule of the Qutb Shahi dynasty for nearly a century before the Mughals captured the region. In 1724, Mughal viceroy Asif Jah declared his sovereignty and created his own dynasty, also known as the Nizams of Hyderabad. Archaeologists excavating near the city have unearthed Iron Age sites that may date from 500 BCE.

‘The City of Nizams’ or ‘The City of Pearls’ enjoys a strategic location. It is known for rich history, cultural heritage and architecture representing its unique character as a meeting point of North and South India. Today, Hyderabad is a major hub for software export, hardware manufacturing and biotechnology.

Places To Visit at Hyderabad:

Golconda Fort

Mecca Masjid

Laad Baazar

Qutb Shahi Tombs

Venkateswara Temple

Birla Planetarium

Nehru Zoological Park

Hussainsagar Lake

The Nizam‘S Silver Jubilee Museum

Chow Mohalla Palace

Charminar

Tours of Hyderabad