Going to Hyderabad and wondering what can be done or experienced that is unconventional, surreal and literally injects an invigorating feeling in you? Well, obviously the clamouring bazaars and the same, old monuments can’t do the needful. For the very purpose, a weekend getaway to a lesser known spot is an ideal idea.
Talking of getaways, have you ever considered heading for the beaches around Hyderabad? If not yet, then this is the time to do so!
Have a meeting to attend in Hyderabad for a day? No problem! Check for the flights from Delhi to Hyderabad today and leave the tomorrow on this very section you are going to read. Yes, who said that you have nothing more to do in Hyderabad than just attend a meeting?
Ask your sweetheart, or friends to join you at the beaches of Hyderabad. Sounds vague? Beaches and Hyderabad? Well, read ahead and unveil the trove of beaches that the city of Nizams has in its proximity to provide you with a rejuvenating weekend escapade.
Vizag is a port town situated at a distance of 572 km from Hyderabad. Vizag or Visakhapatnam was previously a part of the Kalinga region which was later vanquished by King Ashoka. Later the region got propelled by the teachings of Buddhism, the evidences of which can be felt even today.
Visakhapatnam’s long expanse of beaches can be quite occupied with the regular beach exercises. Flanked by lavish moving greens with the odd maritime boat not too far off, it makes for a pretty sight.
Bheemunipatnam otherwise called the beach of Bheemili is situated at a distance of 604 km from Hyderabad and is 32 km from Vishakhapatnam. One can enjoy boating or swimming here. The Dutch governed this spot in seventeenth century, the reminiscences of which can be seen in the Dutch Fort and Dutch Tombs.
The Dutch tombs are decorated with privateer’s skull and crossbones. One can even witness the presence of Lord Narsimha around there.
The beach is situated at a distance of 351 km from Hyderabad and lies on the Bay of Bengal. The extraordinary thing about this beach is its dark soil. It is a prominent pilgrim spot which is visited by a large number of travelers on the event of Maha Purnima.
As per Hindu conviction, taking a plunge on Maha Purnima can offer you some assistance with getting a superior re-birth and will help in disposing of all terrible karma. Dattashram is a sanctuary of Lord Shiva on the stream bank and has the noteworthiness of worshiping the quaint nine wells.
The Ramakrishna Beach is the most famous beach lying 650 km from Hyderabad in Vishakhapatnam. The Ramakrishna Mission ashram is situated in this very zone and therefore, the beach has been named as Ramakrishna Mission beach.
It houses the eminent INS Kursura Submarine Museum, where the Kalvari class submarine has been saved and shown. The beach draws in gigantic number of vacationers. One can appreciate swimming, sun showering, and playing beach volleyball here.
Visiting this very beach will make you forget all the tourist places in Hyderabad city that you have visited so far. Hurry up!