Visakhapatnam is the largest city in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is the most populous, making it 14th largest city in the
country. Known as ‘Financial Capital’ of the state, the metropolitan city has an economy which is the 10th largest in the country,
with a GDP of $43.5 billion.
Home to India's largest shipbuilding yard, this thriving industrial city has come a long way since its days as a Dutch colonial
settlement. The city is coupled with an abundant scenic beauty of hills, beaches and valleys.
Best time to visit Visakhapatnam
The best time to visit Visakhapatnam is from October to March.
Hotels in Visakhapatnam
Visakhapatnam has some nice 5-star hotels that offer the best of luxury like The Park Hotel, Four Points By Sheraton, Novotel and The
Gateway Hotel, all equipped with contemporary facilities and techniques.
The city also has some of the good budget hotels which include, Treebo Saaket Residency, Best Western Ramachandra Hotel, Sarovar Hotel
and Hotel Supreme.
Restaurants in Visakhapatnam
Some of the restaurants in Visakhapatnam are Sri Sairam Parlor, Barbeque Nation, Kamat Restaurant, Venkatadri Vantillu, The Eatery,
Tycoon Multi-Cuisine Restaurant and Ming Garden.
Offbeat things to do in Visakhapatnam
• Walk barefoot on the beach:
From Yarada to RK Beach to Rushikonda Beach, just feel the soft sand under your
• Midnight ride:
With the sea on one side and the hills on the other, midnight rides on beach roads are better
than anything else.
• Visit Matsya Darshini:
With many species of marine life on display; you’ll be transported to a different world
• Visit a Buddhist Monastery:
Get a glimpse of history at Thotlakonda the site of an ancient Buddhist
Q. What are the domestic and international airlines that operate on Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam route?
The major carriers that fly on Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam route are Air India
, IndiGo, Jet Airways
Q. How is the Visakhapatnam airport connected to the city?
Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation operates bus services from the airport to Dwaraka Nagar Bus
Station and Kakinada. APSRTC also runs AC Metroluxury services from Airport to RTC complex, Madhurawada and Vizianagaram.
is situated 8 km west of the Visakhapatnam Railway Station
and 14 km east of Duvvada railway station
Q. What is the earliest flight from Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam?
The first flight from Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam is an Air India flight at 03:30 am.
Q. What is the last flight from Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam?
The last flight from Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam is a Jet Airways flight at 09:30 pm.
Q. What are the airlines that provide direct flight from Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam?
The airlines that provide direct flights on this route are Air India, IndiGo
, Jet Airways and Multiple Airline.
Q. What are the hotels in the vicinity of Visakhapatnam airport?
Some of the hotels near Visakhapatnam airport are Best Western Ramachandra Hotel, Hotel Meena Paradise
Venkateswara Grand, Hotel Green
, Keys Hotel and Fairfield Marriott.
Shopping in Visakhapatnam
Visakhapatnam is known for its saris such as Pochampalli and Ikat. One can also look for Kalamkari paintings, Kondapalli wooden toys
and handicrafts. Some of the shopping spots in the city are One Town, Poorna Market, Kurupam Market
, Nehru Bazaar, Kummari veedhi and New colony
Nightlife in Visakhapatnam
Some of the best places to hang out with friends at night in Visakhapatnam are The Tribe, Tap The Bar, The Park, Sea Pearl and Vue Bar
Major attractions in Visakhapatnam
The major attractions of Visakhapatnam are Borra Caves, INS Kurusura Submarine Museum, Simhachalam Temple, Kailasagiri Park, Rama
Krishna Beach, Araku Valley, Yarada Beach and Dolphin's Nose.
About Hyderabad Airport
The Rajiv Gandhi International Airport serves Hyderabad, the largest city in the Indian state of Telangana. It is located in
Shamshabad, which is about 20 km south of Hyderabad. The airport has one passenger terminal, a cargo terminal and two runways.
Connectivity to Hyderabad Airport
The Rajiv Gandhi International Airport
is situated 35 km from Hyderabad. Pushpak – Airport Liner is a luxurious express bus service from airport to important destinations in
the city and vice-versa.
Q. What are the popular domestic routes from Hyderabad?
Major domestic routes are Hyderabad
, Hyderabad to New Delhi, and Hyderabad to Bengaluru
Q. What are the popular airlines flying from Hyderabad airport?
Some of the popular airlines flying from Hyderabad airport are Air India, Jet Airways, SpiceJet, IndiGo and
Q. What are the prominent hotels near Hyderabad Airport?
Some of the hotels near the Hyderabad Airport
are Novotel, Transit Hotel By Plaza Premium Lounge, First
Transit Hotel, Nine Star Hotel and Oyster Airport Hotel.
Q. What are the key attractions in Hyderabad?
Its numerous attractions are Golconda Fort
, Birla Mandir, and Salarjung Museum. The Falaknuma Palace, Charminar, Paigah Tombs and Nehru
Zoological Park are some popular tourist sites near the airport.
Q. What is the best time to visit Hyderabad?
The ideal time to visit Hyderabad is from October to February. The average temperature of the city during
this time ranges from 29 to 14 degree Celsius.