Visakhapatnam is a city surrounded by hills, valleys and beaches in Andhra Pradesh and is the largest city of the state. It is the most populous city of the state Andhra Pradesh and has the tenth largest economy in the country. The city also has the country’s largest ship manufacturing yard. Historically, this city was a Dutch
Best time to visit Visakhapatnam
The best time to visit Visakhapatnam is from October to March. During this time, the weather is pleasant and breezy.
Hotels in Visakhapatnam
Dolphin Hotel, Four Points by Sheraton, Novotel and The Gateway Hotel are some of the best 5- star hotels in the city, equipped with the best of all amenities.Vishakapatnam also has some good economical hotels which include, Ginger, Royal Fort Hotel
, Hotel Ramachandra Ridge and Quality Inn Bez Krishna
Restaurants in Visakhapatnam
Some of the restaurants in Visakhapatnam are the Residency Restaurant, Welcome Café Oceanic, Mekong-Pan Asian Restaurant, Barbeque Nation, the Eatery, Tycoon Multi-Cuisine Restaurant and Ming Garden.
Some of the popular pocket friendly eateries include Venkatadri Vantillu, Kanhaji Family restaurant and Soul Delhi.
Offbeat things to do in Visakhapatnamv
• Visit INS Kurusura Submarine Museum
Feel the might of Indian Navy by touring this decommissioned war submarine which has been converted into a museum.
• Feel the breeze at Araku Valley
Visit the valley of nature and witness the culture of its people and their habitat.
• Walk barefoot on the sandy shores
Feel the soft sand beneath your feet from Yarada to RK Beach.
• Visit a Buddhist monastery
Get a glimpse of history at Thotlakonda - the site of an ancient Buddhist monastery.
Q. What are the domestic and international airlines that operate on Mumbai to Visakhapatnam route?
The major carriers that fly on Mumbai to Visakhapatnam route are Air India
, IndiGo, Jet Airways and SpiceJet
Q. How is the Visakhapatnam airport connected to the city?
Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation operates buses from the airport to Dwaraka Nagar Bus Station and Kakinada. APSRTC runs AC metro luxury services from airport to RTC complex, Madhurawada and Vizianagaram. Visakhapatnam airport
is situated around 8 km west of the Visakhapatnam railway station
and 14 km east of Duvvada railway station.
Q. What is the earliest non-stop flight from Mumbai to Visakhapatnam?
The earliest non-stop flight from Mumbai to Visakhapatnam is a Jet Airways flight at 11:00 am.
Q. What is the last non-stop flight from Mumbai to Visakhapatnam?
The last non-stop flight from Mumbai to Visakhapatnam is a Jet Airways flight at 11:00 am.
Q. What are the airlines that provide non-stop flight from Mumbai to Visakhapatnam?
The only airline that provides non-stop flight on this route is Jet Airways.
Q. What are the hotels in the vicinity of Visakhapatnam airport?
Some of the hotels near Visakhapatnam airport are Best Western Ramachandra Hotel (https://www.yatra.com/hotels/hotels-in-visakhapatnam/best-western-ramachandra
), Hotel Meena Paradise, Hotel Venkateswara Grand, Hotel Green Apple, Keys Hotel and Fairfield Marriott.
Shopping in Visakhapatnam
Visakhapatnam is famous for its saris such as Pochampalli and Ikat. You can also purchase Kalamkari paintings, handicrafts, and Kondapalli wooden toys. Some of the shopping spots in the city are One Town, Poorna Market, Kurupam
, Nehru Bazaar, Kummari Veedhi and New Colony Market.
Nightlife in Visakhapatnam
People who love to party near the sea can visit the city’s numerous pubs and cafe. Some of the best places to hang out in Visakhapatnam are the Tribe, Tap- The Bar, The Park, Sea Pearl and Vue Bar Vizag.
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 Mumbai Airport
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, also known as Mumbai airport
, is the second busiest airport in India and the 29th busiest airport in the world. Mumbai airport has three operational terminals, which includes a general aviation terminal for private and non-scheduled flight operators. Apart from the usual facilities, the airport boasts a library, a business center and several fine-dining options.
Connectivity to Mumbai Airport
The Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is located approximately 12 km from Mumbai’s city center. The best way to move from the city center to Mumbai airport is taxi. Both prepaid and normal metered taxis are available for the convenience of travelers.
Q. What are the popular domestic routes from Mumbai?
A. Mumbai airport
is well-connected to all the prominent cities in India. Mumbai to Delhi
, Mumbai to Kolkata and Mumbai to Chennai
are some of the most popular domestic routes.
Q. What are the popular airlines flying from Mumbai airport?
Air India, Jet Airways (https://www.yatra.com/domestic-airlines/jet-airways.html
), IndiGo, SpiceJet are the airlines that operate from Mumbai airport. Also, Air Arabia,
Kuwait Airways, Gulf Air and Etihad Airways
are some of the international airlines
operating from Mumbai Airport.
Q. What are the prominent hotels near Mumbai airport?
ITC Maratha Mumbai, Niranta Airport Transit Hotel & Lounge, The Waterstones Hotel and Aboos Hotel Concord Galaxy are some of the most popular and luxurious hotels in the vicinity of Mumbai airport.
Q. What are the key attractions in Mumbai?
The city has number of attractions including Gateway of India, Mahalaxmi Dhobi Ghat, Haji Ali and Film City.
Q. What is the best time to visit Mumbai?
The best time to visit Mumbai is between October and March. Also, if you can bear a bit of humidity, then visiting Mumbai during late August or early September is a good option. During this time of the year, Mumbai celebrates one of its biggest festivals, Ganesh Chaturthi.