Lapped in the bounty of cerulean seas, and blessed with long shorelines and palm-fringed beaches, Vishakhapatnam, fondly known as Vizag, is a port town located in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. A bustling commercial hub for industry and commerce, Vishakhapatnam’s vivid character represents a beguiling blend of suave urban quintessence wrapped in the splendorous hues of nature.
Vizag travel guides
unfurl a dazzling city for its sightseers. Known for its beautiful beaches, Ramakrishna Beach is one of the most popular ones here and just cannot be missed. Home to the only submarine ship museum in the country- the INS Kursura which was India’s number five submarine, lets you marvel at its amazing craftsmanship. Its the best place in Vishakhapatnam
to absorb the magnanimity of the deep blue sea when merged with the indomitable spirit of the human will.
Other points of interest in Visakhapatnam
will enthrall the nature lover in you. Head to the Borra Caves, located in the Eastern Ghats to swoon over the breathtaking panoramas. Before Borra, an uphill jeep ride to the Katiki Waterfall is also a great option. Take a step further and step into the utopia of Talineelapuram, and spot beautiful birds in their full splendor. Flock away to the paradise of Lambasingi hill station to beat the heat during the summer months while the resort in the Anantgiri Hills, encircled by sheer fecundity also makes for a wonderful getaway to relax and unwind.
Other places to see in Vishakhapatnam
are aplenty. The Kali Temple, Old Dutch Bungalow and the Visakha Museum will take you back in time as you skim through the rustic pages of history. The Ross Hill Church will shroud your being with peace and calm while a stroll along the slender shorelines of the Rishikonda Beach will calm you. If lucky, you can catch a sight of crimson colored sea at dusk. The Dolphin’s Nose is also an interesting place to take in the mesmeric hues and the view s of nature.
A stay in Vishakhapatnam
is incomplete without sampling the delectable dishes of the town. While here, non-vegetarians can enjoy Andhra seafood at its best at the local eateries. Also don’t forget to dig into the lip-smacking Mutton Biryani and Prawn curry which are the prime and the must-try meals. Vegetarians can relish dosas, vadas and idlis with a variety of chutneys and Andhra-style sambhar. Satiate your epicurean soul by gorging on some more delicious Andhra delicacies. A top-notch version of Tamarind rice, Chitrannam is served on banana leaves and is infused with spicy flavors that give it a sour and a salty twist. Chepa Pulusu along with the Andhra style chicken biryani is sure to blow away your taste buds.
However, if you’re looking to wear your hair down and explore this amazing town then, then head to Hotel Winsar Park that offers a chic ambiance to party away. The Dusk Palm Beach lets you dance swing away with the sea while Marco Polo sets the tone for a splendid evening.
The elongated seaboard, lapped by the serene waves lends a luscious tinge to the humor of this port town. Experience the myriad tones of this wondrous land and book your Vishakapatnam tour package