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When you think about Hyderabad, the first thing that clicks on your mind is “Hyderabadi Biryani”, and I know your mouth is watering now, moving on! While Hyderabad is famous for its spicy cuisines, there is much more to do while in Hyderabad.
We all are stuck in our quite a busy lifestyle and especially when it comes to metropolitan cities. Life runs on the clock, and we are spending most of our time working. In such a busy schedule, we all need a small break to freshen up our mind and relax.
“Solo travelling not only pushes you out of your comfort zone, but it also pushes you out of the zone of other’s expectation”.
Travelling alone is a gift, you will be presented with daily opportunities to learn and grow, and will become closer to yourself as a result. Solo travel is not very easy and not very difficult. If you have confidence and strong will power, then you can travel anywhere in the world. This blog is for those who want to travel on their own in Hyderabad.
Travelling solo does not always mean you’re alone, you meet marvelous people along the way and make connections that last a lifetime.
Before going anywhere, please do some relevant research on a particular destination where you want to travel. Without any research, it will be foolish to travel.
As time changes, females have been coming forward to travel alone without letting insecurities.
Salar Jung Museum
Salarjung Museum is a famous art museum located at Darul Shifa on the southern bank of the Musi River in Hyderabad. It is one of the three Indian national museums in India. It has a vast collection of exhibits which you don’t generally find in other museums. It is a heaven for history lovers. It takes you to extensive tour around the beginning of the earth and leaves you spellbound by the beauty of our history.
The Charminar was constructed in the year 1591, are a monument and mosque located in Hyderabad. The landmark is now globally as a symbol of Hyderabad and is listed among the most recognized structure in India.
An iconic symbol of Hyderabad. All in one experience, a historical place, a beautiful masjid, a market to shop the best accessories, clothes and trendy stuff.
Chow mahalla palace is the palace of Nizams of Hyderabad. Chow mahalla palace is just a stone’s throw away from Charminar. It is closed on Friday so you can plan your visit accordingly, which is definitely, a must-see in Hyderabad. You won’t be disappointed spending the day touring the ground.
Golconda fort is one among the world heritage site by the UNESCO. The origin of world-famous diamond Kohinoor is from the Golconda. There are plenty of monuments inside the fort to learn the history of early Hyderabad. The fort consists of a Durga Devi temple, a structure of mosque and an auditorium from where the best part of Hyderabad is visible. It won’t take too long to do a full visit.
Qutub Shahi Tombs
If you are a heritage buff, you need to visit here once. These tombs were planned and built by Qutub Shahis. These were renovated by Salar Jung III, Mir Yousuf Ali Khan in the 19 century. These tombs are made of grey granite. It is one of the very few places around the world, where the entire dynasty is buried and even today is so well preserved and maintained.
NTR garden is a public, urban park adjacent to Hussain Sagar lake in Hyderabad. This is the place to experience some fun activities at the weekend. This is one of the best places where you can enjoy your weekend in the city of Hyderabad. You will feel the peace which will give you a totally different feeling from 9 to 6 job and rush life. Spend your evening in this park, your mind will feel refreshed.
Hussain Sagar is a heart-shaped lake in Hyderabad. It was built by Ibrahim Quli Qutub Shah. It is a large man-made lake of Hyderabad and was constructed on a small tributary of the Musi river. One of the cool place in Hyderabad indeed. Evening sunset is the most watchable time here.
Ramoji film city
Ramoji film city is a beautiful place and provides you variety of options to explore including adventure rides, different gardens, bird park, butterfly park, bonsai museum, caves, different film sets, 4 -D movie and theatre show. Amazing setup replication of many real locations. It’s a really worth visiting place. If you are in Hyderabad, then don’t miss this beauty.
The Lumbini park is situated adjacent to the famous Hussain Sagar lake at the necklace road. This beautiful park is a good place for photography lovers and a good place to hang out. Boating is one of the best parts, and people love to see the buddha idol placed in the middle of the tank bund in the boats.
It is a good place, and people love to visit this place on weekends.
It is one of the best multiplexes in Hyderabad, a great place to go for a movie. It is a good place for youngsters because they can easily hangout in Imax. Recommended place to enjoy weekends. There are a lot of games available here which you can enjoy after watching a movie.
Hotel Shadab is located in old Hyderabad, near Madina market. One of the best places in Hyderabad where you can relish your taste buds with authentic “Hyderabadi biryani”. This place is highly recommended for a true Hyderabadi biryani lover. Biryani is not an only option, they also make other tasty dishes like chicken malai kabab, prawns, bheja fry, Nahari etc. and it’s spicy enough to burn your taste buds.
Sanjeevaiah Park is sure to mesmerize you with its natural beauty, and it’s lush greenery. The view of the Hussain Sagar lake from here captivates all its visitors. This park has nearly 100 species of avian fauna, comprising of both resident and non-resident birds. Sanjeevaiah Park, which is just beside the necklace road, is perfect for a relaxing hangout.
Roastery coffee house
It is a nice place for a quick evening hangout. The garden seating gives you some refreshing feel, and the food is worth the money. Located at road no 14 banjara hills, a beautiful house turned in to a coffee shop.
It’s known for its coffee variants and a great bunch of delicious palates.
Shopping Places in Hyderabad
The main shopping areas include Pathhergatti, Madina market, Abids, Nampally etc.
You can find everything in the biggest showroom from jewellery, textiles, handicrafts to footwear, ready-made in the market. Other places are Laad bazaar and begum bazaar.
The other areas in the city, which are turning in to hubs for shoppers include Ameerpet, Himayat Nagar, Begumpet, Somajiguda, Panjagutta etc.
Willpower and attitude are very important to travel alone. Introverts and wanderlusts must learn the difference between solitude and loneliness, and must not look for the latter. If you have this attitude of solitude, then you can travel the entire world. So just keep willpower in you.