Things to do alone in Hyderabad

“SOMETIMES YOU NEED TO BE ALONE. NOT TO BE LONELY, BUT TO ENJOY YOUR FREE TIME BEING YOU AND YOURSELF.”

If you clicked on this article, you’re either an introvert or a person who just shifted to Hyderabad. Trust me, I’m an introvert and always look up to places that I can explore alone. Sometimes, we get so overwhelmed with people and their un-asked thoughts and opinions. In the midst of this, all we need is a little time for ourselves. So, pull yourself together and enjoy your own company, or if you’re new to this city and also a person filled with wanderlust, then you must scroll down!  

YOU CAN READ A BOOK, WHILE YOU SIP COFFEE.

I’m talking about the book cafés where only the books talk to you.

The Coffee Shop

  • Address: 12,sainikpuri,Kapra, secunderabad, Telangana,500094
  • Cost:400₹

Beyond Coffee

  • Address: Rd 36, Jawahar Colony, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad
  • Cost:425₹

Truffle Tower

  • Address: Plot B-3, Rd 7, Filmnagar, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad
  • Cost:300₹

“You can never get a cup of coffee large enough or a book long enough to suit me”- Cs. Lewis.

These places have great coffee, lovely ambience, and other delicacies, and not to forget the bookshelf for all book lovers out there. That too free of cost! They’re not much pricey, just affordable. HAPPY READING.

KEEP CALM AND KART ON.

Go-karting is a fun sport that you can enjoy alone because it ignites that excitement in you. But it is only fun when it is up to the mark regarding the safety standards!

Here’s a list of some safe and cool go-karting spaces.

Kartainment Go-Karting Track

  • Address: Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, near parking place, Shamshabad, Hyderabad
  • Cost: 335-700₹

Runway 9

  • Address: Mahindra showroom,5-115, Mohan Reddy Commercial, Hyderabad
  • Cost: 400₹          

Okos Go-Karting

  • Address: Treasure Island, Kokapet
  • Cost: 335-700₹

 These spaces pay adequate attention to safety and maintain all the norms. They also have small food outlets and washroom facilities.

Note– The Kartainment go-karting track does not have a parking facility. You might have to park your vehicle in the airport zone.

JOGGING IS LIFE’S SUPERLATIVE.

There are some fantastic spots in Hyderabad where you can run and enjoy staying fit.

KBR Park

  • Address: Rd no 12, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad
  • Cost:30₹

Necklace Road

  • Address: Necklace road, B.s Maqta, Hyderabad
  • Cost: 0₹

Attapur Jogging Track

  • Address: Laxminagar Colony rd, Ambience fort, Attapur, Hyderabad
  • Cost: 0₹

 The parks mentioned above are always clean and serene. The “winter is coming,” and the jogging feels amazing at necklace road early morning with Hussain Sagar in the view and few parks around. The motivation is always around the KBR and Attapur park as you can find a yoga instructor just free of cost! If you’re an animal lover, you’ll be excited to spot a peacock, and if you’re not, don’t worry, the parks are stray dogs free. So, pick up your headphones and jog all the way.

GET YOUR BACKPACK! AND GO TREKKING.

Trekking is a bit adventurous but a fun activity to do alone.

Khajaguda Heritage Rock Foundation

  • Address: Khajaguda cave trail, Manikonda
  • Cost: 0₹

Gunrock Hill

  • Address: ward no 7, Secunderabad, Chinna Kamala, Telangana
  • Cost: 0₹

Nature lovers, what are you thinking? The best places to be away from the city’s hustle and enjoy the sunrise or the sunset in solitude and tranquillity. You’ll enjoy rock climbing and the Mandir and Dargah that is located on the Khajaguda foundation. The Gunrock hills come under the military area, but you go trekking

Note– Beware of the snakes at Gunrock hills.

A VISIT TO MUSEUM IS A BEAUTY SEARCH.

You can walk alone in the museum, appreciating the art without being judged.

Salar Jung Museum

  • Address: Salarjung road, Near Minar function hall, Hyderabad
  • Cost: 20₹

Chowmahala Palace

  • Address: Motigalli, Khilwat, Hyderabad
  • Cost: 50₹

What’s better than living the past through these museums in the present where no one wants to know about the most valuable era! The museums are clean; the artefacts are neatly kept in the glass cases, so no one touches it. You can get your pictures clicked by the photographer who charges for it. And can learn about the history of every single artefact kept in the museum. The vehicles can be parked in the parking area provided by Museum facilities.

DON’T FORGET TO PAMPER YOURSELF.

Spa/salon is not a luxury; it is a necessity! After working hard, it’s essential to spend on yourself.

Bubbles Hair Salon And Spa

  • Address: They have branches in Jubilee hills, Hitec City and Gachibowli.
  • Cost: Depends

Mirrors Salon And Spa

  • Address: They have branches in Madhapur, Gachibowli, and Jubilee
  • Cost: Depends

The experience you’ll have in these salons is something you have dreamt for yourself. The staff is polite and friendly. They look into your considerations and style you accordingly. The salon and the apparatus they use is very hygienic. The prices are reasonable. And don’t you worry, it’s for both men and women.

SHOPPING IS CHEAPER THAN THERAPY.

Treat yourself! It’s always better to shop alone without anyone bugging you.

Inorbit Mall

  • Address: S.No 60 Inorbit Mall rd, Mindspace, Hyderabad
  • Cost: Depends

Shahran Market

  • Address: Shahran Market, Charminar, Hyderabad
  • Cost: Depends

Abids street

  • Address: Abids st, Hyderabad
  • Cost: Depends

Inorbit Mall is my favourite one. It has five floors with branded shops, including Max, H&M, Jack And Jones, Marks And Spencer. You can find some trendy clothes there. The hygienic food court is the cherry on top. Shahran market is famous among the Hyderabadis due to its imported products, mostly from the Gulf countries. The market is also famous for Abayas. The prices are excellent. At Abid’s street, you can find shops for everything you need!

YOU’RE ONLY ONE SWIM AWAY FROM A GOOD MOOD.

Are you a water baby and bored being alone at home? Then swim and make friends.

Oasis Swimming Pool

  • Address: Al Hamra Colony, Shaikpet, Hyderabad
  • Cost: 500₹

Oyster Swimming Pool

  • Address: Rd no 1, Behind pizza hut, Hyderabad
  • Cost: 500₹

Swimming freshens you up and fun activity to do alone. The Oasis Swimming Pool has hourly batches. There is also a ladies batch particular only for ladies; kids are not allowed. You can also get a membership and swimming coaching from 7:00 am to 10:00 am. The pool is always cleaned and chlorinated. Oyster swimming pool is well maintained, and easy parking is also available.

Life is all about loving others and yourself. Make sure you check out these places and thoroughly enjoy yourself. CHEERS!