Vizag–Araku Budget Tour
Tour Duration: 4 Nights/5 Days
Tour Departure Date: 07 Feb 2020
Price Starting at ₹ 12,030/– per person on double occupancy.
• Comfortable Trail Journey (UP & DN) in Sleeper class (Seat preference not available)
• Train Food (1 Lunch+2 Dinners)– Veg only
• Night Stay at deluxe category hotel in AC Rooms in Vizag on MAP plan (Breakfast+Dinner)
• Road transfers & sightseeing as per the itinerary, by AC vehicles
• Travel Insurance
• ex Kolkata
• GST as applicable
Renowned as the jewel of the east coast, Visakhapatnam is the Eastern Naval Command of Indian Navy. It serves to be an exciting holiday destination for nature lovers. Discover the landmarks of the enthralling city .
Visakhapatnam also known as Vizag is a traveler’s delight that proffers striking sightseeing spots satiating the needs of different traveler profiles. An amazing port city that stands out as the largest city of the Andhra Pradesh has been name after Lord Vishaka.
Visitors flock the city to witness the Submarine Museum set on the RK Beach. Travelers get an opportunity to visit the amazing retired submarine that played a vital role in patrol missions in Indo-Pakistani War in 1971.
Awarded with the Dressing Ship honor it is must see spot of the city. Relegated to the museum status in 2001, the submarine had the privilege of traversing 1, 36,100 kilometers and attracts around three lakh visitors per annum.
Visakha Museum or the Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation Museum is another treasure of the city that gives an insight into its rich history. Set in the Dutch Bungalow the museum exhibits an impressive collection of armory and portraits. An interesting feature of the museum is that it reflects the maritime history of India.
Explore the gems of the fascinating city with our one day Visakhapatnam local sightseeing tour by Cab.
Visakhapatnam has been amazing visitors with inspiring valleys, striking hill ranges, mesmerizing lakes and exotic beaches. One day Vizag local sightseeing tour, journeys through an amazing range of sites that includes gracious temples, wonderful parks and informative museums.
Embark on the enthralling voyage with the visit to the graceful spot of Simhachalam Temple. Head out to the interesting Ramanaidu Film Studio and continue your journey with a refreshing walk over the famed Rishikonda Beach. Venture out to a splendid Kailasagiri Park and make the most of the wonderful place.
Tenatti Park is going to be a refreshing stop before proceeding to the Vishaka Museum and the Submarine Museum. Pay your obeisance at the Kali Mata temple and continue your journey to reach the Ramakrishna Beach and enjoy the breathtaking views of the splashing waves and cool breeze.
Vizag has long attracted visitors in search of its rich culture and natural splendor. A well crafted Visakhapatnam trip by private cab presents a combination of wilderness, delightfulness and a step back into its wonderful history.
Begin your enthralling one day Vizag tour with the visit to the auspicious Simhachalam Temple. As indicated by the name Simhachalam which means lion hill, the sacred place of worship is located above the hills of Simhachalam Konda.
This classical piece of architecture dating back to the 11th century enshrines Sri Varaha Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy, a manifestation of Lord Vishnu.
The gracious temple is one of the eighteenth Narasimha Kshetras with the image of Lord Narasimha appearing in the tribhanga posture having two hands with the head of a lion on a human torso.
Noteworthy features of the temple are the Kappasthamba and Natyamandapam. Tourists would admire the Kalyanamandapam supported with 96 black stone pillars that is adorned with beautiful carvings.
- Must see \ Things to do: A chariot driven by horses
2. Ramanaidu Film Studio
Step in the revered Ramanaidu Film Studio the next stop of our inspiring one day Visakhapatnam local sightseeing tour to get an insight of the stories of the legendary stars.
Encircled with green hills on one side and the invigorating sea on the other side, Ramanaidu Film Studio is a must see sight especially for movie fanatics.
Retrace the footsteps of the stars and learn about what happens behind the camera lens as you walk through the Museum of Cinemas. Spanning over an area of 35 acres, it provides an introduction to the filmmaking process. Learning about how movie magic is done excites all visitors.
Museum of Cinema is the key attraction of the studio that houses varied movie making equipments including the halogen lights, ultrasonic cleaners, winders and silent cameras.
- Must see \ Things to do: Look for photo galleries of various Tamil, Telugu and other famous artists like Raj Kapoor, Dev Anand, Rajesh Khanna and Jeetendra
Head forward with our one day fun filled Visakhapatnam local sightseeing tour, to the spectacular Rishikonda beach that is beautifully set along the coast of the Bay of Bengal. More prominent as the Jewel of the East Coast, travellers often flock the beach for the stunning sunsets and enjoying the iconic stretches of sand.
Vivid blue turquoise waters and striking white sand with the dramatic green hills around them make it a perfect beach to visit. Tourists can engage themselves in activities like swimming, Scuba diving, snorkelling, jet skiing and windsurfing.
- Must see \ Things to do: Enjoy the delightful views of the waves crashing against the white sandy soil
4. Kailash Giri
One of the most favourite sightseeing spots visited with our one day Vizag local sightseeing tour is the Kailasagiri, a well manicured park perched at a height of 360 feet above the sea level.
Well maintained by the Visakhapatnam Metropolitan Region Development Authority the park is spread over 300 acres of land featuring an amazing statue of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.
The Toy train proffers breathtaking views of the surroundings as visitors take a circular trip of the garden. An attractive draw of the garden is the floral clock with a diameter of 10 feet. Tourists engage themselves in paragliding amidst the serene atmosphere.
An array of viewpoints gives a glimpse of picturesque views that delights every visitor. A key attraction of the park is the Shanku-Chakra namas of Lord Venkateswara of Tirupati.
- Must see \ Things to do: Forty feet tall image of Lord Shiva
5. Tenatti Park
Move ahead to the fabulous Tenatti Park with our one day Visakhapatnam tour and get immersed in the tranquillity and immense beauty of the splendid place. Tourists can enjoy splendid views as the Park is situated facing the Bay of Bengal.
A rejuvenating park which has been named after the well known freedom fighter Tenneti Viswanadham is one of the oldest parks of the city.
- Must see \ Things to do: Grab the amazing views in your cameras
Travel back in time and get introduced to the rich history and culture of the port city as our one day Vizag city local sightseeing tour takes you to the famed Visakha Museum which accommodates a rich collection of artefacts.
Exhibits includes ancient armoury like the armour suits, spear stands, revolvers, daggers, swords, muzzle loading guns, steel bows and handguns.
It also houses a 250lb shell bomb that was dropped by the Japanese during the World War II and the coconut that was used for the inauguration of the first ship named as the S.S Jale Usha by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.
Visitors can view the old crockery, coins, portraits, letters, periodicals, diaries, manuscripts, maps, jewellery, stuffed animals and silk costumes.
This impressive museum also displays the desk used by the father of the nation and his photographs taken during his stay in Nikitam House in Visakhapatnam.
Key attractions include models of planes, warships, submarines, the route of Vasco-da-Gama’s maiden voyage to India and a search light reflector. It reflects the history of Indian vast Maritime heritage.
People would be delighted to view the ship models of INS Visakhapatnam, INS Sumedha and INS Kamorta.
Tourists would find it very informative as they walk through the aviation section that displays the aircraft models like Chetak and Kamov and the maritime themed souvenirs.
- Must see \ Things to do: Scorpene class submarine Kalvari
Explorethe life of warriors with the visit to the Submarine Museum located on the RK Beach near the War Memorial in Vizag. It accommodates several pictures and valuable artefacts giving an opportunity to its visitors to learn about the sacrifice and strength of the warriors and the history of the submarine.
INS Kurusura Submarine is a USSR class I-641 submarine commissioned in December 1969. A fifth submarine of the country after serving the country for 31 years was decommissioned in February 2001 and converted as a museum.
Stretching over a length of 91.3 meters the submarine holds 22 torpedoes, 3 diesel engines and 448 batteries. It has three shafts each with a six blade propeller.
- Must see \ Things to do: Kitchen that is smaller than a telephone booth
Continuing our exciting voyage tourists would be taken to the revered Kali Mata temple located just 2kms from RK Beach. This magnificent temple was constructed in 1984 with a strong foundation going eight feet below the road level.
The magnificent temple built with a skeletal structure of a coral enshrines goddess Kali, the destroyer of the evil. A wonderful stone cut arch at the entrance greets the visitors to the sacred place of worship. Its tall pillars and beautiful arches exude admiration.
- Must see \ Things to do: Lord Shiva Temple next to the Kali Mata temple which houses the rasalingam, carved out of a single stone weighing 10 kgs
One of the prominent sightseeing spot visited with our one day Visakhapatnam local sightseeing tour is the famed Ramakrishna Beach. Maintained by the Municipal Corporation of Visakhapatnam and Visakhapatnam Urban Development Authority, the long beach lies facing the Bay of Bengal.
Visitors throng in the beach to witness the magical sunsets. It also has a war memorial built in honour of the soldiers of the 1971 war named as the Victory at Sea. Boating, sunbathing and beach volleyball are few activities that tourists can engage themselves in.
- Must see \ Things to do: Take a relaxing stroll along the vibrant stretch of sand
Terms & Conditions
Travelers are requested to follow the given itinerary for 1 Day Visakhapatnam Local Sightseeing tour package. Ideally this 1 day Vizag city tour package cannot be customized, however if guests prefer to visit different set of places in Vizag city tour, they can check the possibility of the same with the listed car rental companies and request for a custom quote.
The time spent on each Visakhapatnam tourist attraction is to be followed as per the Itinerary schedule. In case of any delays or additional time spent at a particular place, driver or car rental company will not be responsible to cover all the places mentioned in the itinerary.
Please also note that if a particular Vizag sightseeing place is closed on the scheduled day of the tour, it will not be covered from the list of sightseeing places. Please check the possibility of visiting an alternate place with cab vendor before you book the tour.
Vizag is a popular tourist destination mainly known for its beaches. Located at a distance of 120 km from Vizag is a beautiful hill station called Araku which is as popular as the beaches of Vizag.
Blessed with enchanting streams, lush green forests, beautiful waterfalls, sprawling coffee plantations, rich landscape and wonderful weather, Araku valley is no doubt a famous tourist destination attracting nature lovers, honeymoon couples, and adventure enthusiasts from all over the country.
The journey to Araku valley by train is something that everyone should experience with tunnels, hill sides, streams, waterfalls making your journey truly mesmerising. The ride through the road is equally enchanting with sharp curves and beautiful sceneries along the way.
Located at an altitude of 911 m above sea level, Araku is a must visit destination for tourists visiting Vizag. Araku valley is mainly inhabited by tribals and the Tribal museum is one of the main attractions here. It houses tribal handicrafts and several artifacts depicting the lifestyle of tribal people. The tribal dance known as Dhimsa dance with tribals dressed in colorful attire is a must see for visitors coming to Araku.
Araku is also known for its coffee plantations and boasts of manufacturing India’s first tribal growers’ organic coffee brand. Another major attraction of Araku valley, Padmapuram Gardens is widely visited by the tourists coming to Araku. The hanging cottages are one of the top attractions of Padmapuram gardens. The garden has a wide variety of beautiful plants and flowers and the toy train ride around the garden is quite popular among the kids.
Araku is also blessed with beautiful waterfalls like Sangda waterfalls and Dumbriguda waterfalls. Araku doesn’t disappoint adventure lovers either as it is a famous trekking spot attracting adventure seekers from all over the country.
A place of immense scenic beauty, Araku valley is a must visit tourist destination for every nature lover. The picturesque view of the landscape, the enchanting waterfalls, the amazing tribal culture, and the lush green forests makes this scenic hill station a place worth visiting by each and everyone.
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