Andhra Pradesh, the south eastern coastal area of the Indian sub-continent often abbreviated as AP. The state shares its boundary with Tamil Nadu and Karnataka from the west, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Orissa from the North and Bay of Bengal from the East. Tour to South India always engaged with visiting its honored Hindu temples, vibrant cultures, historical monuments and its exotic beaches. Many tourists come to explore the treasures of Andhra Pradesh, which are spread across miles and miles away of this wide terrain. Sincere observation to this state, you will realize that popularity of the nearby destinations like Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka catches how much attention of travelers, attractions of Andhra Pradesh are never less than those.
Following are some major tour destinations of Andhra Pradesh:
The hub of IT industry and is the capital of AP. To enjoy a family holiday amidst the heritage sites and modern technology this is the city to visit. There are a lot to see and explore in this city, which includes religious places like Chilkur Balaji temple, St. Joseph Cathedral and Jama Masjid; wildlife reserves like Nehru Zoological Park, Mriganavi National Park; and palaces like Asman Garh Palace and Golconda Fort. Charminar is the most visited tourist destination in Hyderabad that still keeping alive the architecture of Qutub Shahi.
This is a port city of Andhra Pradesh. The pleasurable climatic condition fascinates every heart and compels the tourist to visit the city anytime throughout the year. Tour to Visakhapatnam opens the door to Rushikonda beach, where travelers are found indulging in various water sports activity like water skiing, wind surfing and swimming. There are some other beaches as well where you should take a look during South India tour such as Gangavarma beach, Yarada beach and Ramkrishna beach. Boora Caves one another finest attraction of the city which was built in 18th century. Naturalists can also find a great interest by visiting Aaraku valley, Indira Gandhi Zoological Park and Dolphin’s Nose.
Whenever, you want to get South India tour package, sightseeing of Vijayawada’s attraction surely take into your consideration. Spending one to two days in this city, you can explore some greatest temples at this place like Subramanya Swamy Temple, Gunadala Matha Shrine and Kanaka Durga Temple. Kanaka Durga Temple is a famous religious place, which is dedicated to goddess Durga. Turning towards Undavalli Caves, you can see a huge statue of Lord Vishnu. The architectural magnificence of these caves is truly matchless.
Guntur tour will take you to the historical world of 10th Century. Agasthyaeswara Sivalayam temple is a famous temple of the city where Lord Shiva seats. Inscriptions on the stone of the temple attract many tourists. Amaravati is a most popular tour destination of Guntur because of the shrine of Lord Shiva. Visiting to this place, you can see some beautiful sculptors of Buddhist and Lord Amareswara. To see some more relics of Buddhist move to Amravati Museum, which shows a great collection of their belongings.
Tourists having the great religious believe are often found at Nellore. Most parts of the city boasts off various ancient temples that lefts its influences throughout the city. The bank of Pennar River is the home of Ranganatha Temple where both Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi are worshiped. During your pilgrimage tour in South India, you can also visit Kamakshi temple and Krishna temple to get an ideal religious touch.
Tirupati is a temple town of Chittoor district. The city is prosperous for the world famous Venkateswara Swamy temple dedicated to lord Venkateswara. Therefore, Tirupati is considered the busiest pilgrimage destination in the world. Some other shrines of Tirupati are Sri Varahaswamy Temple, Sri Bedi Anjaneya Swamy Temple and Sri Chennakesava Swamy Temple that you can visit when you are at Tirupati.