Hyderabad, the capital city of Telangana represents the right blend of heritage with modernity. Rich historical heritage, culture and a knowledge hub, Hyderabad is among the fastest growing cities of the world.
Hyderabad Information Technology and Engineering Consultancy City, abbreviated as HITEC City, is a major technology township which is one of the leading hubs in India. Once the capital of the great Nizams, Hyderabad is today acquiring the status of the 'cyber capital' of India. Hyderabad, a twin city along with Secunderabad, has now acquired a third dimension -H Cyberabad, a city by itself, covering 51 sq.kms. HITEC City forms the core of this new knowledge hub. Some of the other institutions which are part of Cyberabad are Indian Institute of Information Technology(IIIT), ISB, proposed golf course, botanical gardens, night safari, Engineering Staff College of India, University of Hyderabad etc.,
The Charminar, built in 1591 CE, is a monument and mosque located in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. The landmark has become a global icon of Hyderabad, listed among the most recognized structures of India. The English name is a transliteration and combination of the Urdu words Chār and Minar, translating to "Four Towers"; the eponymous towers are ornate minarets attached and supported by four grand arches.
Hussain Sagar is a lake in Hyderabad spread across an area of 5.7 square kilometers and is fed by River Musi. A large monolithic statue of the Gautam Buddha, erected in 1992 stands in an island in the middle of the lake. Maximum depth of the lake is 32 feet.
An enthralling and bewitching experience, a unique architectural and engineering marvel that is Golconda is a masterpiece and a citadel that depicts the glory of the Royal Kingdoms that ruled this region. The invincible ramparts, boulders and intricate finesse of the fort are breathtaking.
Nehru Zoological Park
It was opened to the public on 6 October 1963. The Nehru Zoological Park is run by forest department, Government of Telangana, and is named after the first prime minister of the country, Jawaharlal Nehru.
In close proximity to Hussain Sagar lies the famous Birla Mandir dedicated to lord Venkateswara. The temple is built on top of a hillock. This was constructed by the noted Industrialist GD Birla totally in marble stone. The temple attracts lot of tourists throughout the year.
Ramoji Film City
The Ramoji Film City in India is located in Hyderabad. At 2000 acres, it is the largest integrated film city in the world. It is also a popular tourism and recreation centre, containing both natural and artificial attractions including an amusement park.
Birla Science Centre
It is an Indian science museum located in Hyderabad, India. Constructed by civil engineer Mr. P. A. Singaravelu, it comprises a planetarium, museum, science center, art gallery as well as a dinosaurium. The museum itself was the second phase of the science center when it opened in 1990.