Hyderabad is a beautiful and historic city of Andhra Pradesh, situated on the banks of the Musi River. Places to visit include historical palaces, monuments, religious sites, wildlife parks, natural and artificial lakes, etc. Must-have delicacies are Hyderabadi Haleem and Hyderabadi Biriyani.
Hyderabad's GDP is USD 74 billion. The state government is the largest employer, employing 1,13,098 people. Services sector is the dominant industry, as are IT and Telugu Film Industry. Hyderabad is also known as the City of Pearls because of the presence of diamond and pearl trading centres. Some of the renowned traditional trading centers are Begum Bazaar, Laad Bazaar, and Sultan Bazaar.
Flight Information, Airport Services, and Connectivity
The Hyderabad International Airport is also called Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, and is located 22 km from the city. Some of the most important airlines operating here are Air India, JetLite, SpiceJet, JetAirways, Blue Dart Aviation, and Lufthansa Cargo. The most popular domestic and international destinations from this airport include Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Jaipur, Vijaywada, Sharjah, London-Heathrow, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Hong Kong, etc.
In-line Baggage Handling System, dedicated transfer desk, special lounge, exclusive smoking lounges, wheelchair facility, medical centre facility, 130 check-in counters, gifting store, exclusive eateries, restaurants, secure wrap, locker facility, airport lodge, ticketing counters, and other airport facilities are available.
All kinds of transport facilities are available 24x7 from the airport, including Pushpak Airport liner bus services, cab services, and normal taxi services.
More Information on Hyderabad
The Hyderabad metropolis is spread over 650 sq km and has a population of 6,809,970. The languages spoken here are Telugu, Urdu, Hindi, and English. The must-visit places in Hyderabad are:
- Hussain Sagar
- Nehru Zoological Park
- Mecca Masjid
- Lumbini Park
- Salar Jung Museum
- Mrugavini National Park
- Qutb Shahi Tombs
- Chowmahalla Palace
- AP State Archaeology Museum
The best time to visit Hyderabad is between October and March.