Sight Seeing Places In Vizag (Visakhapatnam)
Ramakrishna Beach : A place for fun and relaxation
Kali Temple : Small Temple beautifully constructed situated near Rama Krishna Beach
Visakha Museum : Situated on the shores of the R.K beach, this museum gives historic insights of the past.
Victory at Sea : This memorial was erected by the Indian Navy to commemorate the destruction of Ghazi Submarine in 1971 during the Indo-Pak war.
VUDA Park : This park is a heavy crowd puller and has a Dancing Musical Fountain, Boating facility, Skating Ring, Horse and Camel Riding.
Rushikonda : One of the most beautiful virgin beaches in India.
Kambalakonda : Kambalakonda Reserve Forest, located not too far from the city in Degalagedda, close to the Indira Gandhi Zoological park.
The Kailasagiri : A Beautiful Hill peeping onto the sea with a panoramic sea view and serene atmosphere- An outstanding beautiful spot in all of Asia.
Indira Gandhi Zoological Park : (Visiting days : Tuesday - Sunday) : Situated at a distance of 9 kms, it is being developed over an area of 600 acres.
Timings : 9 am to 5 pm
Entry Fee : Child - Rs. 2/-, Adult - Rs. 5/-, Car - Rs. 200/- with 5 occupants.
Photogarphy : Still Camera : Rs. 50/- Video Camera : Rs. 75/- For more information...
Hindustan Shipyard Limited: (Visiting days Monday to Saturday Timings : 4 pm to 6 pm).
Port : (Visiting days : Tuesday to Thursday Timings : 1.30 pm to 3 pm) This port is safe in the protective shadows of Dolphin's Nose hill and Ross Hill. It is a natural harbour with round the clock navigation.
Anantagiri : Situated half way between S.Kota and Araku Valley, it has extensive Coffee Plantations and numerous waterfalls like Tadimada waterfalls.
Shivajipalem Park : Covers around 3 acres of land and is open in the evenings. Main attractions are a Skating Ring, three fountains and beautiful gardens. Can also be a picnic spot.
Mangamaripeta Beach (Creek) : An ideal place for developing water sports.
Dolphin's Nose : It faces the cool blue ocean and is a rocky promontory about 174m high and 358m above sea level.
Ross Hill, Darga Konda, Sri Venkateswara Swamy Konda.
Fishing Harbour : Most modern in the country and provides accommodation for 15 trawlers and 150 mechanised boats.
Yarada Beach and Valley : Surrounded by hills, full of greenery and a beautiful beach.
Gangavaram Beach : A beautiful beach situated very close to the Steel Plant.
Paderu : A picturesque and rich valley with an altitude of over 900 m situated 74 kms away from Visakhapatnam.
Mudasarlova Water Works and Park : Situated 10 km from the city. It is beautiful and the valley is framed by hills with a lake that supplies water to the city. There is also a scenic 18 hole Golf course belonging to East Point Golf Club.
VUDA Children's Theatre : Located in the heart of the city, this wonderful theatre (air-conditioned) is built in the shape of Dolphin where a lot children's movies are screened over the weekend (absolutely free) and other public functions are also held. There is also a play area with swings, slides etc. and a mini-zoo with rabbits, tortoises, geese and pigeons for children to enjoy.
Kondakarla Ava : Situated in Achyuthapuram mandal, 48km from Visakhapatnam, Kondakarla is famous for its natural lakes attracting migratory birds in summer.