Top 10 Places to Visit In Visakhapatnam | visakhapatnam Tourism

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Top 10 Places to Visit In Visakhapatnam | visakhapatnam Tourism

» 1. Kailasagiri

Kailasagiri is a hilltop park in the city of Visakhapatnam, It is one of the prominent hilltop parks with panoramic sea view on the East Coast.

Distance from airport: 18.4 KM

Ope0ning hours: 8 am to 8 pm Every day

Best time to visit: September to March

Entry fee: Adult- Rs75, Child- Rs 40 / Cable car- 5Rs

Photography: Allowed


» 2. Submarine Museum

INS Kurusura Submarine is a Soviet-built-I-641 class Submarine. This museum was recognized by the Navy as a War Memorial, INS Kursura played a vital role in the 1971 Indo-Pak war.

Distance from airport: 15.2 KM

Opening hours: 2 PM to 9 PM All days open expect Monday

Best time to visit: All year

Entry fee: Adult 40.Rs / Child 20.Rs

Photography: Camera 50.RS / Video camera 200.Rs


» 3.Rishikonda Beach

The Rishikonda Beach is a stunning beach with pristine waters, The serene golden sands of the beach are located in the bosom of the Rishikonda hill. The calm blue water The Rishikonda Beach is an ideal destination for a peaceful weekend getaway.

Distance from airport: 22.6 KM

Opening hours: Throughout the day & Evening

Best time to visit: September to May

Entry fee: Free

Water sport: Available


» 4. Kambalakonda Wildlife Sanctuary

The Sanctuary houses many rare species of wildlife animals such as panthers, Sambar deer, spotted deer, barking deer, jackal, wild boar, and wild dog.

Distance from airport: 17.8 KM

Opening hours: 7.00 AM to 6.30 PM

Best time to visit: September to May

Entry fee: Adult 10.RS / Children 5.RS / Vehicle 200.RS

Photography: Allowed


» 5. Simhachalan Temple

Simhachalan temple situated on the Simhachalam hill, which is 800 meters above sea level.The Historic Temple built in the 11th Century.

Distance from airport: 13.6 KM

Opening hours: 7 AM to 4 PM / 6 PM to 9 PM Every day

Best time to visit: All year

Entry fee: Free / 100.RS for Special Darshan

Photography: Not allowed inside the temple


» 6. Vuda City Central Park

The Central Park also known as VUDA City Central Park is an Urban Park in Visakhapatnam city. The park is located at the heart of the Visakhapatnam city. it covered around an area of 22 acres.

Distance from the airport: 16 KM

Opening hours: 9 AM to 8:30 PM Every day

Best time to visit: September to May

Entry fee: 20.RS / Musical Fountain Show 60.RS

Photography: Allowed


» 7. Yarada Beach

The calm blue water The Yarada Beach is an ideal destination for a peaceful weekend getaway. Yarada beach is one of the famous tourist attraction in Visakhapatnam.

Distance from airport: 22.7 KM

Opening hours: Throughout the day & Evening

Best time to visit: September to May

Entry fee: Free

Water sport: Not available


»8. Bojjana Konda Vizag

There are many monolithic stupas, rock-cut caves, ruins of prayer halls, meditation halls, brick build structural edifices, resting places available on the twin hills of Bojjanna Konda and Lingala Konda.

Distance from the airport: 31 KM

Opening hours: 9 am to 6 pm All days

Best time to visit: September to May

Entry fee: Free

Photography: Allowed


» 9. Borra Caves

Borra Caves are famous for stalagmite and stalactite formations in Andhra Pradesh. These caves are one of the largest in India which is at a height of about 705 meters.

Distance from airport: 82.2 KM

Opening hours: 10 am to 5 pm All days of the week

Best time to visit: September to May

Entry fee: 60.RS for adult / 45.RS for children

Photography: 25.RS for Phone Camera / 100.RS Camera


» 10. Araku Valley

Araku valley, an amazing hill station, one of the unfathomable valley in India lures the tourists with its breathtaking landscapes and pleasant weather.

Distance from airport: 107 KM

Opening hours: Throughout the day & Evening

Best time to visit: June to March

Entry fee: Free

Photography: Allowed


Best time to visit Visakhapatnam: October to March.

It is one of the major tourist destinations in Andhra Pradesh.

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