12 Best Places to visit in Visakhapatnam (Vizag Tourism) 2021

Welcoming you all once again to my site… so howz everything going, you, your family, and friends… I hope everyone is fit, fine and happy.so October is on the way… what’s your plan for winter vacation? Please don’t say you wanted to be at home because we are explorers we can’t sit at home idly, right? …yeah so any idea where we are going to explore the next place? If not then, I’m here for you. I have a place in mind i.e. capital city of Andhra Pradesh i.e. Visakhapatnam… excited?

I know, me too…so before we explore let’s know a bit about Visakhapatnam, Visakhapatnam is formally known as Vizagapatam, this city is the second-largest populated city in India and the largest city of Andhra Pradesh. This city is also known as the “city of destiny”.

So it’s time for knowing the famous foods that we can taste in Visakhapatnam- Muri Mixture, Tomato Bajji, Punugulu, Sweet Corn, Dosa, Liver Kebab, and Masala Batani. So this is the same famous food in Visakhapatnam… I know you are going to taste it.

Okay after knowing mouth-watering foods it’s time for some famous folks dance, so here it is-Kuchipudi, Vilasini Natyam, Andhra Natyam, Burrakatha, Veeranatyam, Butta Bommalu, Tholu Bommalaata, and Lambadi. I hope you will witness this amazing dance folks.

THE BEST PLACES TO VISIT in VISAKHAPATNAM

Okay so the time comes for exploring the new Places in Visakhapatnam, so here is the list of places that we are going to explore:

  • Rishikonda Beach
  • Submarine Museum
  • Kailasagiri
  • Borra Caves
  • Yarada Beach
  • Dolphin Hill or Nose
  • Araku Valley
  • Rama Krishna Mission Beach
  • Katiki Waterfalls
  • Indira Gandhi Zoological Park
  • Simhachalam Temple
  • Vuda Park

1. RISHIKONDA BEACH

Rishikonda Beach
Rishikonda Beach

Hello everyone we are starting our trip with a beach called Rishikonda beach… I think it is better to start our trip with a water splash! … so Rishkonda beach is situated in Visakhapatnam on the coast of the Bay of Bengal, Andhra Pradesh.

If you want to have quality time with your family, friends and your loved ones on the beach, then you must visit this beach, not only you will explore the beach but you also enjoy the beautiful scenes of that beach. And trust me you are gonna love it.

I hope you will visit this place, don’t forget your camera.

2. SUBMARINE MUSEUM

Submarine Museum
Submarine Museum

Hey, I have a question? For you do you ever visit a museum of submarines? If not, then I’m presenting you with a museum called a Submarine Museum. This museum is located near the War Memorial of Ramakrishna mission beach in Visakhapatnam.

When you visit this you will able to witness one of the most famous submarines called NS Kursura. After the accomplishment of the mission, this submarine Kursura is converted into a submarine.

When you enter this submarine you can see various parts of the submarine-like- sonar room, control room various war weapons, radar room, pictures, and portraits.

If you ask me you should visit this place once …because it will make you proud when you think about our country India.

3. KAILASAGIRI

Kailasagiri
Kailasagiri

Okay everyone after visiting a museum, it’s time to visit a hilltop park called Kailasagiri. Kailsagiri is considered as one of the most developed parks by an authority called Visakhapatnam Metropolitan Region Development Authority.

The best part of this park is that you will able to witness a gorgeous view of the city of Visakhapatnam with the beach and trust me you will feel peace and calm. Not only this you can witness historical things like Floral clock, Namam display, and ropeway car.

I hope you will visit this place, for a better view.

4. BORRA CAVES

Boora Caves
Boora Caves

So after catching a beautiful view in Kailasa Giri, let’s explore another place called Borra caves. This cave is situated, in the Ananthagiri hills of the Araku Valley, it is also known as Borra Guhalu.

You know this cave is very famous for having different and gorgeous caves inside it. Where you can experience very magical structures of the caves, which will make you think that how much mystical and magical nature.

Don’t overthink guys go for it, you will find how amazing these caves are.

5. YARADA BEACH

Yarada Beach
Yarada Beach

After visiting famous caves in Andhra Pradesh it’s time for visiting another beach called Yarada beach. Yarda beach is located around 22 Km away from Visakhapatnam central.it is one of the most beautiful beaches in Visakhapatnam.

The best part of this beach is that when you visit this beach you can witness the natural beauty because it is surrounded by small mountains in which small trees and plants are grown, in which their leaves dance according to the gentle air of the environment.

I would personally recommend you to visit this beach to enjoy this silencing environment.

6. DOLPHIN HILL STATION OR NOSE

Dolphin Hill or Nose
Dolphin Hill or Nose

So after having a silencing environment on the beach, let’s have some hilly fun… in Dolphin hill station or Nose. Dolphin is a hill station which is located between Gangavaram Port and Yarada.

It is one of the most beautiful hill stations in Visakhapatnam, it is famous for its eye-catching Dolphin’s nose structure. Not only this you can also witness a beautiful scenic view from that mountain, where you can take selfies from that point.

I’m hoping you will also enjoy this Mountain View.

7. ARAKU VALLEY

Araku Valley
Araku Valley

I know you guys love the previous hilly fun… by seeing your excitement….I’m presenting you with another hill station called Araku Valley. This valley is located around 111 km west of Visakhapatnam city.

The best part of this valley is that whether you travel by road or air or water, you will be amazed by its natural beauty which will make you think how amazing is this Araku valley. It is surrounded by green mountains and with blue sky having white clouds.

I know you will definitely visit this valley because we are explorers.

8. RAMAKRISHNA MISSION BEACH

Rama Krishna Mission Beach
Rama Krishna Mission Beach

I don’t think there is an explorer who doesn’t love beaches, so because of this reason, I’m presenting you with another famous beach in Visakhapatnam. This beach is situated at a distance of around 18 km from the Visakhapatnam International Airport.

This is considered one of the most beautiful natural scenic beaches in Visakhapatnam, this is the reason for its popularity among tourists. If you are a religious person you can visit the Kali temple which is near the beach that I insist you visit that magical temple.

I’m hoping that you will love the natural beauty of this beach.

9. KATIKI WATERFALLS

Katiki Waterfalls
Katiki Waterfalls

Okay everyone after having fun on the beach it’s time for us to visit one of the famous waterfalls of Visakhapatnam called Katkiki Waterfall. This waterfall is situated between kasalaka railway stations and Borra Caves.

You know when you visit this waterfall you are gonna love it because of its surrounding. This waterfall is surrounded by trees and mountain rocks which automatically increases its beauty. So just imagine sitting near the waterfall with the sounds of water flowing with peace and relaxing air gentle air which makes the tree’s leaves dance.

I would recommend you add this waterfall to your trip.

10. INDIRA GANDHI ZOOLOGICAL NATIONAL PARK

Indira Gandhi Zoological Park
Indira Gandhi Zoological Park

Don’t you guys think that we should also witness Visakhapatnam’s animals and birds? Yes of course we should witness them, then here, it is the famous national park called Indira Gandhi Zoological National Park. This national park is located on the Kambalakonda Reserve Forest of Visakhapatnam, India.

In this national park you will able to witness various species of animals like birds (Eagle, Vulture.), primates (Bonnet monkey, Rhesus monkey.), herbivores (Elephant, Wild boar.),carnivores (Leopard and Cheetah.) and reptiles (python, Cobra, King cobra, Rat snake.).

I hope you visit this national zoological park to witness these animals, birds, and various other species of wildlife.

11. SIMHACHALAM TEMPLE

Simhachalam Temple
Simhachalam Temple

So after all these beaches, sanctuaries, national parks, and waterfalls, there is something that we are lifting any guesses what it will be…? Bingo! We didn’t visit any temple in Visakhapatnam… so here the famous temple in Visakhapatnam called Simhachalam Temple. this temple is located on the Simhachalam Hill Range. This temple is also named Sri Varaha Lakshmi Narasimha temple.

This temple is generally famous for its structure, this temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. I think if you are visiting this city then you must visit this famous temple.

May Lord Vishnu bless you.

12. VUDU PARK

Vuda Park
Vuda Park

Okay, everyone, there is another park that you can visit in this city called Vudu Park. This park is situated near Ramakrishna Mission Beach in Visakhapatnam.

The best part of this park is that you enjoy the children’s park if you are with children, not only this you can also do boating, swimming, horse and camel rides, all these things generally attract children’s to visit this park.

So I am recommending you visit this park at once when you visit this beautiful city.

So here we are ending our trip to this beautiful city VISAKHAPATNAM I hope I can see you on the next trip till then… HAPPY JOURNEY… keep loving and keep smiling…

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