Hyderabad is a prominent Indian city that offers a wonderful blend of old and new. This heritage centre is home to several historical monuments, majestic palaces and ancient temples, and has recently become a hub of the IT industry. This ‘City of Nizams’ will not only fascinate you with its regal grandeur but also mesmerize you with its skyscrapers and glitzy mega-malls. You can book cheap flights to Hyderabad through Brightsun Travel and witness the city’s diversity for yourself. The soul of this dynamic city lies with its iconic Charminar monument and mosque, featuring Persian, Islamic and Hindu influences in its architecture. Climb to the top of this landmark to enjoy panoramic views of the charming old city. There are so many other heritage edifices to explore in Hyderabad; visit the Golconda Fort and discover palaces and multiple fortification layers and step into Falaknuma Palace, renowned as a ‘jewel amongst the clouds’. You can also visit the Birla Mandir, a temple with a huge granite statue of Lord Venkateshwara.
Hyderabad is home to several excellent museums, and no trip to this city is complete without visiting the Salar Jung Museum, one of the largest museums in the world. Here you can discover various rare artifacts including the Tipu Sultan’s costumes, Mughal emperor Aurangazeb’s sword and famous artist Raja Ravi Varma’s paintings, as well as a range of historic manuscripts and ancient wood and stone sculptures. Hyderabad also offers plenty of wildlife viewing opportunities to its visitors. Step inside the Mrugavani National Park to spot around 600 species of animals including wild boars, black-napped hares and Indian vipers, as well as over 100 species of birds including peacocks, warblers, flowerpeckers and lapwings. You can also visit the Nehru Zoological Park to discover the likes of Asiatic lions, Indian rhinos, Royal Bengal tigers, giraffes and chimpanzees in their natural habitat. Brightsun Travel offers a range of cheap air tickets to Hyderabad, so you can come and explore the city’s rich history and unique wildlife.