ABSICON 2022

EXPLORE HYDERABAD

Meet Hyderabad, the fresh face of emerging India – the city where history meets hi-tech, food meets fashion and culture meets cosmopolitan. Hyderabad is on its way to becoming one of India's most prosperous cities!

CHARMINAR

Hyderabad is almost synonymous with the Charminar. Build by Mohammed Quli Qutb Shah, the founder of Hyderabad, in 1591 at the centre of the original city layout. Charminar lies in all its splendour in the middle of Lad-Bazaar – Hyderabad’s famous bangle destination. The monument is illuminated in the evenings.

FALAKNUMA PALACE

Falaknuma Palace is one of the finest palaces in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. It belonged to Paigah Hyderabad State, and it was later owned by the Nizams. It is on a 32-acre (13 ha) area in Falaknuma, 5 km from Charminar. It was built by Nawab Vikar-ul-Umra, the thenprime minister of Hyderabad. Falak-numa means “Like the Sky” or “Mirror of the Sky” in Urdu. It is now a heritage hotel in the Taj Group.

CHOW MOHALLA PALACE

One of the heritage buildings in Hyderabad. The Chow Mahalla was built by the Nizams over a period of 1857 to 1869. The complex comprises four palaces in Moghul and European styles hence the Chow Mahalla. All the palaces are single-storeyed blocks with the exception of the main palace, which is double storeyed. The prestigious UNESCO Asia Pacific Merit award for cultural heritage conservation was presented to Chowmahalla Palace on March 15, 2010

POCHAMPALLY HANDLOOM PARK LTD. (PHPL)

Pochampally Handloom Park Ltd is an integrated textile park that houses designing, dyeing and weaving facility for textiles under a single roof. It was inaugurated on 16th November, 2008 and has been operation for the last three years. It is located in Kanumukkala Village, Pochampally Mandal, 40 km from Hyderabad.

QUTB SHAHI TOMBS

The tombs of the legendary Qutb Shahi kings are at a distance of a kilometre from Banjara Darwaza of the Golconda Fort. These tombs are said to be the oldest historical monuments in Hyderabad. The uniqueness of the tombs lies in the fact that they are the only tombs in the world where the entire dynasty has been buried at one place.

MECCA MASJID

Mecca Masjid is located at a stone’s throw from the Charminar. The Masjid is so named because the building blocks were brought from Mecca to build the central arch. The Qutb Shahis started building the mosque, which was completed later by Aurangzeb in 1694.

TIRUMALA VENKATESWARA TEMPLE

This is the most visited holy place as well as the second richest pilgrimage center in the world. The temple has its origins in Vaishnavism, an ancient sect which advocates the principles of equality and love, and prohibits animal sacrifice. The ancient and sacred temple of Sri Venkateswara is located on the seventh peak, Venkatachala (Venkata Hill) of the Tirupati Hill, and lies on the southern banks of Sri Swami Pushkarini.

Yadadri Temple

Yadadri Temple Opening Darshan Timings Pooja Details. Sri Lakshminarasimha Swamy Temple or Yadagirigutta is a popular Hindu Temple of Narasimha Swamy, an incarnation Lord Vishnu It is situated on a hillock in the Nalgonda district, Telangana, Yadagirigutta is at a distance of 6 KM from Riagir Railway station and at a distance of 13 KM from Bhongir Town and 60 kilometers from the city of Hyderabad.

RAMOJI FILM CITY

The Ramoji Film City is the largest integrated film city in the world. Spread over 1,666 acres, this is the world’s largest film studio complex as certified by Guinness World Records. The celluloid journey takes us through the massive dreamscape vibrant withflamboyant locales, picturesque avenues and make-believe sets. Glimpse of joy flashes on the faces of visitors when they recognize where and how their favorite films were made. http://www.ramojifilmcity.com/

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