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Hyderabad, part of our south India tour packages, is the integral component of India cultural tours. This city of Nizams is soaked in four hundreds years of history and possesses landscapes and beautiful views that will surely comfort your soul. Created by the Qutub Shahi kings, Hyderabad is the capital city of Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It 鈥檚 the fifth largest city of India and is the hub of all the IT related activities. It has number of monuments which are part of Indian heritage tours and features destinations that are a must visit for any tourist. Some of these tourist spots are mentioned below: Charminar - It is one of the must visit landmark in Hyderabad. Charminar means "Mosque of the Four Minarets and Four Towers". It 鈥檚 is the most sought after destination on our south india tour packages. Golconda Fort - This is the most magnificent monument, situated at 11 kms from Hyderabad.The meaning of the word 鈥楪 olconda 鈥?comes from two different words: 鈥淕 olla 鈥?and 鈥淜 onda 鈥?which means 鈥淪 hepherd hill 鈥? Mecca Masjid - Located near Charminar, Mecca Masjid is one of the largest and oldest mosques in India. It 鈥檚 the most sought after meerestone on our indian heritage tours. Hussain Sagar Lake - The lake was built in the year 1562 by Hazrat Hussain Shah Wali on a tributary of the river Musi. It is the point where the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad meet. In the year 1992, a statue of Gautam Buddha was also erected in the middle of the lake. Salar Jung Museum - It 鈥檚 the third largest Museum in India and is located on the beautiful river of Musi. It houses the antique collection of Meer Usuf Ali Khan, Salarjung III.
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