Hosting a legacy of incredible architecture, culture and a bustling food scene, the 600-year-old city of Ahmedabad wins over visitors with its charm.
Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, the creator of the Taj Mahal, said it made “the sun and the moon shed tears from their eyes”. It has been described as a “teardrop on the cheek of eternity” by Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore.
Andhra Pradesh presents a glorious synthesis of culture against a colourful natural backdrop. Varied wildlife, rich history, vivid culture, majestic architecture make Andhra Pradesh a destination of endless surprises. Welcoming visitors with innumerable charming facets Andhra Pradesh captivates the eager traveller, looking for a wonderful holiday experience.
Andhra Pradesh Tourism has always been the frontrunner in attracting greatest number of tourists, inland and foreign, as it boasts of a naturally, ecologically, culturally and religiously rich and diverse variety of tourist destinations that are treasures of visual treat where one can continuously explore new experiences of visitor gratification and delight. Bounding in natural resources, the state of Andhra Pradesh having the longest eastern coastline and with a trail of Buddha Period glory, houses and holds many heritage sites adorned with pristine splendour, the forts, citadels and architectural masterpieces built by the past Royal hegemony and its noble Emperors. The magnificent palaces and places, monuments, memorials, tombs and stately structures built by them reflect the art and craftsmanship, architecture and culture that originated on this land.
There are beautiful dams, valleys, hills and ridges with the scenic dale, tranquil lake waters, swirling beach waves, meadows, resorts, hill stations, caves, virgin forests, sanctuaries and national parks which a visitor can enjoy to his heart's content.
Temples and shrines of pilgrimage are the important destinations of tourist traffic and are a big source of revenue flow. Museums and archaeological treasure houses with different galleries showcase historic and amazing collections of antiques, artefacts, weaponry and a wide range of objects that symbolize the history and culture and marvels of the territory. Festivals are year around and celebrations abound. So far an experience that never fails to excite and enchant....Welcome to Andhra Pradesh.