Hyderabad is the capital of two states such as Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Hyderabad is often called as the City of Nawabs and known for beautiful forts and lakes located in and around Hyderabad. Go for an excursion is worth while staying in Hyderabad as it offers some wonderful sites making it the most recommended base for day trips. Sightseeing of Hyderabad includes the visit of Charminar, Golconda Fort and Chowmahalla Palace, Golconda and Taramati Baradari, Salarjung Museum, Nehru Zoological Park, Shilpgram, Qutab Sahi Tomb, Ramoji Film city etc. Some popular weekend getaways from Hyderabad are Mahabubnagar, Warangal, Bidar, Karimnagar, Nagarjunasagar, Medak etc.
Day Trip to Mahabubnagar
Mahabubnagar is formerly known as Palamoor, got its new name from the Nizam of Hyderabad. It is located at a distance of 140 km from Hyderabad covering the distance in 3 to 4 hours by road. It is one of the most popular weekend gateways from Hyderabad and a legendary source of the Golconda diamonds indluding the famous Kohinoor Diamods.
Hyderabad is the perfact base for weekend gateways as it offers some of the magnificent tourist places around it. Here you can explore some by clicking on it.