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Attractions to explore near Charminar

CharminarChar Kaman, Ghansi Bazaar, Hyderabad, Telangana 500002, India

This is a monument and a mosque located in Hyderabad which is built in 1591.The landmark has become known globally as a symbol of Hyderabad and is listed among the most recognized structures in India. The Charminar's long history includes the existence of a mosque on its top floor for more than 400 years. While both historically and religiously significant, it is also known for the popular and busy local markets surrounding the structure, and has become one of the most frequented tourist attract

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Mecca Masjid0.17 KMs away from Charminar

This is a congregational mosque in Hyderabad. t is one of the largest mosques in India with a capacity of 20,000. The mosque was built between the 16th and 17th centuries and is a state-protected monument that lies close to the Charminar.

Salarjung museum0.43 KMs away from Charminar

This is an art museum located in Dar ul Shifa on the southern bank of Musi river. It is one of the three national museums in India.

Chowmahalla Palace0.52 KMs away from Charminar

The former centre of the ‘City of Nizams’, Hyderabad, the splendid Chowmahalla Palace was the seat of the rulers of the Asaf Jahi dynasty. This palace became the venue where the Nizams used to entertain their important guests and special visitors and organize ceremonial ceremonies. Erected around 200 years ago, Chowmahalla Palace boasts of exquisite architecture and magnificence.

Nehru Zoological Park2.76 KMs away from Charminar

Nehru Zoological Park was opened to the public in the year of 1963. It is situated near the historically important Mir Alam Tank, which is 200 year old and is the first multi-arch masonry dam in the world. Nehru Zoological Park is one of the largest zoos of India. Adding to the extensive varieties of wildlife, this zoo park is considered to be the first one where animals have been kept in zoological order.

Falaknuma Palace3.49 KMs away from Charminar

Falaknuma is a palace in Hyderabad. It originally belonged to the Paigah family and was later owned by the nizam of Hyderabad. It is on a hillock that covers around 32 acres.

Paigah Tombs3.69 KMs away from Charminar

Paigah Tombs are known for their architectural excellence. One of the best examples of Indo Saracenic architecture, the tombs presents a beautiful blend of Asaf Jah and Rajputani style of architecture. Built of white marble, Paigah tombs captivate visitors with intricately designed interiors.

Birla Mandir Hyderabad5.00 KMs away from Charminar

This is a Hindu temple built on a 280 feet high hillock .The construction took 10 years and was opened in 1976 , the temple was constructed by the Birla foundation.

NTR Gardens5.63 KMs away from Charminar

This memorial was a part of the Buddha Purnima Project that was being handled by Hyderabad Urban Development Authority (HUDA) for the beautification and development of the Hussain Sagar lake and its surroundings as a major tourist attraction.

Buddha Statue6.00 KMs away from Charminar

The Buddha Statue of Hyderabad is the world's tallest monolith of Gautama Buddha, erected on Gibraltar Rock in the middle of Hussain Sagar.

Hussain Sagar Lake7.47 KMs away from Charminar

This is a heart shaped lake in Hyderabad built by Ibrahim Quil Qutub shah in 1563. There is a buddha statue erected in the middle of the lake

Shri Jagannath Temple, Hyderabad7.87 KMs away from Charminar

This is a modern temple built by the odia community at the city of Hyderabad. The temple is located near the Banjara hills. It resembles the original Jaganath temple in puri.

Golconda Fort8.18 KMs away from Charminar

Golkonda fort is a fortified citadel and an early capital city of the Qutub Shahi Dynasty. Because of the vicinity of diamond mines, Golconda flourished as a trade centre of large diamonds, known as the Golgonda diamonds.

Kasu Brahmanandha Reddy National Park9.31 KMs away from Charminar

Kasu Brahmanandha Reddy National Park is a vast spread of lush greenery and rich fauna which is located in the middle of Hyderabad city- Jubilee Hills. Named after former Chief Minister Kasu Brahmananda Reddy, this park promises rejuvenating nature amid the concrete buildings and traffic of city life.

Durgam Cheruvu11.82 KMs away from Charminar

This is a freshwater lake located in the Rangareddy district. The lake is also known as Secret Lake because it is hidden between the localities of Jubilee Hills and Madhopur

HITEC City13.78 KMs away from Charminar

The Hyderabad Information technology and Engineering consultancy city Abbreviated as HITEC city is an Indian information technology, Engineering, Health informatics, and Bioinformatics Business district which spread around 200 acres.

Osman Sagar Dam19.37 KMs away from Charminar

A reservoir in the Indian city of Hyderabad, which was created by damming the Muzi river in 1920 to provide an additional source of drinking water for Hyderabad and to protect the city after the great Muzi flood. It was constructed during the reign of the last NIZAM of Hyderabad state.

Ameenpur Lake23.27 KMs away from Charminar

Ameenpur Lake is a small lake located in the Indian state of Telangana. it is the first body of water in India to be recognized as the Biodiversity heritage site and is the first biodiversity site which is approved in an urban area.

Sanghi Temple23.83 KMs away from Charminar

This temple is located in the Sanghi Nagar in Telangana .The sacred Raja Gopuram, which is very tall, can be seen from several kilometers away. the temple complex is located on the Paramanand Giri hill which attracts number of devotees.

Ramoji Film City24.50 KMs away from Charminar

It is the largest integrated film city in Telangana and has been certified by the Guinness World Records as the largest studio complex in the world. It was built by Telugu film producer Ramoji Rao in 1996. It is also a popular tourism and recreation center, containing natural and artificial attractions including an amusement park. Around 1.5 million tourists visit the place every year.

Keesaragutta Temple29.38 KMs away from Charminar

A Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. A historical place with a lot of Myths and Beliefs. Exploration and Excavations were conducted by the archaeological department in the surroundings of Keesaragutta Temple. Many Remnants of Brick structures and Shiva Lingas were found on the Hill north of the temple and a hillock near the water resource.