Monuments in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Hyderabad Monuments

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Charminar Heritage, Pilgrim

Famous for: Iconic structure of Hyderabad

Charminar is the major landmark of this Nizam city of Hyderabad. The two words of Urdu, Char and Minar are combined together as Charminar which means four pillars. Built by Sultan Muhammad Quli ...

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Mecca Masjid Heritage, Pilgrim

Famous for: Oldest Mosque in Hyderabad

One of the oldest mosques in Hyderabad and one of the largest Mosques in India, Mecca Masjid is also named as Makkah Masjid.  Built during the reign of Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, the Masjid h...

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Hussain Sagar Lake Entertainment, Heritage, Nature, Water

Famous for: Picnic spot

Another beautiful lake in the Hyderabad city built during the rule of Ibrahim Quli Qutb Shah. The lake was built in the year 1562 by Hazrat Hussain Shah Wali. Similar to other lakes in the city,...

Falaknuma Palace Heritage

Famous for: Beautiful Palace - seven star hotel

In Urdu, the Falak-numa literally means Like the Sky or Mirror of the Sky. One of the finest palaces of Hyderabad is located on a 32 acre, 19400 square meters area in Falaknuma. Built by Nawab V...

Qutb Shahi Tombs Heritage, Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Distinctive style of architecture

Located close to the famous Golkonda Fort in the Ibrahim Bagh is the famous tombs of the seven Qutub Shahi rulers. Built on a square base surrounded by pointed arches, the tombs are domed struct...