Vishakhapatnam, also known as Vizag, is bounded by three important hills of the region: Ross Hill, Dargah Konda and Sri Venkateshwara Konda. This city is best known for having the biggest ship building yard in the country and handling a huge volume of cargo on an everyday basis. Vizag is a popular destination among tourists because of its natural splendour and its location near the sea. Also, there are a number of historical sites in the city that attract many history enthusiasts. Some well-known tourist locations here are Dolphin’s Nose, Kailasagiri Park, INS Kurusura Submarine Museum, Araku Valley, Rama Krishna Beach, Yarada Beach and Kondakarla Ava Beach.
Vishakhapatnam is properly connected with major cities and towns in and around Andhra Pradesh. There are around 14 bus operators that provide bus services from the city, covering over 92 bus routes. Travellers can either go directly to bus stations and book their tickets or just book them online on redBus, a premier bus ticket booking website. Once booking is complete, all one needs to do is print the ticket or click the option which sends an SMS of the ticket to your phone. Customers travelling from this Andhra city have a range of bus types to choose from. These are Non-AC Sleeper, Volvo AC Sleeper, Non-AC Seater, Volvo AC and AC Seater.
There are different kinds of tourist attractions located nearby Vishakhapatnam. There are famous pilgrimage destinations, heritage locations and cities which are known for their gardens, caves, beaches, temples, museums and more. Most getaway destinations from Vishakhapatnam are not too close, which means tourists have to plan a trip spanning at least 2 days.