Thursday, December 24, 2015
Established in the year 1591, the city of Hyderabad has come a long way . Founded by the Qutb Shahi Dynasty, and later ruled by the Mughals, the city has an unmistakable imprint of Muslim architecture. As such, the city is studded with several monuments that qualify as extremely popular tourist places in Hyderabad. The Golconda Fort, built on a granite hill, has served as an administrative headquarter across dynasties. It is located in a region popular for having produced gems like the Kohinoor, the Hope and the Nassak Diamond. The Charminar is a monument and mosque that is now synonymous to the city’s identity. The Chowmahalla Palace and Falaknuma Palace are among other fascinating places to visit in Hyderabad.The Qutb Shahi Tombs, Paigah Tombs and Taramati Bhandari are insights into the city’s rich history, culture and heritage.