Tourist Places in Visakhapatnam

Places to Visit in Visakhapatnam

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Visakhapatnam Average Rating - 5.8/7 1 based on 3426 Ratings

Visakhapatnam is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Visakhapatnam is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Visakhapatnam are January, February, March, October, November, December. There are 42 tourist places in Visakhapatnam, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Visakhapatnam can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Visakhapatnam for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Visakhapatnam Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Visakhapatnam, browse through photos & pictures, explore Visakhapatnam using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Visakhapatnam, which are great places to visit, are Bavikonda, Kambalakonda Wildlife Sanctuary, Matsyadarshini, Lawson?s Bay, Mudasarlova Water Works and Park. Visakhapatnam can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Visakhapatnam Tourist Places



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  • Valleys
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Araku Valley, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Valley
Araku Valley, Visakhapatnam
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 42
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5.8/ 7 1
32 Ratings & 19 Reviews
Araku Valley is located at an average altitude ranging between 600 m and 900 m above the sea level. Spreading over an area of 36 km, the valley is situated on Eastern Ghats and offers beautiful views of valley, waterfalls and streams. The pleasant weather and... Read More »
Rishikonda Beach, Visakhapatnam
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6/ 7 1
27 Ratings & 18 Reviews
Rushikonda Beach is dotted with golden sand and the tidy waves of Bay of Bengal. Possessing a vast stretch of water, it is an ideal beach for indulging in various water sports such as swimming, water skiing and wind surfing. Lined with green plants and foliage, the beach... Read More »
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Simhachalam, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Hill
Simhachalam, Visakhapatnam
Rank 3
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Average Rating
5.7/ 7 1
16 Ratings & 11 Reviews
Simhachalam, also known as Simhadri, is a beautiful Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Narasimha. It is believed that the hill top is a holy adobe of Varaha Narasimha Swami. The name of the temple is derived from the word Narasimha, nara meaning male and simha meaning lion, an... Read More »
"Nice place near the hill area"3 weeks ago "Worth a visit"3 weeks ago
Submarine Museum, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Submarine Museum, Visakhapatnam
Rank 4
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6.3/ 7 1
11 Ratings & 11 Reviews
Submarine Museum, also known as Smritika, is situated near the beautiful location namely, the Ramakrishna Beach. Earlier the museum was an INS Kursura, a Russian built submarine; however in 2001 it was converted into a Submarine Museum. Being one of its own kinds in entire... Read More »
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Borra Caves, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Cave
  • Entry: Paid
Borra Caves, Visakhapatnam
Rank 5
Ranked 5 of 42
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Average Rating
6.1/ 7 1
13 Ratings & 10 Reviews
Borra Caves are situated on the East Coast of India in the Anantagiri Hill range of the Araku Valley. Spread across an area of about 2 sq km, the caves are situated around 1,400 m above sea level. In 1807, the caves were discovered by William King George of the Geological... Read More »
Kailasagiri Hill Park, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Park
  • Entry: Paid
Kailasagiri Hill Park, Visakhapatnam
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6.6/ 7 1
11 Ratings & 8 Reviews
Kailasa Giri is a beautiful hill station of the destination offering beautiful view of the sea. The place is surrounded by Rushikonda Beach and Ramakrishna Beach on its left and hillock on its right. The name of the hill is derived from the word Kailasa, which means abode of... Read More »
"Top view of the city"2 weeks ago "Great place for Kids"1 month ago
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Ramakrishna Beach, Visakhapatnam
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6/ 7 1
10 Ratings & 7 Reviews
Ramakrishna Beach is one of the popular beaches located on the Eastern coastline of the country. Situated at the coast of Bay of Bengal, the beach constitutes a large part of the seafront. Often referred to as twin beaches, the Ramakrishna Beach and the Lawson's Bay Beach... Read More »
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Dolphin?s Nose, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: View point
Dolphin?s Nose, Visakhapatnam
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Ranked 8 of 42
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Average Rating
6.1/ 7 1
9 Ratings & 6 Reviews
Dolphin's Nose is one of the popular tourist attractions located in the southern part of the destination. Possessing a height of about 174 metres, the rocky headland is surmounted on an average altitude of 358 metres above the sea level. The name of the place is derived... Read More »
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Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Zoo
  • Entry: Paid
Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Visakhapatnam
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 42
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Average Rating
5.5/ 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Indira Gandhi Zoological Park is one of the largest zoological parks of Andhra Pradesh situated in Visakhapatnam. Spread across an area of around 625 acres, the zoological park is named after Indira Gandhi the former Prime Minister of India. Surrounded by Eastern Ghats on... Read More »
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Naval Museum, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Naval Museum, Visakhapatnam
Rank 10
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Average Rating
5.4/ 7 1
4 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Naval Museum was established in 1989 and is also famous by the name of Swarna Jyoti Museum. Located in the ENC complex in Visakhapatnam, the museum displays Indian Maritime history. A variety of pictures, models of warships and other equipments for offering a view of the rich... Read More »
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Jagadamba Center, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Mall
Jagadamba Center, Visakhapatnam
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 42
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Average Rating
5.1/ 7 1
7 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Jagadamba Centre, also known as Jagadamba Junction, is among the popular sites of entertainment. The name of the site is derived from Jagadamba movie theatre, one of the best movie theatres in the region. Tourists can also visit this site for exploring various shopping malls... Read More »
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Vuda Park, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Park
  • Entry: Paid
Vuda Park, Visakhapatnam
Rank 12
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Average Rating
4.1/ 7 1
5 Ratings & 3 Reviews
VUDA Park, also known as Taraka Rama Park, is one of the beautiful tourist attractions that spread over an area of around 55 acres. Dotted with over 2,500 shady trees, the 37 acres of total land is covered with lawns, various species of flower plants, hedge plants and others.... Read More »
"Perfect place for romance"Mar 18, 2014 "Huge park by the sea"Oct 22, 2013
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Bhimli, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Beach
Bhimli, Visakhapatnam
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 42
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Average Rating
4.6/ 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Bheemli Beach, also known as Bheemunipatnam Beach, is situated at the assemblage of Gosthani River and the Bay of Bengal. Situated on a 30 km long Bheemli Visakhapatnam Beach road, the beach offers beautiful view of sea, sand, hills and greenery. Dotted with fishing villages,... Read More »
Yarada Beach, Visakhapatnam
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 42
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Average Rating
6.1/ 7 1
6 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Yarada Beach is surrounded by hills from three sides and Bay of Bengal on the fourth side. Located in close vicinity of the destination, the beach is dotted with lush green surroundings and soft golden sands. The beach is an ideal tourist spot for nature lovers as they can... Read More »
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War Memorial, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Monument
  • Entry: Paid
War Memorial, Visakhapatnam
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Ranked 15 of 42
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5/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
War Memorial, also known as Victory at Sea, is spread across a huge park at the Ramakrishna Beach in the destination. Surrounded by concrete walls, the memorial has a beautiful tower like structure, which is a replica of Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate in New Delhi. The... Read More »
"Tribute to our war heroes"Oct 22, 2013 "War memorial"Jul 28, 2013
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  • Type: Ashram
Ramakrishna Mission, Visakhapatnam
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 42
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Average Rating
6/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Ramakrishna Mission, also known as The Ramakrishna Mission Ashram, was built in 1938 on Ramakrishna Beach. Apart from offering natural and peaceful environment, the ashram is famous for offering beautiful view of the rising sun. Established with an aim of providing... Read More »
"A place of reverence"Oct 22, 2013
Lawson?s Bay, Visakhapatnam
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 42
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3/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Lawson's Bay Beach, also known as Pedawaltair Beach, is located in close vicinity of Ramakrishna Beach on the way to Kailasa Giri. Surrounded with greenery, the beach is covered with golden sands. The sea with shallow crystal clear water and calm waves is an ideal place... Read More »
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Kambalakonda Wildlife Sanctuary, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
Kambalakonda Wildlife Sanctuary, Visakhapatnam
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 42
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Average Rating
7/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Kambalakonda Wildlife Sanctuary has a wide variety of flora and fauna in their natural habitat. Spread across an area of around 71 square kilometres, it is covered with dry evergreen forest mixed with shrubs and meadows. At present, the forest is under the control of Andhra... Read More »
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Gangavaram Beach, Visakhapatnam
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 42
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Average Rating
5.5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Gangavaram Beach is one of the beautiful beaches located on the south of Visakhapatnam. Located in close vicinity of Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, the beach is lined with huge and shady palm trees. Owing to its beautiful surroundings and vast coastline, the beach is an ideal... Read More »
"Excellent view"Sep 27, 2013
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Matsyadarshini, Visakhapatnam
  • Type: Aquarium
  • Entry: Paid
Matsyadarshini, Visakhapatnam
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 42
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Average Rating
5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Matsyadarshini Aquarium is a beautiful air-conditioned aquarium located on the shore of Ramakrishna Beach. The aquarium was set up and managed by Municipal Corporation of Visakhapatnam. The site was a Municipal Commissioner’s Bungalow until May 1990 however it was turned... Read More »
"Fish Aquarium"Oct 22, 2013
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