Today our guide will take you for Hyderabad sightseeing tour, Beginning with Charminar, the classic mark of the Hyderabad city. Situated in the centre of the city the monument was built to honour the origin of Hyderabad.
Four minarets towering almost 50ft high poises the structure. Later visit Golconda Fort – one of the imposing forts of South India. The fort houses remains of armouries, mosques, reservoirs, royal dwellings and multiple defence layers and depict the grandeur of Mughal Era.
Later in the evening, visit attractions Qutub Shahi Tombs and Mecca Masjid. Situated amidst the Ibrahim Bagh, Qutub Shahi Tombs contain several tombs and mosques constructed by the various rulers of the Qutb Shahi Dynasty. It is only one of its kinds in the world where at one place an entire dynasty has been buried.
Mecca Masjid was built in 1694 by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah of Qutub Shahi dynasty. The soil from which the bricks of the central arch were made, was brought from Islamic holy site, Mecca. Consequently, the mosque got its name Mecca Masjid.