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There are many attractions for the entire family in the Hyderabad area. From beautifully detailed mosques to magnificent forts--plenty exist to explore. Ramoji Film City is one of Hyderabad’s theme parks that is perfect for kids of all ages. This recreation center is known as being one of the largest in the world and is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records. Spend time with your family at this location, seeing the sets and costumes through the guided tours.
Golconda Fort is an all-day attraction to explore. This fortress complex is an architectural wonder with the Bala Hissar Gate as the main entrance to the domes and expanse of this strongest fort in the world. Visit the tombs of the Qutb Shahi, sultans that lie close to the wall of Golkonda. Visitors from all over the world come to see this structure and stroll through the expansive gardens. Kids of all ages will appreciate this large structure to explore and learn about India’s past.
Eating in India
Indian cuisine can be an acquired taste for some. In Hyderabad, the cuisine is mixed between traditional and Persian. A lot of Hyderabad’s cuisine is spicy and hot. A few dishes are common to the menus in Hyderabad. If you want to try traditional Hyderabad food but do not want anything too spicy, try the beef and rice mixture. Hyderabad Biryani is the meat and rice dish traditional to Hyderabad cuisine. Chicken can be substituted for lamb or mutton in this dish.
Hyderabad also has several fast food places that may cater to what your family is used to eating. McDonalds, Pizza Hut, and KFC are located in the City Center in Banjara Hills. Coffee shops also offer different styles of dining for the family.
Shopping in Hyderabad
Shopping with the family in Hyderabad has many bangles for the women in the family. The market at Chudi Bazaar has many varieties of bangles in many colors. The items have a wide price range so you are able to take home a piece of Indian culture from your trip to Hyderabad.
Parks in Hyderabad
Taking the family to a park is a great way to get out in nature and spend the day with the family. If you have young kids with you on the trip, take them to see the laser show at Lumbini Park. See the Japanese rock garden in the daytime, enjoying a picnic with the family. Watch the dancing fountains and the floral clock. Visit the huge Buddha statue and watch the history of Hyderabad in the evening.
March 19, 2010 change by gabriellet