Sundar Nagar is an area in the city of Hyderabad, often referred to as ‘City of Nizams’ in the newly-formed South Indian state of Telangana. The area lies close to the Secunderabad area of the city. Those who are looking for traditional Andhra cuisine can look forward to this place.
Places to Stay
Lodging facilities are better in Hyderabad. Some of the budget hotels which are worth exploring are Tara International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Arihant Regency (Tariff – Rs. 500), Swagath Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600), Ashoka Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800) and others.
The official languages of the area are Urdu and Telugu.
The important festivals celebrated are Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Ugadi in March-April, the fasting month of Ramadan, the two Eid(s) and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
One can always take a trip to Hyderabad city and explore the Charminar, Mecca Masjid, Qutub Shahi Tombs, Golconda Fort, Hussain Sagar Lake, NTR Gardens, Lumbini Park, Birla Mandir and others. Not to forget that Hyderabad is also known as a food lover’s paradise, especially recommended are the Biryani and Haleem.
How to Get There
The nearest major airport is the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) of Hyderabad at a distance of 36 km.
The Secunderabad Railway Station is the nearest major railway station at a distance of 10 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses ply on the roads of the area. APSRTC-run buses are the most popular here. Buses from all major cities are well connected to Hyderabad. If you are booking bus tickets for your journey, book online and travel without any tension.