Hyderabad City Information
Hyderabad is the capital of southern India’s Telangana state. Hyderabad is situated at the Deccan Plateau, 500 meters above the sea level and most of the area is rocky.
Hyderabad city is known for its rich history and strong influence of muslim culture which is evident with the monuments, mosques, beautiful minarets, temples and bazaars. It has lovely gardens and a rich and varied heritage in arts, crafts and dance.This city is a religious and cultural mix of Muslims, Hindus and Christians.
With its vast estimated population of 8-9 million, it is considered the 5th largest city in India. Languages most spoken are Urdu, Telugu, Hindi and English. It also has a well-founded reputation as one of the safest cities in the world where the crime rates are very low and the streets are safe to walk in any time of the day or night.The climate in Hyderabad is hot, wet and dry. The monsoons stretch from late June to late October and temperatures vary from 15 deg celcius to 40 deg celcius.
The city is also famous for its Hyderabadi cuisine, its handicrafts and textiles, gems and jewellery, especially pearls. Companies from India and around the world have set up operations here, encouraged by special economic zones, dedicated to information technology.
Some of the most popular places to visit in Hyderabad are The Golconda Fort, Mecca Masjid, Taj Falaknuma Palace, Chowmahalla Palace, Charminar, Ramoji Film City for film buffs, Birla Science Centre and NTR Gardens amongst a host of others . Osmansagar Lake and Ananthagiri Hills are a couple of great places too from several, to visit close to Hyderabad. Hyderabad has Asia’s biggest and one of the World’s biggest and best Convention centers ‘HICC – Hyderabad International Convention Center’ and is famous for Ramoji Film City, the world’s biggest film complex in terms of area.
Hyderabad is one of the elite cities in India, which has a top business school: Indian School of Business, top technology institutes: an IIT and an IIIT, and Birla has already setup Bits in Hyderabad.And last but not the least, AbhiBus Services (India) Private Limited, a pioneer in providing end-to-end software and other value added solutions for the Bus Transport Industry, by leveraging the latest technologies, was founded in the year 2007 and started operations first in Hyderabad.
Today, Abhibus offers several bus services from Hyderabad to Bangalore, Hyderabad to Vishakhapatnam, Hyderabad to Chennai, Hyderabad to Vijayawada, Hyderabad to Mumbai and many, many more !
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