Telangana, India

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Everything you need to know about Telangana

Telangana, a vibrant state in southern India, is known for its rich history, diverse culture, and breathtaking landscapes. Located on the Deccan Plateau, Telangana shares borders with Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh. The state is divided into 33 districts, with Hyderabad serving as its capital and largest city.

The history of Telangana dates back to ancient times, with evidence of early human settlements found in various archaeological sites. The region was ruled by various dynasties, including the Satavahanas, Chalukyas, and Kakatiyas, who left behind magnificent architectural wonders like the famous Warangal Fort and the stunning Qutb Shahi Tombs.

Telangana is home to a diverse and hospitable population comprising various ethnic groups and communities. The people of Telangana are known for their warm hospitality and rich cultural traditions, which are evident in their arts, music, and dance forms. The vibrant Bathukamma and the spirited Bonalu festivals are celebrated with great enthusiasm by the locals.

The state boasts a myriad of tourist attractions that showcase its natural beauty and historical significance. The serene Hussain Sagar Lake in Hyderabad and the picturesque Kuntala Waterfalls are popular destinations for nature lovers. History enthusiasts can explore the ancient ruins of the Thousand Pillar Temple and the magnificence of the Golconda Fort.

Telangana's cuisine is a delightful blend of flavors, with the famous Hyderabadi Biryani being a must-try dish. Interesting facts about Telangana include its formation as a separate state on June 2, 2014, becoming the 29th state of India. The state is also a major IT and technology hub, with Hyderabad being referred to as "Cyberabad."

Common QNA about Telangana:

  • What is the language spoken in Telangana?
    Telugu and Urdu are the most widely spoken languages in Telangana.
  • What are the famous landmarks in Hyderabad?
    Hyderabad is renowned for the iconic Charminar, the Golkonda Fort, and the modern HITEC City.
  • What are the best times to visit Telangana?
    The months from October to March offer pleasant weather, making it the best time to explore Telangana's attractions.
  • What are the major industries in Telangana?
    Telangana has a strong presence in IT, pharmaceuticals, textiles, and agriculture.

Top rated places in Telangana
Charminar

Charminar

Hyderabad, Telangana
Monument Historical place Mosque Tourist attraction
Inorbit Mall Cyberabad

Inorbit Mall Cyberabad

Hyderabad, Telangana
Shopping mall
Golconda Fort

Golconda Fort

Hyderabad, Telangana
Fortress Historical place Historical landmark Landmark Tourist attraction
Forum Sujana Mall

Forum Sujana Mall

Hyderabad, Telangana
Prasads Multiplex

Prasads Multiplex

Hyderabad, Telangana
Movie theater Theater company
Shilparamam

Shilparamam

Hyderabad, Telangana
Tourist attraction Convention center
NTR Gardens

NTR Gardens

Hyderabad, Telangana
Park
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport

Rajiv Gandhi International Airport

Hyderabad, Telangana
International airport Airport
AMB Cinemas

AMB Cinemas

Kothaguda, Telangana
Movie theater
Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad

Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad

Hyderabad, Telangana
Zoo Wildlife park
Paradise - Secunderabad

Paradise - Secunderabad $$

Secunderabad, Telangana
Family restaurant Biryani restaurant Hyderabadi restaurant Restaurant
Hotel Shadab

Hotel Shadab $$

Hyderabad, Telangana
Hyderabadi restaurant Breakfast restaurant Family restaurant Mughlai restaurant
Sarath City Capital Mall

Sarath City Capital Mall

Kondapur, Telangana
Shopping mall
Lumbini Park

Lumbini Park

Hyderabad, Telangana
Park
Secunderabad Junction

Secunderabad Junction

Secunderabad, Telangana
Train station
GVK One Mall

GVK One Mall

Hyderabad, Telangana
Shopping mall
Sri Peddamma Talli Temple

Sri Peddamma Talli Temple

Hyderabad, Telangana
Hindu temple Tourist attraction
Salar Jung Museum

Salar Jung Museum

Hyderabad, Telangana
Museum Tourist attraction
Bawarchi Restaurant

Bawarchi Restaurant

Hyderabad, Telangana
Wonderla Amusement Park, Hyderabad

Wonderla Amusement Park, Hyderabad

Raviryal, Telangana
Amusement park Amusement park ride Theme park Tourist attraction Water park
Ameerpet Metro Station

Ameerpet Metro Station

Hyderabad, Telangana
Metro Station
IKEA Store

IKEA Store

Hyderabad, Telangana
Manjeera Mall

Manjeera Mall

Hyderabad, Telangana
Shopping mall
Cafe Bahar

Cafe Bahar $$

Hyderabad, Telangana
Hyderabadi restaurant Chinese restaurant Indian restaurant Kebab shop Mughlai restaurant
Sri Chilkur Balaji Temple

Sri Chilkur Balaji Temple

Hyderabad, Telangana
Hindu temple
Ramoji Film City

Ramoji Film City

Hyderabad, Telangana
Movie studio Theme park Tourist attraction
Hyderabad Central

Hyderabad Central

Hyderabad, Telangana
Shopping mall
Shah Ghouse Hotel & Restaurant

Shah Ghouse Hotel & Restaurant $$

Hyderabad, Telangana
Hyderabadi restaurant Indian restaurant
Chowmahalla Palace

Chowmahalla Palace

Hyderabad, Telangana
Castle Historical place Monument Museum Tourist attraction
Hampshire Plaza Hotel

Hampshire Plaza Hotel

Hyderabad, Telangana
Hotel Restaurant