5 places around Visakhapatnam to go on a one-day trip: Visakhapatnam is one of the best tourist spots in India. With summer holidays here, we’re searching for ways to spend our time to maximize fun. Although a road trip sounds like an amazing idea, most of us are caught up in other things that don’t allow us to spend a week on road. So here are the top five places around Vizag that offer the perks involving a one day trip.
Two hours away from the city, the still waters and an amazing waterfall of this place exude an otherworldly charm. The many lakes spread across the sides of the road, along with the lush greenery, act as a visual treat during the drive and make it very peaceful.
Distance from Visakhapatnam: 55 km approx.
#2 Tantadi beach
Almost an hour drive away from the city, this beach is beautiful with clear water and fine sand. If you’re up for a tiny hike, there is a small hill that offers the best view of the beach. Make sure you catch the sunset once you’re here because it’s the best. But you need to be extra careful while walking here because the only problem with this place is that the sand is littered with broken glass bottles. Inspite of that, this place is serene and makes you want to stay.
Distance from Visakhapatnam: 40 km approx.
Two hours away from the city, it is a small village on the banks of the Varaha River. The primary attraction at this place is the lacquer toys and sugar factory. This village is very famous for the wooden toys. If you want to experience the typical village life and lovely views, you can cruise away to this place on a memorable one day trip.
Distance from Visakhapatnam: 65 km approx.
Two hours away from the city, compared to many other beaches near Vizag, this place offers a unique experience. If you’re wondering what to do here, we could sum it up for you: the bridge over the beach offers the best view and you could spend hours staring at the sea and the sky. If you’re feeling a bit adventurous, you could climb down the rocky path that leads to the water and swim around a bit. The fishing boats on the other side of the bridge offer a wide variety of fresh fish and other seafood.
Distance from Visakhapatnam: 75 km approx.
A small town almost 45 minutes drive away from Visakhapatnam, it’s famous for the Shiva temple containing a life-size Nandi carved out of black stone. The beach is small and uncrowded with a rugged coast. If you like to sit back and relax, this is the best place for you to go on a one day trip.
Distance from Visakhapatnam: 20 km approx.