A short weekend away luxuriating in the lap of nature or getting pampered in the midst of lavish cosiness is just the perfect weekend getaway you need. When bogged down by the constraints of time, a weekend travel plan from the city is the perfect answer to your woes; and more significantly, the best way to get away from the stress and tensions of your daily routine. Take a break to travel and recharge your batteries; Yo! Vizag lists out the conveniently located places in the vicinity of our city for you to travel to an ideal weekend getaway.
#1 The Bheemili Resort
A plush resort by the beach, The Bheemili Resort is an amazing place to relax, refresh and rejuvenate for the weekend. This boutique hotel has something for everyone in the family – an infinity pool, a resto bar serving multi-cuisine, in-house theatre lounge, snooker, night cricket, game zone and more. Indulge in some sauna, Jacuzzi or spa time while you’re here or gorge on scrumptious food from their four restaurants – The Square, Infinity, Water Bar and the authentic Japanese restaurant – Teppanyaki.
Distance from Vizag: 15 KM
#2 Sunray Resorts
Luxurious villas, charming private pools, an abundance of greenery and a team of professionals catering to your ever need is what one can expect. Sunray Resorts is an eco-friendly, green recourse where guests can utilise battery-operated vehicles for transport within the premises. The resort offers an array of activities like golfing, yoga or cycling. If fun is more your style; chill out in the Jacuzzi or better yet, slide down the water slide and be a party favourite.
Distance from Vizag: 44 KM
Location: NH-5, towards Srikakulam
#3 Salson’s Retreat
In midst of mango orchards and teak plantations is a nature lover’s paradise – Salson’s Retreat. Spread over six acres adjacent to the scenic Thatipudi lake, pass your time at the play area or go for a boat ride with your family. If you’re in for an authentic camping experience with tents and stars, this is the place for it. Don’t worry if comforting luxury is more your style either, they have a bungalow equipped with two suites and a kitchen.
Distance from the city: 70 KM
#4 SriSanthi Resorts
In midst of rustic surroundings is SriSanthi Resorts set in a sprawling English Manor landscape. The resort has an impressive Lord Balaji temple in the premises, adding a touch of sanctity to the otherwise laid-back resort. Picnic arenas, a rain dance kiosk and more will keep you refreshed over the weekend as you stay at their cottages or four-bedroom villas. Or just check into their newly launched swimming-pool villas and lounge in your luxurious private pool all weekend.
Distance from Vizag: 40 KM
Location: Savaravalli hamlet
Ananthagiri is a beautiful hill station in the lush undulating ranges of the Eastern Ghats, on the way to Araku Valley. The clean fresh air makes it a perfect health resort. Ananthagiri is famed for its extensive coffee plantations and numerous waterfalls like Tadinada waterfalls. The Ananthagiri hill resort is a perfect weekend getaway from the hot and humid weather of the summer months. The river Muchkunda originates from Anantagiri and flows along with several small streams. The medicinal and herbal plants comprise the flora of the hill resort.
Distance from Vizag: 87 KM