Hyderabad is known for its glorious culture and picturesque monuments. The city, situated in the South Indian states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, is visited by hordes of tourists every year. Now, you have a new way to explore this charming place. Whether you live here, or have visited it before, you would have never thought to enjoy a bird’s eye view of the cityscape. However, with this jaunt you get an opportunity to do so. The private plane joy ride in Hyderabad is a thrilling adventure that takes you to about a thousand feet above the ground and provides you engaging views of the city. Cruising over some of the most sought-after sites in the area, feel the adrenaline pumping through your veins.
This almost half-an-hour long tour over the city takes you past some prominent attractions. The Cessna plane used for this excursion takes-off from Begumpet Airport and glides over local markets, a Buddha Statue and other places. Sitting in an armchair in the private plane, enjoy panoramic views of the city. Such tours were earlier organised in cities like Dubai, Las Vegas and New York, but now they are becoming popular in India as well. Whether it is a birthday, anniversary or just a casual get together with friends, embark on this joy ride in Hyderabad on Cessna and take the celebration up a notch.
About the place:
Often referred to as the City of Pearls, Hyderabad has plenty of attractions that you can explore. From Hussain Sagar to Chowmahalla Palace and extravagant malls, visitors may run out of time, but they surely will not run out of destinations. Covering an area of around 650 sq km, the city is dotted with numerous small lakes that add a lot to its charm. The city is also adorned with several heritage monuments, parks and gardens. One thing that stands out and is certainly the biggest highlight of the place is Char Minar. This structure was built in the late 16th century and ever since, it has been the highlight of the city skyline. Exhibiting Qutb Shahi architecture, it is among the must-visit places in Hyderabad.
About the Activity:
Most of the airborne tours usually follow a pre-flight briefing to acquaint participants with the activity. Listen carefully as the expert or pilot tells you the basics guidelines you have to follow. After that, board the Cessna aircraft and sit back as it takes-off and ascends hundreds of feet above the ground. From a height of about 1000 feet, capture the sights of the countless attractions that the city has. Golconda Fort, Necklace Road and State Central Library are just a few sites that you will see during this joy ride in Hyderabad. Birla Mandir, situated at the top of the Kala Pahad, is among the most picturesque landmarks of the city. Gliding over this white marvel, admire the beauty of the site. After this, your private plane takes you to HITEC City, a leading information technology and engineering hub. This business district houses hordes of sleek buildings that will grasp your attention.
During the trip, make it a point to click a few pictures to post on your social networking account.
Duration: 30 Minutes
Route: Begumpet, Hussain Shah Garden, Buddha Statue, Birla Temple, Char Minar, Golconda Fort, Necklace Road, Public Garden, Central library, City Court, High Court, Hi Tech City