10 best getaways from Hyderabad this monsoon

Jun 19, 2024

By: Ayush Mehrotra

Ananthagiri Hills

Located near Vikarabad, Ananthagiri Hills offer lush green forests, trekking trails, and serene viewpoints that become especially refreshing during the monsoon.

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Known for its ancient cave temples and rock-cut architecture, Badami's red sandstone cliffs and Agastya Lake look stunning against the backdrop of monsoon clouds.

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Tamhini Ghat

A picturesque mountain passage between Mulshi and Tamhini in the Western Ghats, Tamhini Ghat is adorned with numerous waterfalls and mist-covered hills during the rainy season.

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Famous for the Mallikarjuna Jyotirlinga Temple and located on the banks of River Krishna, Srisailam offers a scenic escape with lush forests and waterfalls, such as Patalaganga.

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Known for its historical significance and architectural marvels like the Bidar Fort and Bahmani Tombs, Bidar's monsoon charm lies in its greenery and pleasant weather.

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Kuntala Falls

About 270 km from Hyderabad, Kuntala Falls is the highest waterfall in Telangana and a breathtaking sight during the monsoon season with full flow.

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Known for its lush coffee plantations, scenic hills, and waterfalls, Coorg is a beautiful monsoon destination. The Abbey Falls and Raja's Seat are particularly picturesque during the rains.

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Though famous for its beaches, Goa transforms into a green paradise during the monsoon. The Dudhsagar Waterfalls and the spice plantations are especially enchanting in the rainy season.

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The historical ruins of Hampi become even more magical with the monsoon showers. The landscapes around the ruins are lush and the Tungabhadra River is in full flow.

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Araku Valley

This hill station is famous for its coffee plantations, scenic views, and waterfalls like the Katiki Falls, which are best experienced during the monsoon.

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