“A good traveller has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving” – Lao Tzu

If you are a road tripper or a enthusiastic traveler then here are some good one day trip from hyderabad city for you. Below I listed the top travelling places after my one year experiences of living in Hyderabad. I take atleast one trip in a month and is always in a search of some good places to visit. Most of the places listed are almost under 200 km from Hyderabad.

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1. Srisailam – religious place

My first road trip from Hyderabad was to Srisailam. The place is very popular throughout Indians as Sri Bhramaramba Mallikarjuna Temple is very sacred religious place – One of the twelve jyotirlingas and Shaktipeeth also. Around 200km from Hyderabad the place is easily reachable by road and telangana tourism operate bus service on daily basis to the place. The drive to srisailam is very good, fully of greenery and monkeys when you entered in Nagarjuna wildlife reserve. You can check more about it here.

2. Warangal – historical city

warangalWarangal is a must visit historical destination from Hyderabad, just 150 km away. The monuments in warangal tell tales aout the flourishing era of kakatiya dynasty.  Every single sculpture was carved very beautifully during their rule and they were specialized in miniature crafts. There are several places to visit in warangal such as Waramgal Fort, Ramappa temple,Thousand pillar temple, Pakhal lake and Bhadrakalli temple. check more about it here.

3. Laknavaram Lake – Camping destination

camping at laknawaram lakeAround 200km from hyderabad, laknawaram is perfect place for camping, boating and to enjoy peace with nature. The area is well maintained by forest derpartment and they arranges camping items also. A perfect weekend destination to enjoy some magic hours with your friends and family. Check out my experience here on trip to lakanawaran lake here.

4. Alampur – Religious place

AlampurAlampur is another religious place – another Shaktipeeth – which is around 200km from Hyderabad. The place has group of nine temple, which shows different from of lord shiva. All these temple are marvellous creation and example of Badami Chalukayan architecture. There is one more temple which is another shaktipeeth – Jogulamba temple. You can enjoy more about alampur here.




5. Bidar – Shopping destination of bidricraft

A historical city and a shopping destination near Hyderabad. Bidar is just 150km from Hyderabad and is a must visit place in Karnataka. Bidar has a Gurudwara, which tells the existence of Sikh Guru in Bidar during his trip throughout India. Another religious place Jhira Narshima temple is very famous among neary people due to existence of holy stream. Bidar fort is major attraction for tourist and it is place of shooting for various movies.


Just take a trip through these places and share your experience with us. Let us know other places that can be added in the list. I will keep updating it as I will go somewhere. Hopefully my next visit will be Medak.






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