When: 25 February 2017 Where: Qutub Shahi Tombs, Hyderabad
Dive into the culture, art and music extravaganza by attending the Deccan Festival at Qutub Shahi Tombs in Hyderabad. This festival is an annual celebration that offers you to indulge in great ghazals, qawalis and mushairas (poetry sessions). The beats and grove of this happening event makes the whole city come alive. This festival lasts for five days and is a reflection of rich Deccan culture.
This festival is organized by Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation. Various popular singers and dancers are invited to this festival to showcase their talent. You can enjoy the arts, crafts, culture and the popular Nawabi cuisine of Hyderabad while in the city.
This festival witnesses the legendary artists, from all parts of the world, who flock to Hyderabad to be a part of the proceedings along with the talents of the city of Hyderabad. Shopaholics can hit the fair to shop for rich collection of lustrous pearls, jewellery, accessories and bangles or try some sumptuous Hyderabadi cuisines in the fair.
How to Reach Hyderabad
is well connected to various states and cities by air, road and rail. Andhra Pradesh state owned buses connect Hyderabad city with all cities in the state as well as neighbouring states.
If you reaching the city by air Hyderabad International Airport, Rajiv Gandhi International Terminal, is well connected to many important cities abroad. You can hire taxi services from airport to Hyderabad city.
Things to do in Hyderabad
Immersed in history this city possesses nawabi culture and has many places to check out. While in the city for Deccan Festival you can visit various tourist attractions like Charminar, Mecca Masjid, Salar Jung Museum, Birla Temple, The Quli Qutub Shahi Tombs, Golconda Fort and Falaknuma Palace.