Araku Valley Natural Wonders Day Trip From Vizag
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Product Code : AGORA225
Discover the mesmerizing natural beauty of Araku Valley with our day trip from Vizag. This adventure-packed journey takes you through ancient Borra Caves, boasting million-year-old limestone formations, and the captivating Tribal Museum. Experience the sheer magnificence of Katiki Waterfalls and the panoramic views from Galikonda Viewpoint. Immerse yourself in the captivating aroma of Ananthagiri Coffee Plantations, India's pioneer of organic coffee. Your exploration begins and ends at your Vizag hotel, ensuring a seamless and unforgettable experience in the heart of Araku Valley.
7:00 AM: Your exciting day begins as you meet your tour driver at your hotel in Vizag, ready for an adventure in Araku Valley. The journey unfolds over the next 3-4 hours, offering captivating landscapes and, depending on traffic conditions, leads you to the heart of Araku.
10:30 AM: Arrive at the renowned Borra Caves, an ancient geological wonder waiting to be explored. With formations over a million years old, your guide will navigate you through these awe-inspiring limestone structures. Discover formations with evocative names like Shiv Parvathi, Tiger, Mother Child, Cows udder, Human Brain, Crocodile, and Rishi’s Beard.
12:00 PM: Dive into the rich heritage and culture of Araku's tribal communities at the captivating Tribal Museum. Housed in a red mud-and-metal building, the museum offers a deep dive into tribal traditions through a remarkable collection of artifacts, from clay figures to jewelry, musical instruments, and masks.
1:00 PM: Savor a delicious lunch at a local restaurant, immersing yourself in the flavors of the region.
2:00 PM: Continue your adventure with a visit to the splendid Katiki Waterfalls. A stunning 50-foot waterfall formed by the river Gosthani originating from Borra Caves, this natural wonder is an absolute must-see in Araku.
3:00 PM: Head to the Galikonda Viewpoint, perched at a breathtaking 4,320 feet above sea level in the Eastern Ghats. Revel in the serene beauty of the panoramic landscape, with rolling hills and valleys stretching as far as the eye can see.
4:00 PM: Conclude your day with a visit to Ananthagiri Coffee Plantations, sprawling across the Ananthagiri Hills. Serving as a vital source of income for Araku's tribal communities, it proudly claims the title of India's first producer of organic coffee. Immerse yourself in the alluring aroma of coffee, the pleasant climate, and the stunning natural surroundings.
5:00 PM: After a day of exploration and sightseeing, make your way back to Vizag, arriving with a sense of fulfillment and memories to cherish.
8:00 PM: The tour concludes as you return to your Vizag hotel, having experienced the incredible beauty and culture of Araku Valley.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.