We agree that the long office hours during the weekdays can be quite frustrating. But then you get the sweet relief of the weekends. Well, if you belong to a city like Hyderabad or are here for a vacation on the weekend, be prepared to be amazed by what the city has to offer.
There is so much to do and experience that you will be quite charged for the coming week. So, without wasting any more time, here we are presenting some activities or things to do in Hyderabad this weekend.
1. Pub Hopping in Jubilee Hills
When you want to go on a pub crawl, Jubilee hills is one of the places to go to. For the party animals out there, this is the place to be for sure.
Go to the Zero40 brewing where you will get to taste the best beers in the city and end your night at the Xtreme Sports Bar & Grill. We would also recommend that you go to the Le Vantage Café bar as well to have a blast with your buddies.
- Timing: 12 PM to 12 AM
- Location: Road Number 10, Venkatagiri, Jubilee Hills
- Cost for two: Rs.1700 (approx. avg.)
2. Enjoy Mouth-Watering Street Food at Pragati Gully
Just near the Sultan Market, the Pragati Gully is the Mecca for those who love street food. There are many different stalls that sell the best South Indian dishes. From Vadas and Dosas to Idlis and Uttapams, there is seldom anything that you will not get in here.
When you wake up from a nap on a Saturday morning, we suggest that you head straight to the Pragati Gully in Hyderabad to have the best breakfast of your lives. Start your day with a cup of refreshing tea from one of the stalls.
- Timing: 6 AM to 9:30 PM
- Location: HVS Road, Hanuman Tekdi, Near Pragati College, Hyderabad
- Cost for two: Rs.300 (approx.) for two
3. Catch Live Gigs at the Hard Rock Café
Known for its lively atmosphere and even livelier music, the Hard Rock Café is loved by the locals and tourists alike. While here on a weekend, you can catch live music gigs by indie or famous rock bands.
- Timing: 12:00 PM to 11:30 PM
- Location: Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
- Cost for two: 2000 Rupees (approx.)
4. Catch a Play at the Lamakaan
When you want your weekend to be absolutely amazing, then you need to come to Lamakaan. Known to be a paradise for the lovers of culture and art, Lamakaan hosts plays that are a must-watch if you like theatre. For those who are looking for a unique way to spend their weekends, no other place comes close to this.
- Timing: 10 AM to 10 PM
- Location: Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
- Cost for two: Rs.200
5. Enjoy the Light and Sound Show at Golconda Fort
If you are a history buff and are interested to know more about the city, then light and sound show at Golconda Fort is the most entertaining way to do that. Here you can learn all about Hyderabad and its past glory through a story narrated by none other than Mr. Amitabh Bachchan himself, with soulful music of Shri Jagjit Singh playing in the background. Visit the fort on a weekend and get ready to take a walk down the memory lane.
- Opening Time: 6:30 PM to 8:15 PM depending on the days
- Ticket Price: 130 Rupees
6. Go on a Heritage Trail
Hyderabad Trails is a leading community that organizes some of the best walks for tourists and locals who want to explore the glorious history of the city on foot. These weekend trails are the perfect way to kill some time and witness some of the best heritage sites in Hyderabad.
You might have to pay some additional amount for certain walks, but most of them are pretty cheap or better, free.
7. Go Trekking to Devarakonda Hills
It is during the weekends that the adrenaline junkies can get out from the city and head to Devarakonda Hills that are situated just 100 km away from Hyderabad. This particular hiking trail is known for its scenic beauty and challenging path. Witness the ruined fort on the hilltop, which is one of the popular sites outside the city.
8. Spend a Whole Day at the Lotus Pond
Situated just in the heart of the city is one of the gems of Hyderabad. The Lotus Pond remains filled with people who come here to breathe in the refreshing air and enjoy picnics at the open spots. To avoid the crowd, go to the park early morning and take a stroll on the pathway to enjoy the environment at the fullest.
Timing: 6 AM to 10 AM and 4 PM to 6 PM
Location: Banjara Hills
9. Have an Adventurous Day at Wonder La
There is nothing that can bring more joy than going to an amusement park on a weekend. Wonder La in Hyderabad is one of the best amusement parks in the city. Enjoy the exciting rides there with your family and have a wonderful time.
- Opening Time: 11 AM to 6 PM
- Location: Outer Ring Road
- Cost: Rs.800 – Rs.1650
So, are you all set for some fun? Let us know in the comment section what are you going to this weekend.