Kachiguda is a bustling locality in the City of Pearls that is a thriving centre for trade. You can choose from a wide-range of budget hotels in Kachiguda, with Fab Hotels V Hotel, Banjara Hills being one of the most highly recommended.
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Kachiguda is an old suburb of Hyderabad, made up of ancient buildings and home to the Kachi community. The Kuchiguda Railway Station is the third largest railway station of Hyderabad and the major transport hub in the area.
A hub for trade and commerce, Kachiguda has a flourishing market for footwear, ready-made garments and textiles. ABIDS (3 km) is the oldest commercial centre which is thronged by traders, professionals and tourists. ABIDS offers a variety of shops under one roof, selling textiles, jewellery, footwear, electronics and more.
Hyderabad’s famous HITEC City is about 18 km from Kachiguda.
Trivia: Named after the Kachi community, Kachiguda Railway Station was built in 1916 by the Nizams who ruled Erstwhile Hyderabad.
Shopping and Dining in Kachiguda
The perfect blend of rich heritage and modern sensibilities is reflected in the motley markets and the sprawling malls in Kachiguda. Koti Market (2.6 km) dates back 200 years and is famous for silver junk jewellery. Nampally is another destination for shopping enthusiasts. The Numaish exhibiton at Nampally, held between January and mid-February, is every shopper’s dream come true.
Kacheguda is brimming with eateries to titillate your taste buds. Stop by Metro Café, Kachiguda and Bench Café, ABIDS for a cuppa. Try Organic Masti Restaurant to enjoy organic recipes. Other options include Invitation, Eat n Enjoy, Sky Café Lounge, Pizza Unlimited Jaipurwala, Goli Vada Pav. Or simply head to New Santosh Dhaba, ABIDS for finger-licking Biryani.
Catch a whiff of the night-life at HYdrate, Khaitarabad; Carbon (The Park Hotel), Aqua at Somajiguda or Cuba Libre at Banjara Hills known for its Cuban cuisine, cigars and salsa dancing.
Attractions in and around Kachiguda
Some of the major tourist attractions you can visit from hotels in Kachiguda are:
• Charminar and Mecca Masjid (4.7 km)
• Nizam’s Museum (4 km)
• Chowmahalla Palace (5.7 km)
• Hussain Sagar Lake (3.9 km)
Other popular sites within a 4 km radius are Salar Jung Museum, Lumbini Park, NTR Garden, Birla Mandir. You cannot miss Snow World if you are travelling with kids. And if you have the luxury of time, drive to Ramoji Filmcity (24.8 km) or the Golconda Fort (13 km).
A variety of hotels near attractions in Kachiguda Hyderabad is readily available. With online hotel booking in any of these, travellers can plan and breathe easy.
How to reach
Kachiguda Railway Station is a major halt for trains from the North as well as the South, so the best way to reach Kachiguda is by train. Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is 24 km away.
Kachiguda is easily accessible from all corners of the city. TSRTC buses ply at regular intervals, but autos and private cabs are the preferred mode of transport for travel within the city.
Budget hotels in Vijayawada are also available for those who wish to explore more of Andhra Pradesh.