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Dolphin's Nose, Visakhapatnam

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Enjoy panorama of the port and watch huge ships go by at Dolphin's Nose, a viewpoint on an enormous rocky head resembling the shape of a dolphin. Elevated at 358 m (1,174 ft), the rock formation juts out into sea offering fabulous views of the coastline. Visit the lighthouse on the top and check out a museum to this structures whose powerful beacon of light can be seem from 65 km (40 mi) away. A popular outing spot, the scenic trek to the top provides views of gigantic ravines with a spectacular waterfall. Make Dolphin's Nose a centerpiece of your Visakhapatnam vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Visakhapatnam family vacation planner.
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Where to stay in Visakhapatnam

A cluster of simple hotels and guesthouses sit in the inland center just south of the airport in Visakhapatnam. To the north of the airport, Highway 39 offers a smattering of accommodations, providing convenient access to some of the region's key natural sites. However, the main bulk of accommodations in Visakhapatnam lie closer to the coast, east of the airport. Here you'll find selections of chain hotels and family-run guesthouses situated by the main inland parks and commercial areas, as well as a number of resorts and hotels down by the beach.
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  • Good picnic spot for all there is a light house and nearby yarada beach and village yarada area looks like srilanka village and beach it's really good  more »
  • In Dolphin's the surrounding area is maintain so clean when entering in to hotel door keepers are welcome the customer s, inside the hotel design of furniture is so good , The food items which is serv...  more »
  • Dolphin’s Nose is a huge rock land resembling the shape of a dolphin’s nose, and an eye-catching attraction in Visakhapatnam.  more »