Andhra Pradesh, abbreviated as A.P. is a south-eastern coast state in India. Famously known as “Rice Bowl of India” Andhra Pradesh is second highest producer of Rice in India after West Bengal. It is bordered by Bay of Bengal in the east and rest all borders are connected to different states of India. Godavari and Krishna are two rivers run across this state.
Mega cities like Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam are having major contribution in India’s overall GDP. This state has second largest coastline in India of 972 kms (604 miles).
State govt has promoted Andhra as Koh-i-Noor of India. This state is pilgrimage for almost all religions. Famously known for its religious tourism, it also attracts millions of tourists by its rich culture and cuisine.
Telugu is the primary official language of Andhra Pradesh, and co-official language is Urdu. Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Kannada and Oriya are other often spoken languages.
Andhra Pradesh is connected by Roadways, Airways, Railways and Seaways. Cargo handling in Visakhapatnam is the second largest sea port in India.
Andhra Pradesh has a great contribution in Indian education system. Serving more than 20 institutions of higher education, this state is home of Osmania University; one of the largest university systems in the Indian subcontinent with over 300,000 students in various campuses and affiliated colleges.
If you are in Andhra Pradesh, you have lots of things to see. Anyone can easily fall in love to this magnificent state. Here we here we have collected the places to visit in this state.
Enjoy and explore Andhra Pradesh!