The Baba Ishq Madina (Darga Konda)
Darga Konda is located in Visakhapatnam (Vizag) at a distance of 5kms from the railway station. Darga Konda is located on the Northern side of The Harbor and on the way to the Harbor. It is a mosque and the holy shrine of a Muslims saint, Sayed Ali Medina Alias Ishaque Madina, in the saint was believed to have miraculous powers. It is a very famous holy place which is visited by the people of all the religion and faith.It was built by a Mughal King Aurangzeb after his visit to Visakhapatnam about 700 yrs. ago.
Darga Konda constitutes to the Line of Three Hills, the other is Sri Venkateswara Konda Temple and the Rose Hill. The Places Surrounded by beautiful views of hills and valleys, pleasant environment compel the tourist to visit the place as Darga has a pious belief attached to the devotees of various faith.
On the Celebration of ‘Pires festival’ at Visakhapatnam (Vizag), not only Muslims, but people of all other religion feel esteemed in visiting the magnificent place of Darga. The best time to visit Darga Konda or the line of three hills is November to February as the climate of Visakhapatnam (Vizag) will be very pleasant.
How to Reach Baba Ishaq Madina Mosque, Visakhapatnam?
APSRTC has various buses run from Visakhapatnam every day. The buses are budget-friendly and easy to afford. After arriving at Visakhapatnam (Vizag) Bus Stand.
Visakhapatnam Railway Station, which is only 5 km away, it has frequent trains from the prominent cities of India on a regular basis. If you are coming from Amaravati, Vijayawada, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Pune or Mumbai.
Visakhapatnam Airport is about a 15 km drive away from this mosque and it takes atleast 30 to 40 minutes to cover this distance.
Visitors from Baba Ishaq Madina Mosque Vizag Timings
Monday to Sunday 6:00 am – 8:00 pm
Entry Fee of Baba Ishaq Madina Mosque, Visakhapatnam
There is no entry fee to visit Baba Ishaq Madina Mosque in Visakhapatnam (Vizag)