Dolphin’s Nose Visakhapatnam is a very popular tourist destination. It is located in Visakhapatnam (Vizag) between Yarada and Gangavaram Port. The hill is named as Dolphin’s Nose as it resembles Dolphin Nose. The breath-taking views and the Serene Beauty of the place make it a sort after destination for the tourist. You may experience beautiful landscapes, lush green elevated mountain, while you visit the place which makes it a memorable experience. From the
hill-top, the view of the harbour makes it an amazing and enchanting spot for the visitors.
It is located at a height of 358 meters above the sea level. The cool breeze & pleasant atmosphere makes you relax and rejuvenate. It is a wonderful place for the ones who love nature, as you can spend a splendid time here with your family. The sunset from the hill of the Dolphin’s Nose is a beautiful sight you should not miss.
On the hill of Dolphin’s Nose there is a light house, which guide the ships to enter the Visakhapatnam port. The government of India is planning to start light house tourism which facilitates the tourist much more. The view from light house offers magnificent view of Bay of Bengal and Vizag Coastline. You should keep track of the time as it is open for only a couple of hours that is from 3-5 p.m.
The light house was built in the mid of 1960’s. The light house also keeps track of the cyclones that is going to hit the coast line, as it has got necessary equipment’s. Dolphin’s Nose is also known as ‘Yarada Konda’ the fishing village. It has the Indian navy base, and there are some restricted areas, where visitors are not allowed, but the tourist has the access to most of the beautiful spots.
The Best Time to Visit Dolphin’s Nose is from October to March. It is also known as the ‘Black mores’ hill. A panoramic view of the place can be taken from Kailasagiri, Vuda Park or from Ramakrishna beach.