APTDC will shortly offer flexible tourist options, hop-on and hop-off services for travelers to visit 12 historical and tourist venues in the city. These options allow tourists to spend more time at their favorite tourist spots.
With this flexible option, the tourists can either visit all the 12 identified spots or pick only their favorite places to spend more time. They have the option of picking nine, six or three venues of their choice. The fares of the package would also be fixed as per their chosen options.
Some of the places included in this package are Jal Vihar, Chowmahalla Palace, Golconda Fort, Qutub Shahi Tombs, Snow world, etc.
Bus service and fare
Tourists availing this package will be taken in air-conditioned buses and will be accompanies by a guide. The buses will be operated from selected venues in the city – Paryatak Bhavan, Begumpet to Qutub Shahi tombs, covering all the places. Two more buses will be operated from the other parts of the city.
APTDC has also built 10 exclusive bus shelters at different parts of the city, from where the tourists can board the buses. Tourists can board any bus that comes to any of these bus shelters. The buses will be shuttling from 9 a.m to 10 p.m. within the city.
The fares for the package are Rs.250 for adults who want to visit all the 12 spots, Rs. 225 for nine places, Rs.175 for six places and Rs.100 for three places. The fare excludes the entry fees at the venues.
Source: The Hindu
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