10 Fun Things  To Do In  Araku Valley


Explore these ancient limestone caves, famous for their stunning stalactites and stalagmites. The naturally formed shapes and the lighting inside the caves make for a fascinating visit.


Visit Borra Caves

Take a scenic train journey from Visakhapatnam to Araku Valley. The train passes through beautiful landscapes, including tunnels, bridges, and lush green hills.


Ride the Araku Valley Train

Wander through these beautifully landscaped gardens, featuring a variety of plants, a toy train, and tree-top huts for a unique overnight stay.


Explore Padmapuram Gardens

Learn about the local tribal culture, traditions, and lifestyle at this museum. It showcases artifacts, traditional crafts, and tribal art.


Enjoy Tribal Museum

Embark on a short trek through the forest to reach the stunning Katiki Waterfalls. The refreshing cascade and the natural surroundings make it a popular spot for nature lovers.


Trek to Katiki Waterfalls

Araku Valley is known for its coffee plantations. Take a tour to see how coffee is grown, harvested, and processed. Don't miss tasting the locally brewed coffee.


Visit Coffee Plantations

Drive or hike up to this viewpoint for breathtaking panoramic views of the valley, lush forests, and rolling hills. It's a great spot for photography.


Enjoy Galikonda Viewpoint

Experience the traditional tribal dance, Dhimsa, performed by the local tribes. The colorful costumes and rhythmic movements make it a vibrant cultural experience.


Attend Dhimsa Dance Performance

Visit this nearby hill station known for its pleasant weather, coffee plantations, and scenic beauty. It's an ideal place for picnics and nature walks.


Explore Ananthagiri Hills

Also known as Dumbriguda Waterfalls, this spot offers a series of cascades and natural rock formations. It's a great place for a picnic and to enjoy the natural beauty of the area.


Visit Chaparai Waterfalls

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