Secunderabad, quite often identified along with Hyderabad is a twin city of the capital city of Telengana State. Secunderabad has a cosmopolitan culture with people from all other parts of India living here together. Comparatively a peaceful city, it houses many corporate companies and organizations. Besides, it is the headquarters for South Central Railway and Army Ordinance Corps. Major part of the city is being occupied by Railways and the Defence department.
Secunderabad is a favourite residential location and many people working in different organizations and industries in and around Hyderabad live here. In the recent decade, the city experienced a lot of development and now all modern amenities and facilities are available here. City is thickly populated and hence the Secunderabad railways station is always crowded. Apart from trains coming to and going from Hyderabad, Secunderabad is a main halt for many major trains, which are passing through this station. City has a good network of local train services and large number of commuters in local trains also uses this station.
When the station is heavily crowded, the major problem that may faced by the passengers is the availability of food. Although the station houses a large modern canteen and food outlets in each platform, they are found not enough to cater to the needs of the passengers. However, there are some food caterers in train who offer food delivery in train at Secunderabad . These caterers help the passengers to taste the delicious foods from the famous food courts in the city without getting down from the train. They facilitate online ordering of food and the passengers should order the food at least one hour before the arrival of the train at Secunderabad station.
Secunderabad has also taken a major place in the tourism map of the state. City is very close to many famous tourist spots including Golconda fort, Charminar, Hussain Sagar Lake, etc. Famous Birla Mandir and many other religious places make it a pilgrimage destination too.
- Climate –
City has a tropical dry and wet climate with hot summers. Usually, the summer seasons start from February and ends in June. Monsoon starts from July. Winter season is more pleasant and it starts from October.
- Hotels near Railway Station –
Hotel I K London Residency Ph: 040 66049093
Log Inn Ph: 040 67113323
Central Court Hotel Ph: 040 67114967
Hotel Meridian Palace Ph: 040 49647880
Rainbow International Ph: 040 49713053
- Restaurants near Railway Station –
Ohris Food Court Ph: 040 49641442
Havmore 70 MM Ph: 040 67110840
Lounge Habits Ph: 040 64608880
Water Front Restaurant Ph: 040 49488577
Kamat Hotel Ph: 040 23232225
- Taxi and Cab Services –
Sigma Cabs Pvt Ltd Ph: 040 63636363
Sandhya Cabs Ph: 040 46247437
Blink Cabs Ph: 040 64622215
A S Cabs Ph: 040 49714860
Green Cab Luxury Ph: 040 67118014
Secunderabad city houses many shopping malls and other shops, and thus, is a favourite destination for shopping enthusiasts too. As it has many hotels and guest houses, most of the tourists visiting Hyderabad prefer to stay over here. There is no doubt that the tourists will enjoy their stay over here as the city has excellent infrastructure facilities to content any number of visitors.