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Dolphin's Nose

Gangavaram, Visakhapatnam 530001, India
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Natural dolphin

Dolphin's Nose is one of the popular tourist attractions located in the southern part of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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We visited Dolphin Nose in our recent visit to Vizag. We hired a car & went to the hill. The place... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sujoy c
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Gangavaram, Visakhapatnam 530001, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dolphin's Nose is one of the popular tourist attractions located in the southern part of the destination. Possessing a height of about 174 metres, the rocky headland is surmounted on an average altitude of 358 metres above the sea level. The name of the place...More

Thank akhilchandu
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Dolphin Nose in our recent visit to Vizag. We hired a car & went to the hill. The place is nice, but timing is 3 PM-5 PM. One can get a nice view from here. Car charges extra Rs 200 to climb to...More

Thank sujoy c
Reviewed 1 week ago

This area is not accessible to public as we have to cross Navy area to reach this point. Almost 300 degree view of the sea is breathtaking from this location. The club house where food and refreshment is available is only for defense personnel and...More

Thank BKAgrawal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful panoramic view of Bay of Bengal, Vizag port & City. Must travel with a booked vehicle. You have to ride a very steep ladder to reach the top.

Thank konaditya b
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have not visited any light house than its a worth a visit. Its open to public from 3 to 6pm only. You need to remove shoes to go up. Only one way entry and exit so it become more crowdy during weekend and...More

4  Thank shekhar67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place with excellent view of lighthouse and ships. We went for walk in the evening at 5 and returned at 7pm

Thank Neyas A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While this place is away from Vizag RK beach and up in the mountain but its worth. Its Open only from 3-5 PM and sometimes closed for maintenance and you only know that once you go there. The view from the top is mesmerizing. Plan...More

Thank 4Pits
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On the way to the light house, one gets to see the Indian Navy Eastern Command fleet and dockyard. one should visit this place just for the panoramic view that it offers from atop the light house. The hill forests are and the sea make...More

Thank amitthecreator
Reviewed 15 September 2017

It is highly recommended to visit Dolphin's nose during the day light due to dangerous valley way to it. Also in Vizag day ends very early in all seasons as compared to western part of India.

Reviewed 19 August 2017

This place is generally not included in the sightseeing day package, so please talk about it with your driver or make your schedule accordingly so that you don't miss visiting this place. The timing is important as it is only open from 3pm exactly to...More

Thank JamilaNayeem
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swapna d
18 January 2017|
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Response from NVVSG | Reviewed this property |
going by walk is the only way and its better go in the evening time.
12 January 2017|
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Response from Travels0l | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Daspalla Hotel is in Jagadamba so places which can be seen be Daspalla Hotel are :- 1. Fishing Harbor(APTDC boat ride) 2. RK Beach and Kali Temple 3. Kursura Submarine Museum 4. Visakha Museum 5. Kailasagiri 6... More
18 January 2016|
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Response from Ayon T | Reviewed this property |
Dolphin nose is open from 3 PM to 5 PM on ALL days of the week. Offers a Fantastic view from the top. If you wish to get to the lighthouse by Public Transport: There is only one bus (No. 16) that runs on this route. If you... More