INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COMPOSITE MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES
27-29th December 2017, HYDERABAD, INDIA.
Tours and Social Events
Half-day tours for delegates/spouses
Two half-day tours, Each day of the conference.
Tour 1 - The Early Beginnings: The fort and The Necropolis.
Morning tour (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
The Royal Necropolis of the Qutub Shahis, Qutubshahi Tombs
Visit the Golconda Fort; the impregnable fort of the Qutub Shahi rulers to see what is left of it after the Mughals plundered it. Hear its 700-year long history with local yarns.
Visit the Qutub Shahi tombs, the world’s largest royal necropolis housing the remains of the Qutub Shahi kings on which were built these magnificent monuments.
Duration: 4 to 5 hrs.
Tour 2 - Old City of Hyderabad
Late Afternoon Tour (3 PM - 9 PM)
Pass by The Golkonda Fort
Osmania General Hospital
Go past the chronology of Hyderabad as it existed at the time of independent India, from the times it was called the Golla-Konda (Telugu for Shepard ‘s hill). Follow the timeline of the city’s story. Visit the lesser kown places and the hidden gems like the Badshahi Asoorkhana and the Purana Pul.
End up in the heart of what we today call ‘The Old City’. The once home to the world’s second richest man of all time, richer manifold than his regent the queen of England.
Buy an Irani chai, pack some authentic Hyderabadi Biryani, or just walk around the sights and sounds of ‘the old city’ and let the sights and sounds tantalize and mesmerize you of the glorious past.
Duration: 5 to 6 hrs.
Choose between the following schedules when you register:
Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017:
Tour 1 - The Fort and the Necropolis. (Code- “27/1”)
Tour 2 - Old City of Hyderabad (Code- “27/2”)
Thursday, 28 Dec 2017:
Tour 1 - The Fort and the Necropolis. (Code- “28/1”)
Tour 2 - Old City of Hyderabad (Code- “28/2”)
Friday, 29 Dec 2017:
Tour 1 - The Fort and the Necropolis. (Code- “29/1”)