Visakhapatnam: Gem of the East Coast
Visakhapatnam or Vizag is one of the beautiful coastal town located in Bay of Bengal, in Andhra Pradesh and is the proposed administrative capital of the state. Vizag is known for its pristine, beautiful beaches and is the only natural harbour on the east coast of India. The city also boasts of one of the oldest shipping yards and headquarters the Indian Navy's eastern Naval command. Very rightly so, this beautiful coastal city is also called 'The Jewel of the East Coast'. Vizag is one of the 100 fastest growing cities in the World and has many places of attraction for the tourists to see. We will now take a glance of the important landmarks in the city starting with few of the famous beaches.