Dolphin's Nose, Visakhapatnam

Enjoy panorama of the port and watch huge ships go by at Dolphin's Nose, a viewpoint on an enormous rocky head resembling the shape of a dolphin. Elevated at 358 m (1,174 ft), the rock formation juts out into sea offering fabulous views of the coastline. Visit the lighthouse on the top and check out a museum to this structures whose powerful beacon of light can be seem from 65 km (40 mi) away. A popular outing spot, the scenic trek to the top provides views of gigantic ravines with a spectacular waterfall. Put Dolphin's Nose into our Visakhapatnam online road trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • It feels like difficult trekking, carry your sports shoes as it has rocks on which you might love to climb.  more »
  • Approach to the Dolphin Nose is not very good. The same needs improvement. Very similar to Kailashgiri from view point. If you have spare time then visit otherwise can skip.  more »
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  • This is a Naval area. In order to access the place you must have authorized pass. It's a Peaceful, clean and very fascinating area on the hill. The natural and shipping views are awesome from the top of the place. Though photography is strictly prohibited of Navy ship site areas but the beauty of town can't be ignored from the place. Must visit.
  • One of the best beaches to visit. The uphill drive and the descent after that is amazing. Driving gives you a better experience and the beach is very serene! The beach can sometimes be dangerous so stay cautious!
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