Exquisite Pre Wedding shoot in Hyderabad

May 5, 2022

Exquisite Pre Wedding Shoot in Hyderabad: The City of Pearls


Marriage is the most traditional and cultural event in the life of almost every Indian and if you also want a perfect pre-wedding photo and video shoot with all the wonderful architecture and Nawabi culture, then congrats, your search is over here. Hyderabad, ‘the city of pearls’ is a cosmopolitan and the joint capital of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. It is one of the top cities of India, Known for its ancient history, rich traditions and its world-famous biryani. For more information regarding Hyderabad click here.  Here we would tell you why you should have a Pre Wedding shoot in Hyderabad



Now, we would like to present the top destinations of Hyderabad, where you can have the most adorable Pre Wedding Shoot.


1) Charminar

Charminar is one of the most recognized monuments of India and is the architectural and cultural icon of Hyderabad, just like Eiffel Tower (Paris) and India Gate (Delhi). This 400-year-old architectural masterpiece proudly stands tall amidst the famous, colorful Laad bazaar and it is the UNESCO world heritage site that tells the visitors about the rich culture of Hyderabad. Charminar offers many great photogenic points around it, Won’t it be great to have a marvelous Structure in the background of your Pre-wedding pictures and videos? It is definitely the place where one should start its Pre-wedding shoot in Hyderabad.



Entry Fees– 5 Rs per Indian and 100 Rs per foreigner

Nearest Airports– Begumpet Airport and Rajiv Gandhi International Airport

Photography and Videography –  Have little extra charges

Timings  – 9:30 am to 5:30 pm

Major Attraction – Mesmerizing view when illuminated between 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

Tip – 2nd and upper columns are closed to the public.


2) Golconda Fort


One of the brilliant examples of outstanding ancient engineering, Golkonda fort is known for its archaeological Excellency and massiveness and it allures every visitor with its unparalleled beauty and grandeur. A Pre Wedding shoot in Hyderabad is incomplete without a visit to this fort. Located 11 km from Hyderabad, this 15th-century structure was built by Kakatiya and Qutub Shahi kings and it is one of the most popular and fascinating forts of the country. From it, one can experience the whole view of the beautiful Hyderabad city and it is recommended to visit here in the evening so that you won’t miss its alluring sunset.

Timing  – 9:30 am to 5:30 pm




Entry Fees– 5-15 Rs per Indian and 100 Rs per foreigner

Photography and Videography – Allowed (Rs  25)

Major Attraction– Sound and light show at evening (Rs 130)

Location– An hour far from Charminar

Tip– Don’t Miss the sunset if visiting at evening



3) Mecca Mosque

Mecca Mosque is one of the most beautiful and largest Mosques in the country and the spiritual and cultural centre of Hyderabad. It was built by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, the fifth ruler of the Qutb Shahi dynasty, and around it, He had developed the whole city of old Hyderabad. Every year thousands of tourists, devotees and art lovers visit here to experience its splendid architecture and peaceful environment. It also has a beautiful lake inside it and it is truly a must visit place for a Pre-wedding shoot. You will definitely thank yourselves that you had visited Mecca Masjid for your Pre-wedding shoot.


Timing– 4:00 am to 9:30 pm


Photography and videography– Allowed

Entry fees– free

Location– walking distance from Charminar

Tip– Dress Modestly  and avoid visiting on Friday



4) Ramoji Film city


A place which not only adds uniqueness to your already wonderful experience but also here you would have the best time of your life. Ramoji film city is the home of 50 well-equipped film sets and is one of the topmost locations of Hyderabad. Did you know it also has a massive set of legendary movie Bahubali 2! It has a fascinating butterfly park, bird park and a rose park where you can have the most romantic Pre-wedding shoot. Apart from beautiful parks, Ramoji film city is known for its different themes which offer unlimited Photogenic places for your dream Pre Wedding shoot in Hyderabad. Other major attractions here are its amusement and water parks.


Timings– 9:00 am to 8:00 pm

Entry Fees– 800 to 2250

Location– 30 km far from the main city on NH 9

Photography and videography– Allowed

Major attractions–  different romantic theme parks and majestic sightseeing.

5) Chowmahalla Palace


Your Pre-wedding shoot is incomplete without the elegant Chowmahalla palace. Chowmahalla palace which literally means Four Mahals(palaces) is the most visited Pre-wedding location of Hyderabad because of its architecture, which manifests the real Nizami culture to its admirers. This palace was the seat of last Nizam of  Hyderabad and continues to impress the visitors with its grandeur and rich historical past. With its sophisticated carvings, attractive structure and well lush green gardens, this palace is nowhere less than a dream for photographers. Won’t it be mesmerizing to have a really beautiful palace with a huge fountain and galleries around you while having your Pre-wedding photo and video shoot? Trust us you would love this palace.

Timings– 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Entry Fees– 50 Rs for adults and 10 Rs  for children

Location– Close to Charminar

Photography and videography– Payable 50rs for still camera and 100  Rs for Video camera(tripods not allowed)

Major attractions– Lawns, fountains, wall carvings, galleries, Afzal Mahal, vintage car and bungee display.

6) Qutb Shahi Tombs


No doubt, Qutub Shahi tombs are the most historical and ancient landmark of Hyderabad. It houses all the seven rulers of Qutb Shahi dynasty. It is a magical place which stuns its visitors with its massive architecture and grandeur. The style of architecture used here is that of Persian, Pashto and Indian and the historic stonework is delicately carved on the walls of the tombs. All the seven tombs are separately buried in the Ibrahim Bagh, thus having many photography points which would make your Pre Wedding shoot in Hyderabad more memorable.

Timing– 9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Photography and videography– Allowed and payable 20 Rs

Entry fees–   10 Rs for adults and 5 Rs for children

Location– walking distance from  Golkonda Fort

7) Hussain Sagar Lake


Hussain Sagar lake, also known as the “Jewel of Hyderabad” is one of the most romantic places to visit for the couples in Hyderabad. Considered as the largest artificial lake in Asia, this magnificent lake was made by Ibrahim Quli Qutub Shah in 1563. The main attraction of this lake is the monolith of Lord Buddha located perfectly at the heart of the lake.

This lake is in the shape of a heart and at night you can see an outline of the lake done by lights appearing as a diamond-studded necklace. Due to its beautiful heart-shaped outline, the Hussain Lake has been declared as the ‘Heart of the World’ by World Tourism Organization. Apart from the elegant Buddha statue, this lake is surrounded by a war tank, various parks, historical buildings and temples where you can enjoy sightseeing and have a quality time with your loved one. It is advisable to visit here in evening due to its spectacular night view.

Timing– 8:00 am to 10:00 pm

Photography and videography– Allowed

Entry fees– free but payable for Boats 35 Rs to 400 Rs

Location– Road distance from Charminar

Tip– Visit Early Evening so that you won’t miss the  illuminated night view

8) Birla Mandir


Last but not the least Birla temple is among the top destinations for Pre Wedding shoot in HyderabadMost beautiful temple of Hyderabad, Birla Mandir is truly a marble marvel of architecture. Birla Mandir, dedicated to Lord Venkateshwara is made up of white marble brought from Rajasthan. The architectural style of the temple is a blend of North Indian and South Indian styles of temple architecture. From here, you can a have a bird’s eye view of Hyderabad, Secunderabad, Hussain lake and necklace road. It is recommended to visit here in the evening so that you won’t miss its spectacular night view.

Timing– 7:00 am to 12:00 pm

3:00  pm to 9:00 pm

Photography and videography– Allowed

Entry fees–free

Location– 20 min distance from Charminar by road, close to Hussain lake

Major Attraction– Mind-blowing architecture and wall carvings

Connectivity and Best Time To Visit Hyderabad

Although one can visit Hyderabad any time in a year, the best time to visit here is from mid-November to mid-March due to its tropical climate and as one of the tier 1 cities of India, Hyderabad is well connected with all the major cities and states of India through air, railways and bus. Also though Hyderabad’s major language is Telugu, here people also fluent in both Hindi and English, hence no connectivity and linguistic issues.

Conclusion– The above locations we have told you about, are the top Pre-wedding places of Hyderabad and are most suitable for your Dream Pre-wedding photo and video shoot. You would thank yourselves later that you had chosen Pre Wedding shoot in Hyderabad and definitely have a wonderful time with ancient monuments, Hussain Sagar lake and of course BIRYANI !!!. If you have any doubt or want to add something, feel free to comment below.

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