Sat, May 20|
Shaikpet Sarai: Tales from a Cosmopolitan City
Join us to learn more about the Shaikpet Dargah, the Sarai and other Qutb Shahi monuments along with the tales of the cosmopolitan city that was Golconda - Hyderabad.
Time & Location
May 20, 2023, 7:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Hyderabad, H S DARHGHA, C96Q+CVJ, Shaikpet, Hyderabad, Telangana 500008, India
About the event
Shaikpet sits at a stone's throw from the Qutb Shahi Necropolis and is home to several monuments from the 16th century nestled in its dense lanes. One of them is the famous dargah of Hazrat Hussain Shah Wali, the architect of the Hussain Sagar. We also have the Shaikpet Sarai situated on the medieval Golconda-Bidar highway where travelers sought respite along the ancient trade routes! Join us to learn more about these monuments and the the tales of the cosmopolitan city that was Golconda - Hyderabad.
We meet at the Hussain Shah Wali Dargah (Shaikpet Dargah) at 7 AM on Saturday, 20 May 2023. Here's a Google Maps link of the meeting location. The walk will go on for about 2 hours from the time we start and finish at the Shaikpet Sarai. For more details, you can reach out to Safwan at 7702094381 or Wahaj at 6304805157.
Once you register, you will receive a link to join our WhatsApp group for this event one day prior to the event.
Students₹200.00+₹5.00 service fee
Adult₹250.00+₹6.25 service fee