Friday, March 25, 2011


  • The Submarine is tuned into a first Submarine Museum on February 27, 2001. 

  • It was earlier brough to the sands off the Vizag beach shores from the sea. India's Premier Defence Lab - National Ship Design and Research Center (NSDRC), Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), Visakhapatnam Port Trust (VPT) and other organisations have extended their helping hands in bringing the submarine to the sands of the beach and facilitating the convertion into a museum. 


  • Visakhapatnam has another Golden leaf in its feather and this Golden leaf has its speciality.
  •  The Submarine Museum - Kurusura being set up at the Rama Krishna Beach in Visakhapatnam has a speciality. 

  • The Submarine Museum is the first submarine tuned to a museum in the whole of Asia and second in the World. 

  • INS Kusura is a Russian built submarine built on December 18, 1969. The submarine embarked on its journey on February 20, 1970 via the Baltic Sea and reached Visakhapatnam on the May 11, 1970. Since then INS Kusura is being used by the Indian Defence. 


  • On a Trip to Rishikonda Beach you can also enjoy facial massage offered by some local people. 
  • The sea foods available in the stalls near this beach are also very popular among the tourists. Different dishes made of fishes from the sea are available in these beach side restaurants.
  • Rishikonda Beach  is one of the liveliest in the state. It is a perfect holiday destination. The stretch of golden sands is a perfect setting for long romantic walks. 
  • Find a quiet spot on the beautiful beach and watch the glorious sun set over the blue horizon. The tranquillity here is indescribable. Truly, a paradise on earth and well worth your time.