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Welcome to Detours. We offer personalised and customised theme tours for individuals and small groups in and around the city of Hyderabad. So if you are in the city on work for just a few days or on vacation, and want to get a real experience of the place, read on...

Detours helps you discover Hyderabad in a unique way: no conventional tourist traps or run of the mill sightseeing trips. Instead we help you discover the secrets of the city through our Detours. So, go on a culinary expedition and dine with families who have passed down their recipes for generations. Wander down hidden alleys and uncover the intrigues and magic of this ancient city. Or immerse yourself in the lost world of kings and courtesans. Experience the city and her people up close, their food, the culture, their traditional crafts. Each Detour could last from a few hours to a full day or anything in between, depending on how long you have... Come, take a Detour...

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To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
- Aldous Huxley
The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one�s own country as a foreign land.
- G. K. Chesterton
I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad.
- George Bernard Shaw
A wise traveler never despises his own country.
Own only what you can carry with you; know language, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag!
- solzhenitsyn
I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine.
- Caskie Stinnett
I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list
- Susan Sontag
Are you one who loves old monuments; not just for their architectural beauty but as much for the stories and the history they have been witness to? The Historical Detours...
Slice of life
To know a country better, you need to understand the lives of the people who live here. Through these Detours, meet the diverse communities of Hyderabad, take a close look at their culture...
If you are one of those people who plan their travel schedule around food stops and restaurants, these Culinary Detours are cooked up just for you. Explore the food markets, understand...
Arts & Crafts
These Detours take you to the homes of artisans who have been creating magic for several centuries - watch how they transform thread, wood, metal or even clay, into a piece of art...
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