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Visakhapatnam; commonly referred to as ‘Vizag’ and bequeathed with the laurel ‘the Jewel of the Coromandel Coast’ is one of the largest seaports of India and a prime metropolitan of the state of Andhra Pradesh that ranks second in its geographical expanse only after the state capital Hyderabad. This port city cuddled amidst the lofty precipices of the Eastern Ghats and nestled on the southeastern coast of the Indian Peninsula facing the Bay of Bengal is a home to the only natural harbor on the oriental littoral of India as well as the oldest shipyard of the country. Nicknamed as ‘the City of Destiny’, Vizag the administrative command center of the Visakhapatnam District & Division also operates as the headquarters of the ‘Eastern Naval Command’ of the Indian Navy. Enclosed by three monumental hillocks namely Sri Venkateswara Konda, Dargah Konda and the Ross Hill; each of them bearing the shrines of three different religions viz. Hinduism, Islam and Christianity respectively, Visakhapatnam; a potpourri of ancient & contemporary, traditional & modern and past & present eloquently manifests a peculiar religious and cultural diversity, remarkably characterized with peaceful integral alliance. This Utopia for the tourists of all interests and the visitors from all walks of life equally intrigues the nature enthusiasts, animal lovers, bird watchers and also those who seek luxurious and recreational vacation. Accredited as the ‘Goa of the East Coast’, the enchanting Visakhapatnam City embellished with golden sun kissed beaches, vermilion knolls, exuberant valleys, verdant countryside, lush meadows, charming landscapes, historical monuments and gracefully maintained parks beckons thousands of tourists from different parts of the globe throughout the year. Also known as the ‘Steel City’ this industrial conurbation; a home to the ‘Vizag Steel Plant’ as well as a number of other government owned heavy industries has also successfully excelled in the commercial domain on the national frontage.