Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC) has announced the tourist hotspot as a free WiFi zone. Tourists visiting Borra Caves in Ananthagiri Mandal of Visakhapatnam Agency will now have easy access to the internet.
Borra caves will be the among several other tourist destinations in AP where free Wifi will be provided. The district administration made an announcement in this regard through its official Twitter handle on Wednesday.
Borra Caves in Ananthagiri Mandal of Visakhapatnam Agency also called as Borra Guhalu, are located about 90 km from Vishakapatnam city. The caves with karstic limestone structures extending to a depth of about 250 feet are considered as unique, deepest and one of oldest caves in India. Apart from domestic tourists Geologists and foreigners visit the caves in droves every year, apart from the domestic tourists.
“The APTDC has decided to facilitate free WiFi zones at several important tourists destinations with good footfalls, especially foreign visitors. Borra Caves has been selected as part of the initiative,” Tourism Regional Director (Visakhapatnam) Radha Krishna Murthy noted.
The Tourism Department is providing free WiFi access to tourists at APTDC resorts and hotels in Araku Valley. Adding up Borra Caves to the list will help draw attention more visitors from the country and abroad.
The Beach Road in the city was made a free WiFi zone a few years ago as part of the ‘Smart City’ initiative.