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APTDC at a Glance

  • APTDC is vested with the task of developing Tourism Infrastructure and facilities in the State.

  • In 1976 Andhra Pradesh Travel & Tourism Development Corporation was set up as a subsidiary to APSRTC.

  • In 1980 APTTDC became an independent public sector corporation.

  • In 1998 The financial structure of the Corporation was changed and a new dynamism brought about.

  • In 2000 The Corporation was rechristened as Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation.

  • APTDC was started with an initial Authorized Share Capital of Rs. 1,00,00,000.00 and Paid up capital of Rs.10,00,000.00.


During the year 1976 it was established as an organization under   TRAVEL & TOURISM CORPORATION [ANDHRA PRADESH] PRIVATE LIMITED on 18th February 1976 with the objective to start, operate and promote establishments , undertakings , enterprises and activities of any description whatsoever , which in operation of the Company are likely to facilitate or accelerate the development of travel and tourist coach services and to promote co-ordination in development of travel and tourism services and tourism in general in order to secure ,optimum utilization of resources in them.

It was Started with the following resources:

  • 9 Mini Coaches taken from APSRTC on Transfer basis to run the vehicles for Local City sight seeing , Package tours.
  • The Government of Andhra Pradesh transferred the following Guest houses from Tourism , Information & Public Relations Department to the control of APTTDC:
  • Sagar Mahal Guest House , Osmansagar , Gandipet
  • Warangal Mantralayam Simhachalam Airport Restaurant
  • Vijayavihar Complex, Nagarjunasagar
  • Right Bank Cottages
  • Pylon Cottages
  • Project House, Hill Colony
  • Launch Unit -Nagarjunasagar
  • Hill View Guest House, Tirupathi
  • Governor’s Bunglow, Horsely Hills

Tourism Information Counters – Hyderabad Railway Station , Secunderabad Railway Station & Begumpet Airport to give information as well as to promote our facilities / properties / amenities.

During the period 1976 – 1980, the Corporation functioned with help of above infrastructure and transferred properties from above said Departments and started operations and generated revenues

Key Contacts

Name Designation Phone No. Email ID
Sri Sandeep Kumar Sultania,IAS Managing Director 23262437