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The first Visakha Utsav festival was held in 1997 and since then the tourism festival has been celebrated every year under the ages of the Districts Collectors of Visakhapatnam.
RK Beach became the stage for the utsav. The other tourism destinations such as the Simhachalam, Bojjanna Konda, Thotlakonda, Dutch Tombs at Bheemunipatam, Araku Valley, Borra Caves and Kailasa Giri represented the Seven Wonders of Visakhapatnam and were always the hot spots for Tourists who visit the city during the Utsav.
Chief Minister Mr. N Chandrababu Naidu inaugurated the Yatri Nivas (Tourist's Home) at Appu Ghar and Araku Valley, Rushi Konda Tourist Cottages and Water Park near Police Commissionerate during the 1999 Visakha Utsav.
The Foundation Stone for Andhra Museum atop of the Kailasa Giri Hill is also laid during the period.
Andhra University organized a seminar on Vision 2020. Also held during the same month were the Araku and Bhimili Utsavs.