Along with the construction of Kakinada Beach Park, Recently the government has decided to develop the Hope Island in a completely eco-friendly construction model without affecting the nature and seashore.
It is long ignored for the ages, even though there is great potential for the tourism development, the Hope Island in now came into the Limelight under the current state Govt. by sanctioning the sufficient funds and calling for tenders.
This project is under the Kakinada – Hope Island – Konaseema tourist circuit project. Recently the contractor won the tender has already started the construction works in Hope Island. The intention of this project was to create a landmark destination that is a natural getaway hub for the Kakinada – Hope Island – Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary loop for the locals and international visitors.
Proposed Activities: The proposed activities in Hope Island are Boardwalks, Interpretation Centre, Tourists Village and Water Jetties. Most of these proposed activities are ecologically sensitive development using eco-friendly sensitive materials and smaller smart interventions with minimal impact on Environment and Seashore.
The modular architectural definition of the proposal includes open spaces like green spaces, buffers, courtyards, beach view etc.The mixed-use clusters provide the line of the walkways/boardwalks which will provide the tourist’s walkability throughout the area and get mesmerized by the picturesque seacoast view. The two types of façades including glass and bamboo suggested along with exposed concrete and aluminum as a roof structure. Check out the below DPR images of how the project will look like after the completion.
Pretty Cool right.!? Hope this project gets completed within the proposed time and gives a major boost for tourism in our Kakinada as well as Andhra Pradesh. It seems Future looks pretty bright for our KakinadaCity.