Timings : 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Time Required : 1-2 hrs
Entry Fee : No entry fee
Situated in the city of Hyderabad, Durgam Cheruvu is a serene and picturesque lake that is an ideal place to spend some quality time with friends and family. A quiet place in the middle of the bustling cybercity, it is also known as the 'Secret Lake' as it is bordered by granite on all ends and is hidden by the rocks. It is believed that the lake was the main source of water for the residents of the Golconda Fort, and hence, it has a great historical significance as well. The visitors here visit mainly for its calm and scenic beauty and the astonishing sight of the sunset that the place offers. In addition to its picturesque beauty, Durgam Cheruvu is the hub of many interesting activities as well.
Durgam Cheruvu has recently emerged as the go-to place for the locals, whether its a party with friends or a family gathering. An artificial waterfall and fountain have also been created here which beautifies the area even more. Boating is a must-do activity at Durgam Cheruvu as it gives you a chance to get up close and personal with this enchanting destination. Furthermore, if you like to go on impromptu hikes, you can easily take a walk up the rocks to gain a better vantage point. The Durgam Cheruvu thus presents an ideal getaway from the city life.