Shamir Pet

Lake / Backwaters

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Distance (From Hyderabad - Nampally Railway Station): 27 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 4 Hours/Half Day

Transportation Options: Cab / Auto / Bus

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 27 kms from Nampally Railway Station, The Shamirpet Lake is a fine-looking lake in the outskirts of Hyderabad.

This artificial lake mainly depends on the rainfall. This lake also has a dam like contraption near which is located the temple of Katta Maisamma. Next to this temple are a pond which serves as a resting ground for migratory birds and a garden.

Boating facility is available in this lake along with cottages provided by AP Tourism. There is also a deer park located adjacent to the lake.

Timings: 9 AM and 5 PM.