Ali Sagar Dam

Lake / Backwaters

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Distance (From Nizamabad): 13 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour

Place Location: Near Jankampet Village

Transportation Options: Cab / Auto

Travel Tips: This place can be visited from Ashok Sagar / Jankampet Lake (4 kms)

At a distance of 3.5 km from Jankampet Bus Stand, 13 km from Nizamabad Bus Station, 28 km from Basara and 187 km from Hyderabad, Ali Sagar Dam is located near Jankampet village in Nizamabad district of Telangana.

Ali Sagar Reservoir is a popular picnic spot in the region of Nizamabad. It was constructed by Nizams of Hyderabad in 1931 and it is a lift irrigation project. The lift canal originates from the back waters of Pochampadu Dam.

There is a garden near the reservoir which was developed by the Nizams of Hyderabad. This garden is spread over a total land area of 33 acres and is popular for its fountains, tree house, deer park and a flower garden.

The Ali Sagar Deer Park is situated near the reservoir was established in 1985 and hosts many species of deer. This park serves as a good picnic spot especially for kids. The area is spread amid natural hillocks and colourful flower gardens. The lake and its awe inspiring surroundings are rich in scenic beauty.

Tourists can visit an island which is inside the Ali Sagar Lake. Boating facility is also availble here. The hilltop guest house and trekking are the other attractions at Ali Sagar.

Timings: 7 AM - 6:30 PM