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Osman Sagar Lake

The Osman Sagar Lake stands out as one of the most sought after hubs for holiday-makers seeking a pristine location to relish the scenic excellence presented by the emerald blue waters of the lake and its breathtakingly beautiful back drop.

The Osman Sagar Lake as affectionately called 'Gandipet' is an exceptionally delectable locale sited at a distance of approximately 20 kilometers away from Hyderabad. Tourists tend to flock at the Osman Sagar Lake at Hyderabad all throughout the year regardless of what the season is.

The construction of a dam on the river designated as Moosi gave birth to the amazingly beautiful Osman Sagar Lake. The dam came into existence in the year 1920 and was built by Mir Osman Ali Khan.

The placid Osman Sagar Lake stretches over an extensive plot which measures about 20 square kilometers in area.

It is this Osman Sagar Lake of Hyderabad that caters drinking water to the parallel cities of Hyderabad and Secuderabad.

The pleasant note created by the tiny ripples of water in the lake takes you on a journey down the memory lane and rejuvenates your soul and mind.

Added attractions include refreshing swimming pools and luscious green landscapes. There are also facilities provided by the Andhra Pradesh Tourism for those visitants who are interested in night stay at the Osman Sagar Lake in Hyderabad.

The best time to plan a trip to Osman Sagar Lake in Hyderabad is from the month of October to the month of March. Admission to the lake is absolutely free.

Last Updated on 12 July 2013