Positioned near the Hi-tech City,Durgam Cheruvu is a lake situated in the industrial sector of Hyderabad. This is also renowned as secret lake. It is said that earlier this valley served as a source of drinking water for the famous Golconda Fort.
The lake is surrounded by lush greenery with a backdrop of Jubilee Hills, which gives a picture perfect view. For tourists, there are many adventure and leisure activities to be enjoyed in its soothing environs. Amongst common sport activities, the major attraction here is the pedal boating. However, the chief attractiveness lies in its location, as you need to trek down to reach the main river. Also for nature enthusiasts, there is the facility to enjoy camping in its hills.
Once you reach the river you can see a cafeteria on its banks, providing cold drinks, cookies and other food items at highly reasonably price to the visitors.