The lake has been named after the renowned Saint as a mark of respect. A large statue of Lord Buddha adorns the lake in the middle along with almost 30 statues of renowned personalities around the lake. The lake has a historical significance in the signing of a treaty between Mughals and Golconda at its banks.
Timings: The lake is open to visit on all days from 8 AM to 10 PM
Location: The address of Hussain Sagar Lake is Tank Bund Road, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500004.
Price: There is no entry fee charged for the lake. Boating charges are separate, varying from INR 35 to INR 300 depending on the type of boats. Parasailing is another activity where the tourists can get engaged with a charge of INR 400 per person.
With a land area of almost 2500 acres, it can accommodate 50 film units simultaneously. The film sets comprise amazing landscapes, a replica of airports, gardens, hospitals, London streets, skyscrapers and many more.
Timings: Ramoji Film City is open every day from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: The address of Ramoji Film City is Anaspur Village, Hayathnagar Mandal, Hyderabad, Telangana - 501512.
Price: There are several one day tour packages available, starting from INR 1150 to INR 2349 for adults. The charges are comparatively less.
Timings: Ramoji Film City is open every day from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: The monument is located on the Charminar Road in Char Kaman of the Ghansi Bazaar area. The distance between Charminar and the main Hyderabad bus station is 5 km.
Price: The entry fee per person for Indians is INR 5 whereas for foreign nationals it is INR 100.
Hyderabad Botanical Gardens
Each sector comprises many varieties of medicinal plants, bamboo, palm trees, fruit plants and trees, and several ornamental plants. There are about 600 species of plants in the garden of which some are utilized for research and scientific work as well, especially by the botanists. The garden is a home for several birds and insects, adding to the enigmatic charm of the place.
Timings: The garden is open all days from 5:30 AM to 6 PM
Location: The address of Hyderabad Botanical Gardens is Kothaguda Reserve Forest, Miyapur-Gachibowli Highway, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500081.
Price: There is a minimal entry fee of INR 10 charged per person. There are ample parking spaces near the gardens and it's free.
Osman Sagar Lake
Timings: The lake is open all the days from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: The address of Osman Sagar Lake is Gandipet Lake, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500075.
Price: There is a small entry fee of INR 5 per person.
The main entrance of the fort is named Fateh Darwaza, meaning Victory Gate. The fort has a splendid acoustic mechanism built to communicate and alert any sudden enemy attacks. Another amazing feature of the fort is the innovative water supply system created by the ancient rulers.
Timings: The fort is open every day from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: The address of the Golconda Fort is Ibrahim Bagh, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500008.
Price: The entry fee for Indians is INR 15 per person and for foreign nationals, it is INR 200 per person. There are separate charges for the Sound and Light show, varying between INR 80 and INR 140 per person.
Hard Rock Cafe
Timings: The cafe is open every day from 12 noon to 11:30 PM. On Fridays, it is open till 12:30 AM.
Location: The café is located inside the GVK One mall in Banjara Hills.
Price: There is no entry fee for the café, you only pay for the food items selected. On average the approximate cost for food is INR 2000 for 2 persons.
A Cryo Zone inside the park offers a replica of a natural snow landscape with igloos, penguins, polar bears, alpine trees and kid's play area. The tourists can even witness artificial snowfall, snow sculptures, and snowy mountains. The temperature inside the park varies between 0 degrees C and 5 degrees C.
Timings: Snow World is open every day from 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: The park is located on the Lower Tank Bund Road near Bharat Seva Ashram Marg.
Price: The entry fee per person for the park is INR 450 for adults, INR 300 for students above Class 10 and INR 250 for students of Class 10 and below.
10 Downing Street
The pub offers different themes each night- Vintage on Mondays, Rock on Tuesdays, Ladies’ special night on Wednesdays, Karaoke on Thursdays, Retro on Fridays and Indian desi on Saturdays. You can enjoy wide selective options of cocktails and drinks as well. Also, the dishes from Indian, European and Chinese cuisines are available for lunch at the restaurant.
Timings: The pub is open every day from 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Location: It is located on the ground floor of the Lifestyle building in Begumpet.
Price: There is no entry fee for the restaurant and pub, you only pay for the menu selected. On average the approximate cost for food is INR 1800 for 2 persons.
The Fisherman’s Wharf
Its exclusive delicacies are the Sausage Pulao and the Rawa Fried Kingfish. You can order a dish made from the fresh catch of the day like lobsters, fish, and crabs. The restaurant also offers traditional desserts like Seradurra and Bebinca from the Goan cuisine.
Timings: The restaurant is open every day from 12 noon to 11:00 PM
Location: The café is located in the 304, Nehru Outer Ring Rd, Financial District, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, Telangana 500032.
Price: There is no entry fee for the restaurant and pub, you only pay for the food items selected. On average the approximate cost for food is INR 1500 for 2 persons.
It is one of the prominent places to hangout in Hyderabad for friends, family and especially couples. The road is adorned by several restaurants, eateries and street-side stalls selling ice-creams, coffee, tea, and light snacks. There are also wide stretches of green lawns adjacent to the park to relax and enjoy the soothing atmosphere around, away from the hustle and bustle of the city life.
Timings: The road is open every day from 8:00 AM to 10:30 PM
Location: Necklace Road is situated near Raj Nagar in Khairatabad.
Price: There is no entry fee for Necklace Road.
Later in 2006, it was named T. Anjaiah Lumbini Park in remembrance of the late Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. The fascinating feature of this park is the 3D laser show conducted every day showcasing the history of Hyderabad. Another key attraction of the park is a remarkable replica of a giant clock at the park entrance. The clock is created with many varieties of colorful flowering plants.
Timings: The park is open every day from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: The park is located opposite the Secretariat Gate in Khairatabad.
Price: The entry fee for the park is INR 20 for adults and INR 10 for children. Boating charges are separate, varying from INR 35 to INR 350 depending on the type of boats. The charges for the laser show inside the park is INR 50 per person.
You can select from an elaborate option of cocktails to enjoy your evening at the bar. The signature dishes of Aqua include Seafood Fritto Misto, Chicken wings, Grilled Masala Panini with Cheddar cheese melt. It also offers some exotic platters like the Hulk's Grill consisting of lamb grill, prawns, grilled salmons, and spring chickens.
Timings: The pub is open every day from 12:00 noon to 12:00 midnight
Location: The pub is part of the Park Hotel, situated on the Raj Bhavan Road in Somajiguda.
Price: There is no entry fee for the pub, you only pay for the items selected. On average the approximate cost for food is INR 2500 for 2 persons.
Timings: The Club is open every day from 8:00 PM to 2:00 AM and on Mondays till 2:15 AM
Location: The pub is situated at Hitex Road and is part of the Novotel Hotel.
Price: There is no entry fee for the club, you only pay for the items selected. On average the approximate cost for food is INR 1850 for 2 persons.
Timings: The restaurant is open every day from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Saturdays and Sundays are open for lunch from 12 noon to 3:00 PM.
Location: The restaurant is located at Durgam Cheruvu in Jubilee Hills.
Price: There is no entry fee for the restaurant, you only pay for the food selected. On average the approximate cost for food is INR 2500 for 2 persons.