Osman Sagar popularly known as Gandipet Lake is one of the favourite picnic spots of most of the Hyderabadis. It is a beautiful lake located about 25 kms from the city. Gandipet is one of the two lakes that supplies drinking water to the great metropolis, the other being Manjeera Lake. The Osman Sagar is actually the tributary of River Moosi and is formed when a dam was constructed over it.
Today, it is the most hunted picnic spot surrounded by lush green gardens, picturesque landscape with the backdrop of water. During day time, the water in the lake dazzle as the sun s rays touches it. Towards evening, the cool breeze of the water and the beautiful sun setting gives a fantastic experience to the sit besides the water.
Most of them come here during the day time, spend time in the gardens, eat, relax and go. There is a play area for kids in the garden where they can have a great time playing. You can also stay here, as there are one or two good resorts like Golconda Resort. It is one of the best resorts in that area with luxury rooms to stay and state-of-the-art facilities.