History of Laknavaram Lake:
The history of Laknavaram Lake goes back to Kakatiya reign. Also known as Laknavaram Cheruvu, this lake was first discovered by the Kakatiya rulers.
Things to do at Laknavaram Lake: Laknavaram Lake with its unparalleled beauty is ideal for a wide array of activities as well. The most popular activity at the lake is boating.
Timings and Entry Fee at Laknavaram Lake: The entry timings at the lake is from 8 AM to 5.30 PM. The entry fee at the lake is Rs. 10 per person for adults and Rs. 5 for children.
Boating Charges at Laknavaram Lake: The boating charges at Laknavaram Lake are Rs. 50 for adults and Rs. 30 for kids. Charges for speed boat is Rs. 300 for a maximum of 4 people.
Safari is an adventure that takes any adventurer who likes to explore the unexplored trails and unspoilt natural forests. One such safari is Lake View Safari. It can also be defined as a forest trail, except that instead of walking, hiking or trekking, you have also got the options of exploring the forest regions via a jeep. Lake View Safari not just involves exploring the places near by the lake and jungles of a particular region. The options can involve beautiful landscapes as well as protective reserves. And you can also opt for wild camping as well as nature walks too.
Trekking at Laknavaram Forest offers the stunning scenery of the beautiful islands, landscapes and deciduous Forest and a chance to meet its cheerful friendly people. Laknavaram has some of the best trekking and hiking trails in Jayashankar (Bhupalpally) District. Many people visit Laknavaram to explore the beautiful ecotourism scenery spots, panoramic views. The ride is definitely worth it. There is nothing artificial about this place. Trekking is an adventurous journey undertaken on foot in areas where common means of transport are generally not available. It is gentle walking holidays along the streams. Trekking at Laknavaram forests is available from easy to challenges level to enjoy the mixture culture, rural villages, typical jungle and rivers etc. It has numerous trekking destinations.
The Birdlife in these forests is very rich. Among dry and green landscape, you may see glut of colours, listen to enjoyable calls & sometime even harsh calls making forest lively and interesting, infact, you will hear more birds then actually see them because most of the birds camouflage very well with their surroundings. Depending upon the size and role provided to them by nature birds diet range from insects to small mammals and reptiles. But it is worth trying to look for birds, you may spot like Pied Kingfishers, Egret, Painted stork, Small Minivet Male, Tawny-bellied Babbler, Common Woodshrike, Purple Sunbird Female, Asian Pied Starling (contra), Brahminy Starling, Shikra Female, Common Tailorbird Drongos, White-throated Kingfisher, Barbet, Tree pie and some river birds.
Cycling is the best way to explore diverse topography and culture of India. Also, it is the most budget and eco-friendly option as one need not worry about pollution, expenditure or petrol. The experience of exploring new corners of Telangana on cycle cannot be replaced in any way. Some of the best cycling routes in Telangana pass through its most beautiful scenery. We have identified some of the trial routes at Laknavaram reserved Forests along this trial viewing locations have been prepared for sightings of Civet, Four Horned etc. From the wobbly beginner to the experienced off-roader, we have the space for everyone who wants to ride. Cycling in the New Forest Tracks is ideal for families wanting safe off-road and gentle cycle routes.
Laknavaram Deer Park located near Bussapur of Jayashankar (Bhupalpally) District, The Park stretches over a vast area of 25 acres with deciduous forest giving shelter to a wide array of animals. Famous as the home to the spotted deer, Sambar, Four Horned Antelope, Civet, and Wild boar, several other species of deer can also be seen in their natural habitat. The park has a rich vegetation cover that comprises of various plants & trees. It is preserved by the Forest Department. The serene Laknavaram Lake and the thick vegetation around the park makes it a charming picnic spot.
Night Camping is one of the adventures activities, which you can enjoy at Laknavaram forests. This experience cannot be expressed in words unless and otherwise you enjoy it. Trained professionals will accompany you and you will be taken into the forest area. There you can get in touch with the nature by staying in the doom tent, this is a unique feeling and you cannot get this opportunity to spend your nighttime amidst the nature in any big cities. The guests are sure to feel the homely treatment and the food served will be very tasty. When you visit to these forests to spend your vacation, don’t forget or neglect to have a night jungle camping. During this camping, you tend to get in touch with the Mother Nature. The camping can be made still enjoyable.
Eco-Tourism Co-Ordinator :
Suman Kalyanapu 7382619363
1. Tadvai Huts Manager Sai Krishna : 7382619376
2. Laknavaram Incharge Vamshi : 9502853154
3. Pandavulagutta Incharge Srikanth : 9441555524