Lakaram Lake Khammam, or Mini Tank Bund, is now the beauty with brightness every day. The Lakaram Lake suspension bridge brought more beauty to the pond; people will be refreshed by visiting the place in the evenings. Lakaram Park Khammam timings are from 5 AM to 8 PM.
Khammam Lakaram Park is an artificial lake that is one of the major attractions. Thummala Gadda Cheruvu is now constructed as a park to serve drinking water for the sub-urban region Khanapuram Haveli in Khammam. Most people use Lakaram water for irrigation and also for drinking purposes.
People in the city are now enjoying the peaceful spaces to spend with their friends and families. It is maintained with greenery and cleanliness to make the lake view look more beautiful.
Residents of the city are also provided boating with minimal charges. There are also some authentic boat rides for the water riders.
Lakaram Lake Suspension Bridge
Recently, Transport Minister Puvvada Ajay Kumar inaugurated the Lakaram Lake Suspension Bridge. It gives a strange experience for the people; in the evenings, the suspension bridge has different colours of lights. Lakaram Park is also known as Mini Tank Bund, which resembles the Tank Bund of Hyderabad.
The Cable Bridge is between the two 80-foot tall towers; the main cables for anchorage and hanging the deck are from a South Korean company. The suspension bridge is 120 metres in length and 1.5 meters in width.
Lakaram Park Khammam Timings
Lakaram Park Khammam timings are from Morning 5 am to 8 am and in the evening from 5 pm to 8 pm. But people can come in the early mornings for walking or jogging. The other facilities in the Park are an open gym, musical fountains, food courts, a walking track, rope cycling, and projectors.
The best time to visit the Park is to watch the suspension bridge with lights and boating in the evenings, which gives a pleasant feeling. The best season to visit Lakaram Lake is between March to July and in the winter months from October to February. There are small shopping outlets also for children and adults to shop for snacks, toys, etc.
Boating Fare in Lakaram Park
Boating in Lakaram Lake starts in the evening from 5 pm to 8 pm.
- For Motor Boat: Rs 40 per person
- For Steam Boat: Rs 300 for four persons
Nearest Places to visit
- Khammam Fort
- Sthambadri Lakshmi Narasumha Swamy Temple
- Jamalapuram Venkateswara Swamy Temple
- Kusumanchi Shivalayam
- Swayambhu Venkateswara Swamy Temple Jeela Cheruvu
- Palair Lake
How to Reach
By Air: To reach Lakaram Park by air, the nearest airport is Hyderabad, 220 km from Khammam.
Train: The nearest railway station to reach the Lake is Khammam Railway station, with a 3 km distance.
Road: To reach the Park, people can go by bus, car, auto, etc.