Durgam Cheruvu is in a secluded location that is spread over an area of 63 acres and is a picturesque location surrounded by green pastures and scenic hills in Hyderabad. The reason behind this intriguing name is indistinct but old-timers assert, that for many years the lake remained hidden as there were no roads to reach the place and it was well kept away from naked eye for the last twenty years.This secret lake is situated close to Shilparamam craft village and the city’s software hub, Hitech city. The lake has now been developed into a haven for visitors. TSTDC has introduced boating facilities to lure tourists to this exotic place. Visitors throng this place for entertaining activities like fishing. This appealing lake serves as one best place for hangouts. It is also the most recommended picnic spot for busy Hyderabadis who look for a rejuvenating weekend. Adventure activities such as rock climbing, trekking and rappelling are some of the added attractions. The recently opened iconic cable bridge at this lake attracts many people.