major attraction on the Tank Bund Road is the Lumbini Park.
It has all the basic / essential requirements to lure the
kids. It has eat-out joints, boating facilities and enough
space for the children to jump around. The musical fountain
with two shows per day (7.15pm and 8pm), is an added advantage
and entices more visitors and tourists. The park remains closed
on every Monday. This beautiful entertainment park is situated
on the shore of Hussainsagar lake. The landscaping here is
a visual treat. A musically synchronized water fountain and
a floral clock are major attractions here. Lumbini Park jetty
is a major point for pleasure boating of AP Tourism.
Lumbini Park is one of the
beautiful parks in the twin cities Hyderabad and Secunderabad
located along the banks of Hussain Sagar Lake. Lumbini Park
is a part of the Buddha Poornima project developed by the
Hyderabad Urban Development Authority in 1994 and since then,
it has become an ideal place of relaxation and a place of
amusement. The park has been named after the garden that was
the birth place of Siddharth, the later day Buddha. It is
a hit with kids and families and has several attractions that
could lure you to spend an evening away from home, with your
The main attractions of the
park include a colourful floral clock, waterfalls and fountains.
The spectacular musical dancing fountain and water cascade
draws huge crowds. Normally, during summer time, three shows
are organised. However, due to the upgradation work being
taken up by the Hyderabad Urban Development Authority (HUDA),
currently the musical fountain show and the clock has been
put off temporarily. In this park every day organize a musical
fountain show at 6.30 evening. The fountains dance to the
tunes of popular numbers from Hindi and Telugu film songs.
This is one of the must see sight and almost the park is crowded
with visitors and picnickers.
The Lumbini park is surrounded by the state
Secretariat, the Hussain Sagar lake and the exotic Birla Mandir.
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