LUMBINI PARK

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Location : On The Banks Of Hussain Sagar, Hyderabad
Named After : Birthplace Of Buddha
Main Attraction : Musical Fountain

Lumbini Park is a beautifully landscaped park on the banks of the Hussain Sagar Lake. It is a part of the Buddha Poornima project. It is located a few yards from the monolithic Buddha statue in the Hussain Sagar and offers great view of the lake, especially after sundown. The park has been named after the garden that was the birthplace of Buddha. The Lumbini Park is a recent addition to the amusement parks of Hyderabad and is an ideal meeting place for the young, evening strollers and fun loving children.

Lumbani Park, Andhra PradeshAt the main entrance of the park is a floral clock. It is rich with brightly coloured flowers of different shades. The park is a finely landscaped with patches of lush greenery here and there. Aesthetically decorated with seasonal flowering plants, rocks, pebbles and cacti, it has for good measure large trees, which provide good shade and neatly laid pathways for strollers.

A Musical
A musical fountain show at 6.30pm and 8.30pm is the main attraction. The fountains dance to the tunes of popular numbers from Hindi and Telugu film songs.

Children are seen in large numbers around the swings, slides and other joy rides.

Enjoy boat riding on Hussain Sagar and boat riders can have a wonderful view of the giant monolithic Buddha in granite and also the sculptured life story of the "Prince of Peace". The park is also provided with a hall for waiting passengers who wish to enjoy a boat ride in the Hussain Sagar.

The Hyderabad Urban Development Authority (HUDA) maintains the Lumbini Park. Many vendors sell lip smacking eats and drinks to satisfy the epicureans.

Closed on: Mondays
Timings: 9 am To 9pm

HOW TO GET THERE

Air: Hyderabad being the capital city is well connected by air from all the important cities of the country.

Rail: Hyderabad has got its own railhead and is connected with all the major cities within the state and outside.

Road: Regular bus service connects Hyderabad with all the important places within the country. For city transportation city buses, taxis, and auto rickshaws are also available.

WHERE TO STAY

Accommodation is available at the budget or star hotels in Hyderabad.



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