Shamirpet is famous for the Shamirpet Lake. People recognize the place by Shamirpet Lake which is also known as Pedda Chervu.Best place for picnic spot like Deer Park,Shamirpet Lake,Ratnalayam temple (Lord Venkateshwara) which is newly constructed and nice place to visit and pray god . From secunderabad ,patny cross roads the drive to shamirpet is quite pleasant barring the three traffic junctions at Jubilee bus-stand and trimulgherry cross roads. After the first 7 Kms the moment you get down the Alwal flyover, the drive to shamirpet gets increasingly pleasant with nice cool breeze due the cantonment region and greenary on the sides of the roads.
Shamirpet Lake is situated about 20 kms north of Secunderabad. It is an artificial one, built during the reign of the Nizams. Its beautiful rocky terrain gives us ample opportunity to use our skills to navigate around the boulders while keeping an eye on the lake and surrounding water bodies…sure is a sight for sore eyes. The periphery of the lake has a lot of boulders and rocks of different sizes, therby giving ample opportunities to beginners who want to try their hand at rock-climbing and bouldering.