Saroornagar is a mandal in Andhra Pradesh that tourists in the area may want to check out. There are several sites of interest here, including the Indoor Stadium built when Hyderabad hosted the National Games as well as Priyadarshini Park. The most striking sites and the ones that generally command the most attention from sightseers, however, are the Saroornagar Lake and Saroornagar Palace, which is now known as the Victoria Memorial Orphanage.
Saroornagar Lake is one of the main water bodies of Hyderabad, and like most of the other manmade lakes in the region, designed to store rainwater in order for residents of nearby towns and cities to use for things like the irrigation of crops. Built in the 16th century, [Read more…]