Pocharam Reservoir Lake

Medak, which is situated close to 80 kms from Hyderabad, is definitely an ideal location for one looking for quick weekend getaway. Pocharam located around 20 kms away from Medak boasts of a reservoir and a small animal sanctuary. The reservoir serves as a storage point on the Allair River and is also a favourite picnic spot for travelers who thoroughly enjoy fishing at this reservoir. Medak can be reached by NH7 highway from Hyderabad within two hours. The dam was built between 1916-1922 over Allair, a tributary of the River Manjeera.