Ramappa lake is a magnificent example of irrigation work of Kakatiya rulers constructed in 13- century A.D. during Ganapathi dava's time. its water is spread over an area of more than 82sq.kms with lush greenery all around. the lake is over looked by beautiful hill ranges in the background providing a spectacular view especially at sunset time. it is an excellent place for lovers of picnic and one can simple come here and relax under the shade of sprawling trees or walk around appreciating the beauty of nature or have a fascinating boat ride through lovely blue water.
Ramappa lake is situated about 1km away from ramappa temple near Palampet in Venkatapur Mandal. it is well connected by road with frequent bus service from Warangal city, which is about 70kms away.
There are excellent huts, eight in number and a good restaurant cum dining hall around ramappa lake but these are lying unused because of lake of proper maintenance. a tourism rest house is also there near the lake, which has three rooms and a dining hall. a Cmey group is operating boating facility to the tourists in the lake.
Lake bund is renovated near the guest house and arrangements are made to enjoy lake view. regular motoboating facilities provided by cmey group on rental basis. Cafeteria facility provided for the tourists. special buses from Warangal arranged for temple and lake visit on Saturday and Sundays.