The scenic Budhpara Lake is one of the best picnic spots in Raipur. Locals as well as tourists come here during holidays and weekends to spend some leisure time with their family and friends. It provides lots of outdoor recreational activities to the visitors such as swimming, fishing, boating, jogging, walking and numerous water-sport activities. The government of Chhattisgarh has spent a substantial amount in the overall development of the lake and considering the tourism potential has added lots of amenities and facilities for the tourists and guests. It has become one of the leading hot-spots in Raipur where families and couples come for picnicking, recreation and sightseeing.