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Good place to see

Good place . Don't miss to see the newly constructed wire bridge. The second in India. View from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
diluraja
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Vast lake to enjoy a picnic and relax

At the age of76and my wife at 73 we love holidays and sightseeing in a relaxed way and with leisure... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
AmolakRattanK
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place . Don't miss to see the newly constructed wire bridge. The second in India. View from the bridge is awesome.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank diluraja
Reviewed 14 November 2018

At the age of76and my wife at 73 we love holidays and sightseeing in a relaxed way and with leisure . This huge place is perfect location to enjoy a picnic with friends and family and spend quality time enjoying the scenic beauty and lovely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AmolakRattanK
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Wow is what comes to mind on seeing the magnificent landscape of Ranjit Sagar Dam Some section are restricted and cannot be visited but the one which is open to all is good enough for a pleasure trip Sadly no good eating joints around so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Hazarisss
Reviewed 23 August 2018

As you leave Pathankot and enter the mountains you will see this lovely & humongous lake down the mountains. There are different roads leading to different spots. Perfect location do fishing, family picnic lunch or just hang around. The place is crowded on public holidays,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank falconsky
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Ranjit sagar dam is located approximately 40 km from Pathankot station. Had been there with family during the summer on a sunday. hence not much of water gushing below. it is worth a visit if one has not seen a dam before as one would...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

RSD trip was good because of the lovely green scenes all along, forest like cover lining the road, nice view more so in winters. a botanist or nature lovers dream route

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank DocRM
Reviewed 6 July 2018

The reservoir of Ranjit Sagar Dam is a big tourist attraction near Pathankot . People Coming from the plain areas of North India find it as a major attraction . Tourists love this place and enjoy street food . Amolak Rattan Kohli Former Governor of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AmolakRattanK
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We ten couples visited this place on our way to Dalhousie from Amritsar on 28th April. Grand views. Majestic piece of Architecture. This dam also known as the Thein Dam is part of a hydroelectric project constructed by the Government of Punjab on the Ravi River on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Arunverma
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Hi. Very Important thing first before visiting. You need a permission to enter the dam site and need to book the accommodation. When you start from Pathankot, on the way to Dam there is a barrier called Jugial barrier. about 15 kms before the dam...More

Date of experience: March 2018
4  Thank Vivek B
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Before I start, you need permission to enter this place beforehand. It’s a beautiful sight, huge huge reservoir of water. We also went inside the building where electricity is generated. God knows how many scary floor down. The staff was helpful and explained stuff to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Response from falconsky | Reviewed this property |
There are no particulars procedures on the this. The place is people friendly and if you are traveling using public transport then book in advance. Else if you are with your own transportation you can look where you want to... More
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Response from Deeraj S | Reviewed this property |
If you want to visit the dam then you can request the dam authorities at the entrance. But if you just want to vist adjoining area od dam covered with water there is no need for any permission. If you ever come to vist dam... More
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