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Linganamakki Dam

6 Km From Jog Falls, Shimoga, India
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Linganamakki dam built on the Saravathi river with primary purpose of power generation. Visiting... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2017
ElgaKevin
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Bengaluru, India
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Libganamakki Dam its Good place to see between the june to octobar. Lingamakki dam is an restricted... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2017
mohansmg2009
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Shimoga, India
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6 Km From Jog Falls, Shimoga, India
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Linganamakki dam built on the Saravathi river with primary purpose of power generation. Visiting dam requires prior permission, since we didn't have permission, our driver took us to the view point, the entire area was covered under fog with no view hence we proceeded to...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Libganamakki Dam its Good place to see between the june to octobar. Lingamakki dam is an restricted area so we cannot go there. But we can enjoy in the jogfalls and honne maradu nice places.

1  Thank mohansmg2009
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is near to jog falls, there is a view point from where we can see the dam. Cannot get the clear site though. On the way to the dam on the left hand side one can fin the hanging bridge which is great for...More

1  Thank Anusri2015
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We gone for iv . Really the dam is huge filled with scenic beauty all over the place . They didnt allow us to take mobiles security is of high.

Thank Manoj P
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Reviewed 17 December 2016

Linganamakki Dam is a very important dam for the local people of Shimoga. It supports their water requirements. I visited this dam during the summer. Even then, it was flowing very full. It produce the Jog water fall when it reached the edge of the...More

1  Thank Rajeevan M
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

It is restricted for public. However we could get required permissions to enter the dam. Some repair work in going on. The dam looked full, but an officer explained it was only half the capacity and since there hasn't been much rains, it is going...More

Thank Swaroop K
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

We visited this place on Aug 6th. We had been staying at KSTDC Mayura hotel in Jog falls. We hired a cab and drove to Linganmakki dam We were previously told we aren't allowed to take a stroll on the dam, so, we were expecting...More

Thank GKKrishna
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

We stayed in Sharavathi Adventure Camp and a guide from there took us to see Linganmakki Dam from a different view point in Kargal. As one needs to know officials and take permission to get into the Dam, we decided to do something totally different....More

1  Thank Archanarudra26
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Reviewed 16 February 2016

Shimoga or Shivamogga city is a district in the state of Karnataka, India. It lies on the banks of Tunga River. It is considered to be the gateway for the hilly region of Western Ghats, nick named as ‘Gateway of Malnad’. It is surrounded by...More

1  Thank Profvns
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

I visited this dam on 25th Dec 2015 from the upstream side. Could get access only to yjew from upstream side as you need to know people in the Govt department to access the dam fully. Still a nice private place to be with family...More

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Response from ElgaKevin | Reviewed this property |
We didn't stay at this property but in Tip Top residency at Sagara. However, we saw this from outside, our driver told the package is per head rather than per room (close to 3K).
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