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Valvan Dam

Near Khopoli Power Plant | 2 Km From Lonavala, Khandala, Lonavala, India
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Good spot for hangout

The place by itself is beautiful however in recent years, human settlement near the place has... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2018
virendrabaid55
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Navi Mumbai, India
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Valvan Dam is a water barrage that serves as the water source for the Khopoli Power Station, owned... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2017
Manoj K
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Near Khopoli Power Plant | 2 Km From Lonavala, Khandala, Lonavala, India
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

The place by itself is beautiful however in recent years, human settlement near the place has tarnished the natural beauty of the place.

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Reviewed October 31, 2017

Valvan Dam is a water barrage that serves as the water source for the Khopoli Power Station, owned by Tata Power. This dam is built across River Kundali, originating from the Western Ghats. The water impounded by this dam forms a beautiful artificial reservoir, which...More

Thank Manoj K
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Reviewed September 27, 2017

Dam was quite huge in area. I have never seen such a beautiful and wonderful view. Place was too calm and serene.

1  Thank jkrupali2015
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Reviewed September 9, 2017

Nothing to do, just a sighting place. Poorly maintained and not worth much. Can be avoided. If time permits then do it otherwise its better to do other sightseeing.

Thank Lalbahadur
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

It is used as water source for khopoli power station. A nice garden is situated here. It's nice spot of picnics.

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Reviewed April 18, 2017

The place was very dirty & stinking the approach the the spot is also not well maintained.The water was very dirty.

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Reviewed December 11, 2016

Part of the Valvan Lake - the dam is privately operated. The views are very nice and you get a glimpse of waterfalls too. Worth visiting.

Thank Jvalant
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Reviewed October 25, 2016

It is near to the city. When we went there it did not had much of water but still it had very good view. children will like it. Cool breeze flows here. in monsooon you can see water falls from the nearby hills.

Thank TheBestAtIt
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Reviewed September 11, 2016

This lake has been made to provide water for a nearby Hydro-electric project. Not much to see or do here,apart from look at the water and the surroundings. Can spend 5-10 minutes here en route to better tourist attraction points. I was accompanied by my...More

11  Thank Shourjendra D
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Reviewed August 17, 2016

Great Family place to see the lush greenery around the place... its a huge dam and well maintained.......good picnic spot

Thank arun_kolk
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