Punganur Lake, Yelagiri Hills
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Punganur Lake

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Punganur Lake
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6 Ratings & 6 Reviews

About Punganur Lake

Punganoor Lake is frequented by enthusiasts of boating and rowing activities. This man-made artificial lake has a circumference of 57 sq. m. In the centre of the lake a fountain is located, which can be reached by boating. In the vicinity of the lake, there is a floriculture garden that houses a variety of flowers and rides for kids.

Near the lake also lies a Mughal Garden having many play equipment for kids. An ideal place for leisure walks both in the morning and evening, the site also allures many birds, who come to have their feed. Situated in the centre of the Yelagiri Hills, the area around the lake is a popular picnic spot.
 

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What travellers are saying about this Sightseeing

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  • Excellent 0
  • Very Good 3
  • Good 2
  • Average 0
  • Below Average 1
  • Poor 0
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  • Best Time:  During Day
  • Length of visit:  1-2hrs
Facilities available
  • Food available for purchase
  • Bathroom facilities
  • Camera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowed

6 traveller reviews for Punganur Lake

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Usha Shashidhar

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  • Usha Shashidhar
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  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 6 Reviews
  •  4 helpful votes
  •  2210 readers

"Clean lake among nature"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted 1 month ago
The lake is beside the park and it is very clean, boating in the lake is refreshing. On the way to lake you can eat fresh cut mangoes, cucumber and guava. The park has a lot of trees.
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  • 2 votes

Gourav  Anand

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  • Gourav Anand
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  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 9 Reviews
  •  206 helpful votes
  •  22974 readers

"Good lake for boating"

  • 5.50/7
  • Posted Apr 8, 2014
Its best part was the boating. Though the ride was short but a good one. The canteens were good. There was a tower over which one can have a good sight of nearby lake and hills.
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  • 16 votes

Usha Sudhagar

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  • Usha Sudhagar
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  • Lives in Chennai
  • 5 Reviews
  •  38 helpful votes
  •  13266 readers

"Climate was good for boating"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted Oct 17, 2013
It was very crowded on Sunday afternoon, but the climate was too good for boating.
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  • 19 votes

Chandrasekaran Srinivasan

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  • 5 photos
  • 5 Reviews
  •  69 helpful votes
  •  10991 readers

"Do you like boating?"

  • 5.50/7
  • Posted Sep 28, 2013
An artificial lake with boating facilities.
Courteous and strict staff. They do not allow people for boating if they refuse life jackets and are tough with miscreants.
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  • 16 votes

Sahaya luncima.a

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  • Sahaya luncima.a
  • 4 Reviews
  •  35 helpful votes
  •  7293 readers

"Boating was available."

  • 3.00/7
  • Posted Aug 27, 2013
That was a good experience, but little boring, they don't allow us to play in the water at the shore of the lake. They don't even allow us to relax on the bench near the shore, we were chased from there stating the police is around. This was not at all good, we felt upset and annoyed.
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  • 16 votes

Manivannan P

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  • Manivannan P
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  • 5 Reviews
  •  41 helpful votes
  •  8143 readers

"Walk around the lake."

  • 5.50/7
  • Posted Aug 21, 2013
You can have a nice walk around the lake watching people on boat rides with a good breeze and hill view, etc.
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