Siva Ganga Garden, Thanjavur
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Siva Ganga Garden

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in Thanjavur
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3 Ratings & 3 Reviews

About Siva Ganga Garden

    • Not Allowed: Pets
    • Timings - Opening & Closing: Monday - Friday: 9.00 AM - 6.00 PM , Saturday: 9.00 AM - 6.00 PM , Sunday: 9.00 AM - 6.00 PM , Public Holidays: 9.00 AM - 6.00 PM

Siva Ganga Garden is one of the main attractions of Thanjavur. Siva Ganga garden is located within the Vijaynagara Fort nearby the Thanjavur Palace, towards the North East of Brihadeshwar temple. The garden features a large square tank, built in the 16th century, to provide water to the Thanjavur Palace. The garden as well as the tank was built by Sevappa Nayaka, the 16th century Nayak ruler of Thanjavur.

Siva Ganga Garden has become a popular picnic spot in Thanjavur, as it features a park and a well maintained garden with rare species of flowering plants.  
 


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  • Best Time:  During Sunset
  • Length of visit:  1-2hrs
Facilities available
  • Food available for purchase
  • Bathroom facilities
  • Camera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowed
  • Lockers/Storage

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Parth Sabharwal

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  • Parth Sabharwal
  • Lives in New Delhi
  • 244 Reviews
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"Garden for children's enjoyment"

  • 5.0/7
  • Posted 1 month ago
Shiv Ganga garden is the most attractive place in vijayanagara, children of all age groups enjoy here, very good species of flowers can be seen here, nice to visit here.
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Arjun Cibikrishna

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  • Arjun Cibikrishna
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  • 13 Reviews
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"A good place even for kids"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Aug 27, 2014
It's very simple garden it adjoin of big temple and kids will find best time in the evening and won't suggest for full time dedicate. A motor boating, toy train facilities and a miniature zoological garden are located within the park.
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Thulaseedharan Achary

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  • Lives in Punalur
  • 275 photos
  • 181 Reviews
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"Beautiful garden near the old bus stand"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted Aug 6, 2014
This is a beautiful garden near the old bus stand and close to a big temple. There are many attractions nearby. There is a horse ride for children. The vast garden area with illuminations in the evening is good. Large number of visitors spend evening time here.
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