Ranchi Lake Overview

Ranked 6 of 34 sightseeing in Ranchi

Ranchi Lake is situated in the heart of the city, at the base of Ranchi Hill. It lies near G.P.O. and was excavated by a British agent named Colonel Onsley in 1842. The place is also a popular picnic and boating spot.

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What travellers are saying about Ranchi Lake

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: 1-2hrs
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Day
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Vishal Kumar

Vishal Kumar4.3/5

4 reviews

Ranchi lake

Ranchi lake is one of the biggest lake in Ranchi which is situated in the heart of Ranchi. It is situated right in front of sewa sadan hospital. There is also a park located in the precincts of the lake.

Er. rahul

Er. rahul4.3/5

184 reviews

Ranchi lake

Located at the base of the majestic Ranchi hill, this lake was constructed in the year 1842 by a British National Colonel Ansley. It is centrally located and has boating facilities.Being maintained by the authorities, this is the perfect spot to enjoy a relaxed evening and is ideal for picnics. The Ranchi hill itself is a popular tourist destination, it also has a Shiv Mandir at its top and one can get a panoramic view of the entire city from there.

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Parth Sabharwal

Parth Sabharwal5.0/5

380 reviews

A nice picnic spot

This lake is a beautiful place in Ranchi for picnic and enjoying the boating, people relax here and get energised. Mind and body can be charged positively here.

Tanmoy Chakraborty

Tanmoy Chakraborty4.3/5

18 reviews

A good relaxing place

A good place to visit calm, serene and soothing to the see. Just relax and do nothing. Have the cool breeze. Go around sunset to have a picture perfect view. Always wear shoes as you have to walk very along.



3 reviews

Natural water source

A nice visit to lakeside with my office mates to see natural water source in the city.

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